Fired Up Synopsis
Hoping to pick up girls, two high-school athletes skip football camp and join the cheerleaders.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The teensploitation premise is like something a porn filmmaker from the '70s might have come up with. But Fired Up! has one added quirk: The...
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It’s surprisingly funny for another weak "American Pie" rip-off; Nicholas D'Agosto and Eric Christian Olsen make a hilarious pair; If...
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

The movie has a sharper and more acerbic screenplay than you normally find in bargain-basement, D-list teen comedies.
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New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
If this movie were a teenager, you'd put it on Ritalin right away.
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
I didn't half-mind Fired Up, but half a mind is more than it deserves.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Though not nearly as raucously funny as the leads in "Wedding Crashers," Nick and Shawn resemble junior versions of the one-track-minded...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Fired Up feels like everybody's first time doing anything - writing, acting, directing, cheerleading.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
It's like being trapped for an hour-and-a-half in a pound full of yappy puppies.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Here is a movie that will do for cheerleading what "Friday the 13th" did for summer camp.
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Tries waaay too hard, just like its motormouth jock-snark heroes.
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It Depends on Your Age

By jman_the_movie_fan44
Im a teenager and to all of you parents who wont let your kid see this movie, here are the few requirements i am listing for you to know wether or not to let your kid see this film: 1. They should...

Should be rated R for Raunchy, Ridiculous, Rank

By mom_on_guard
My 13 year old daughter wanted to see this movie the day it came out. Oh my goodness! It should have been rated R for the not so well disguised sexually based scenes and the frequent and blatant...

Fired Up.

By JDB728
I saw an advance screening for this a few months ago(the unfinished product). It was quite funny, probably will be one of the funniest movies of the year. It didn't rely on the "poop joke" or "hit in...

Laughing till i can barely breath

By m00ng0ddess08
this movie was great, i went with my boyfriend who was an male cheerleader and it was just laugh after laugh. there was physical comedy and witty comedy. It was charming and witty with a great sound...

Fired Up is on FIRE!

By writer3
Really funny movie... went in with low expectations, but came out adoring the script and acting. I am still surprised how downright funny this movie is. I think the "critical" reviews are grossly...


By TKBawlin95
Ok, I am thirteen years old and i just seen this movie and got home right now. Everyone said this movie is really bad but it was really good and it's probably because it does not suit your age...


By waukee1414
This movie is not just a cheerleading movie it is abut these to histarical guys. It has homour that any age even the boring people would love, it because it is sooo funny. I just can't explain how...

vastly underrated

By Biggie21
I thought this movie was going to be really funny and I wasn't disappointed. Its not a movie for people who can't take crude humor but for light hearted people looking for a good laugh this is the...

the best

By bridnt69890
this movie was the best thing everrrrrr. you peoplessssssss dont no what you are talking aboutttttttttttttttttttttttttt. soo shut-uppppppppppp. i dont like people that trash this movie. it...

Super Funny

By yayyayyay
saw it, laffed hard, surprised -- really great. go g o go...

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For crude and sexual content throughout, partial nudity, language and some teen partying
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Raging hormones rule in crude cheerleading comedy.
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