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Run, Fat Boy, Run Review

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1.5

Dave White Profile

It asks you to side with a jerk. Read full review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 3.0
    48

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
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    critic review scores.

  • 25

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    Simon Pegg has what it takes, but he's saddled himself with a script (co-written by Pegg and Michael Ian Black) that Adam Sandler wouldn't have pulled out of his bottom drawer.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Phillips

    One of the problems with the new comedy Run, Fat Boy, Run is that it’s not English enough, even though its antagonist is a thoroughly detestable American go-getter.

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  • 60

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter

    The pic benefits from a loveable-loser turn by Simon Pegg, but the "Shaun of the Dead" star's presence may also lead to disappointment for those familiar with his work.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    Amiable, consistently amusing and surprisingly affecting, it has the flavor of a Nick Hornby novel, with its focus on an overgrown boy struggling to grow up and be a man.

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