Critic scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.
It's fast, light and funny and not top-heavy with special effects and epic-scale destruction. Read full review
Essentially just an above-average Hong Kong action movie, but as such, it's still far better than just about anything else Van Damme has done. Read full review
Working from a formulaic script by Steven E. De Souza, Hark employs a variety of visual stratagems to keep the action fast and flashy. Read full review
Van Damme and his cronies (including Lela Rochon, Paul Sorvino, and, for no immediately graspable reason, Rob Schneider as Van Damme's rabbity sidekick) race, speed, shoot, chop, and zip through scenes of such festive mayhem, plot is a clunky afterthought, like a lopsided fake Prada label on a cheap nylon knapsack.
Read full review
In essence, the whole Knock Off experience can be summed up neatly in four words: loud, stupid, blurry, frenetic. Read full review
Hong Kong action pioneer Tsui Hark is in high form here, tricking out the bare-bones story with disorienting camera angles, trick photography and virtuoso action sequences. Read full review
An amusement park special, screaming from start to finish with no brakes, no plot and no acting to speak of. Read full review
The ridiculous complications might have worked if there had been an awareness of how absurd they are. Read full review
The plot is as incomprehensible as the dubbing and many of the special effects are neither special nor effective. Read full review
It's amazing how boring an action movie can be when there's absolutely no point to all of the sound and fury. Read full review
Be the first to rate
Fandango, the ultimate movie ticketing destination, is your source for movie tickets and movie times. Know before you go to the theater, watch HD movie trailers and videos in the highest quality available. Find movie reviews, theater listings, and detailed information about new and upcoming films. If you're interested in DVDs, visit our DVD section for reviews, movie photos, trailers, and more.
Copyright © 2013 Fandango. All rights reserved. Your Personal Box Office