Knucklehead Synopsis
A con man uses a gentle giant as his unwitting accomplice in a get-rich-quick scheme.
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Variety

Knucklehead has a professional slickness about it, flawless shooting by d.p. Kenneth Zunder, and Johnston's perfectly cloying score. The...
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40

The New York Times

By Mike Hale
A number of talented performers are stymied by this mediocre material.
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38

Orlando Sentinel

By Roger Moore
Director Michael W. Watkins, whose decades of TV credits go back to "Quantum Leap," manages one clever visual gag - a bus wreck, observed...
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30

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
This lame comedy about a big doofus who enters the fight game manages to take every cliche in the book and render them even more cliched.
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25

New York Post

By Kyle Smith
A 2010 movie that could have been made in 1940.
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20

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Half-assed, halfhearted attempt to copy the Farrellys' out-there style is missing both their jackassical riffs and their heart.
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20

Time Out New York

By Joshua Rothkopf
A distinctly shameless and shoddily made family comedy.
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20

Village Voice

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A schmaltzy family comedy that won't pass the smell test for kids, parents, or even stoner second cousins, Knucklehead is too sluggish for...
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Five Word Review

By realdreams
boring disguising junk predictable bs...

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Rated PG-13 | For Crude humor, language and some fighting action