83

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The best thing about the movie is that it keeps drawing conclusions in opposite directions.
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75

Portland Oregonian

By Shawn Levy
There are a few chuckles, a few head-scratches and, thankfully, very few missteps. It charms.
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50

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
It's a movie so late in noticing a shift in American male grooming that for a documentary on the subject to work, Spurlock would either have to pitch it to our grandparents (or be a grandparent) or trace the arc of the shift and unpack it.
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50

Salon.com

By Andrew O'Hehir
It's kind of endearing and kind of asinine.
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40

Austin Chronicle

By Marc Savlov
Mansome is mostly miss, and pretty thin as well.
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40

Time Out New York

By David Fear
Their brotherly bickering may be a useful time killer until the new Arrested Development episodes drop, but it's ultimately foamy filler added to a frustratingly frothy film that says nothing about its subject.
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40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Think of Mansome as the equivalent of a $10 manicure: It'll modestly enhance your day without making any lasting impact.
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38

Slant Magazine

The sociological commentary and historical perspectives are superficial at best and the targets often too easy.
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
So you get comments from the likes of Paul Rudd, Adam Carolla and Judd Apatow, all trying to be funny, but not one says anything remotely amusing or worth hearing.
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25

New York Post

Mansome is basically a reality-TV episode, with similar production values and precisely the same depth of perception.
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35 out of 100
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