Critic scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.
Formulaic and derivative, but sufficiently well made to work as both teen-angst melodrama and bone-rattling brawl picture. Read full review
Although the movie set in the hot new arena of mixed martial arts is a bit short on star power, it's energetic and warm-hearted enough to become a word-of-mouth hit. Read full review
The movie is just a cheesy, preposterous, semi-eroticized way of yelling, "Fight! Fight!," when two people go at it in the school cafeteria. Read full review
A junior version of "Fight Club," only with no movie stars and different moves. Read full review
It’s a little “Karate Kid,” a smidge of “Fight Club” (with none of the ironic ambivalence toward violence that David Fincher brought to that story), a lot of “The O.C.” (evil boy Gigandet played an evil boy on that series), and presto: probable hit. Read full review
By the time ever-noble, ever-watchable Djimon Hounsou shows up to teach earnest young Jake honor and roundhouse kicks, the power-rock and smashmouth idiocy become like a fever dream, sweaty and hard to shake off. Read full review
This movie isn't bad just because it follows a formula slavishly but because it does so without verve or passion. Read full review
At times, the film is more fun than it deserves to be, and it's probably a lot more fun if you're a 13-year-old with an addiction to "Bully: Scholarship Edition." Read full review
A formula flick that should have tapped out in the script stage. Read full review
Movie is dopey. And with its emphasis on stupid violence, xylophone abs, and getting yourself on YouTube, it's yet another product that makes you feel bad about today's youth culture. Read full review
it's got its moves down
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