63

Slant Magazine

By Nick Schager
While the Nitro Circus's many achievements are impressive, they pale in comparison to those of Knoxville and company's.
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60

The Hollywood Reporter

By John DeFore
Falling somewhere between the X Games and Jackass on the Knievel Scale of Senseless Self-Endangerment, the crew known as Nitro Circus offers more physical and technical prowess than Johnny Knoxville's crew without stooping to anything so disciplined it might accidentally be called a sport.
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50

Los Angeles Times

Strictly for fans only.
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50

The New York Times

By Neil Genzlinger
Only a couple of times do the stunts have that extra ingredient - wit - that makes this kind of thing amusing to watch.
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40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Even if you appreciate the sight of grown men acting like idiots, the film's repetitive pacing and self-congratulatory air start to feel exhausting.
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40

Variety

Watching people take their lives into their hands shouldn't be as tedious as Nitro Circus: The Movie 3D, which could be described as "Jackass" with a death wish (or "Wipeout" without the water).
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25

New York Post

It's their hard luck that this movie is being released as the Olympics wind down. The contrast with the beauty and self-discipline seen for the past two weeks doesn't exactly work to the advantage of Nitro Circus.
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43 out of 100
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