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Based on 26 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 75
    Edward Guthmann San Francisco Chronicle

    Apart from Lawrence's goofing, Blue Streak isn't much of a movie. show more

  • 75
    Andy Seiler USA Today

    Thinking isn't going to do anyone a bit of good during Blue Streak. Turn off your brain instead and you might enjoy it. show more

  • 75
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    The plot is formula all the way, but Lawrence has found a way to incorporate the physical techniques of the great silent stars with his standup comic's arsenal, and it's a pleasure to watch him at work. show more

  • 33
    Cody Clark Mr. Showbiz

    An empty reminder that Martin Lawrence can be pretty funny, in a spastic, loose-limbed way -- maybe next time he'll get a worthwhile script. show more

  • 75
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    A Martin Lawrence performance that deserves comparison with Richard Pryor and Eddie Murphy, with a touch of Mel Gibson's zaniness in the midst of action. show more

  • 75
    Jonathan Foreman New York Post

    It isn't particularly subtle or original. But it's a good-natured late-summer romp fueled by Lawrence's manic shtick. show more

  • 75
    Boston Globe

    A rather witty, streetwise comedy/action movie with a lot going for it. show more

  • 50
    Curtis Morgan Miami Herald

    The story is stale, action uninspired, pacing lackadaisical. The whole production looks a little cut-rate, too. show more

  • 50
    Wesley Morris San Francisco Examiner

    The comedian's thankful willingness to do anything for Blue its redeeming grace. show more

  • 50
    Baltimore Sun

    Utterly lightweight. show more

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