75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The laughs, including the big laughs, keep coming right up to the closing seconds.
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75

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

Like the incompetent spy himself, this is a comedy that will sneak up on the skeptical and defy low expectations, producing something smart enough to neatly balance the thrills and the yuks.
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63

USA Today

By Scott Bowles
It's breezy stuff, to be sure. And while English is far from becoming the Pink Panther for the Facebook generation, Atkinson has a breezy rapport with junior Agent Tucker (Daniel Kaluuya) that's reminiscent of Peter Sellers' Inspector Clouseau and his relationship with sidekick Kato.
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60

Movieline

By Stephanie Zacharek
Johnny English Reborn never quite ignites, even though it starts out promisingly enough.
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By Clark Collis
Fans of sophisticated humor may feel empathy with, if not sympathy for, the lead character on those many occasions he is kicked in the nuts.
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50

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Johnny English Reborn sounds like a reboot, but it's actually a tired recycling of something that wasn't exactly fresh to begin with.
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

Even the most desperately deprived secret-agent devotee will find little to cheer in this yawn-tastic 007 send-up.
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38

Washington Post

I spent most of Johnny English wondering whom the filmmakers were targeting. While childish and silly, it's far too violent for young kids.
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38

Boston Globe

By Tom Russo
After a fast, funny start, the new sequel, Johnny English Reborn, proves to be more of the same.
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20

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
It must be said that everyone - including Dominic West and Rosamund Pike -- works awfully hard to entertain us. But that just makes it all the more depressing when joke after joke falls painfully flat. Stay home and introduce your kids to Mr. Bean, instead.
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46 out of 100
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