Tenacious D: The Pick of Destiny Synopsis
KG & JB begin a friendship that could lead to the formation of the greatest rock band in the world.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
Comic gold for anyone who is currently stoned, has been stoned in the past or spends a lot of time around stoned people.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

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Sticks to formula but delivers some seriously dumb laughs.
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Works just like a Tenacious D song. The movie feels giddy and eruptive, dopily enthralled with itself, and more or less made up on the spot.
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63

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
As a movie, it’s a mess — and lazy, too.
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Baked and half-baked, Tenacious D does manage to give the term potty humor a new meaning. That's some kind of genius, right?
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63

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Proudly, and often hilariously, juvenile, "Destiny" is packed with typically grandiose Tenacious D anthems - the sort that thrill...
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63

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
Ultimately, Tenacious D is a sight gag -- two unprepossessing, chunky dudes rocking out like wiry guitar gods -- supplemented by spot-on...
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63

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
The movie is spotty. The short films, essentially comic sketches, were more consistently funny. The movie lags on occasion, but it also has...
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63

Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
The Pick of Destiny is fast and funny, and you can't beat the songs (especially the not exactly heartwrenching Dude I Totally Miss You).
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63

New York Post

By Kyle Smith
The beginning and end are classics.
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best movie ever

By guy who reviews stuff
go now!Best movie ever , and the sound track is pretty aswome too....

Tenacious D: The Pick of Destiny review

By Blackshot
One of my TOP 10.. ( in terms of enjoyment, as well as visual & mental stimulation) I ? love it ?...

I loved this movie!

By WhaHoo
I have to say, for a movie that has done so badly in box offices, I am amazed at how good of a movie this is. I am actually going to go and see it again. I loved it. Music was great, acting was good,...

By kylepie11
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Totally Amazing!

By B-radTheCoug
This movie is awesome, especially if you appreciate The D.  Jack Black is hilarious, as is the brief cameo role of Ben Stiller.  The movie is funny, but ultimately, it is the music of...

the Rock that Ruled

By cash nebraska
I'm glad I went with the dudes and not the wife. I have looked upon the screen and was magically transported to my innerheadbanger. Believe in the D for they believe in you, and the those who rock,...

This movie is for the fans - but who isn't a fan of the D?

By szostakj
If you are a fan of the D, you'll love this! Great music, great lyrics and great JB and KG. Lots of inside stuff, which makes it more fun for those of us in the know. If you don't know the D, you...

Beutiful

By Cycrolus
I loved the story line and the comedy. I like The D's music and Jack Black is hilarious. It was cool getting to see KG act hes really funny too. I just thought the language was a little over the top....

Just like the concert

By carriervt
This movie was just like the concert, which was great....

Better than ****pushups

By ReMaster
Aside from the fantastic musical score this picture enjoys, the flippant and easy comedy is a welcome relief from some of the more formulaic comedies out there. This movie is simple, direct, and...

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Rated R | For pervasive language, sexual content and drug use
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 15+ Yup, it's Jack Black -- with an "R" ... really.
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