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The Hebrew Hammer Review

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  • 3.0

    out of 100

    Mixed or average reviews
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  • 20

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Michael Rechtshaffen

    A crass, sophomoric and, more to the point, offensively unfunny parody that sets out to remake Shaft and his blaxploitation ilk as a Jewish action hero.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    Village Voice J. Hoberman

    The result is explicit, if less than hilarious. The Hebrew Hammer lacks the edge of Adam Sandler's "Chanukah Song," although as anti-seasonal fare, it would make a suitably unbearable double bill with Terry Zwigoff's "Bad Santa."

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Variety David Rooney

    Although amusing as often as not, the material remains more comedy-sketch fodder than a fully developed feature.

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