Hot Fuzz Synopsis
A British constable feels certain foul play is afoot when grisly accidents rock his quiet village.
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Pegg and Wright are armed with an endlessly impressive arsenal of attention grabbers, from witty editing tricks to a wry soundtrack and a...
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TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
It's as laceratingly entertaining as its predecessor.
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Charlotte Observer

By Lawrence Toppman
If you see Hot Fuzz, you'll never again watch a Michael Bay film without howling with disrespectful laughter.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
In the very funny cop comedy Hot Fuzz, overachieving London police officer Nicholas Angel (Simon Pegg) commits a very British sin: He's too...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
It's bloody carnage - or it's ketchup, or bolognese sauce, at the very least.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
It's to the "Lethal Weapon" movies what left-hand driving on a country lane is to a freeway chase: pokey, more than a little daft, but with...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
Plays like two films in one, and succeeds on both levels.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
It's a blast.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Though it's no "Monty Python," Hot Fuzz is a clever, over-the-top marriage of mayhem and merriment.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Ray Bennett
All the action is staged with energy, but it gets relentless without anything really funny going on.
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If You Liked 'Shaun of the Dead,' Here's Your Next Movie

By cwalton
Simon Pegg and the gang who brought you the cult classic 'Shaun of the Dead' are back at it again, this time skewering the buddy cop genre. Those who loved the witty, somewhat mock-serious (read:...

By the power of Greyskull!

By beasta
This is far and away the best buddy cop film I have ever seen. It's instantly engaging with its lightning fast pace that doesn't ever let up, and the comedy in this film is better than anything...


By cren_81q56P
Lame, 30 minutes too long. No laugh out loud moments here. It's a MISS for me....

Hot Fuzz rocks!!!

By dribobee
I went to see Hot Fuzz in an early sneak peak in Santa Monica, California with Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and Edgar Wright being in attendance. The movie was is different from Shaun of the...

The best movie of the year so far

By Beachmountain
This movie was such an unexpected surprise for myself and my friends. Absolutely hilarious with a great story. Why this movie is only in limited release while we are constantly tortured with so...

Wyatt Earp Syndrome?

By Seamus512
Well it could be or rather a very overly zealous officer gets the dull liittle village for a assignment. This flic is bloody hilarious. Watch it, then watch it again and again....

Hot Fuzz is Brilliant!

By 29th_street
Hot Fuzz was unlike any comedy you will ever see! It was the funniest movie I have seen this year and 10 times better than thier first film Shaun of the Dead. The movie is so funny I laughed so hard...

British comedy at its best!

By Jozmoz
I just loved this movie, infact i'm going again! I loved the over the top grisly murders, the subtle humour and all the parodies. Simon Pegg is the funniest guy around at the moment. I love British...

My dream came true...

By bob
..."Reno 911" and "Shaun of the Dead" finally had a baby!! Hilarious....


By tsunamimom
I have just returned from a vacation in England where I saw this movie and am dismayed that I have to wait until 20th April to see it again. From start to finish this film is total entertainment;...

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Rated R | For violent content including some graphic images, and language
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