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Leatherheads

Rated PG-13 for brief strong language.

PG-13 In Theaters 04/4/2008 , 113min.
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Viewer Score
61%
Viewer score based on 14 ratings
56%
Critic score based on 34 reviews

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June 11, 2009
Jjbedn
its the best movie i have ever seen in my entire life!!!!!!!^__^ if you havent seen it, you need to ASAP!.I love the sarcasm between Renee Zellweger and George Clooney. both played their roles very perfectly :D I couldnt stop watching it:P i especially loved Zellweger's part and I still can't believe how wonderful the whole film was. definately a must see film
May 22, 2008
jdlewis60
Worst movie made in years. Clooney was horrible in this. He was a waiter before he made it big in Hollywood, so I guess that makes him a political genius. Anyway he's a good actor, but he was horrid in this.
May 22, 2008
dawnpalmolive
Going in descending order -Great - Cinematography, music, John Krasinski playing a lovable sell-out (all those posters!)Good - George Clooney's Dodge is scruffy, funny, and amazingly enough, knows when to leave the party.Okay - Renee Zellweger, who was robbed of her Oscar for playing a 20's moll in CHICAGO, is frustrating because Leatherheads is set in the 20's and she is not delivering. There's
May 22, 2008
mageemck
Sorry, but this movie just bored me to death. I couldn't quite get what the big deal was with the mian plot. Zellweger ; way over acts and Clooney is practically kissing the lens. Sorry .... total bomb fest .. 1 out of 5 stars. thanks
May 22, 2008
told cha s0 x
This movie was quite boring to me. I understood everything that was going on just fine, it was just an extremely slow moving storyline. Thats really the only thing I can say. It was good, and decent, but not the best movie i've ever seen.

Critic Reviews powered by Metacritic ™

Washington Post
There's a flatness about the whole enterprise -- like drinking champagne, but from an old house slipper. Re: his performance, Clooney is terrific. His comparison to old movie stars is not just hype. He really does possess the combination of supreme confidence and humility that has been the hallmark of the biggest male Hollywood stars. Full Review
A.O. Scott
The New York Times
What is harder to comprehend is how Mr. Clooney turned out such a sloppy, haphazard and tonally incoherent piece of work. Leatherheads lurches hectically between Coen brothers-style pastiche and John Saylesian didacticism, while Mr. Clooney works his brow and his jaw and waits in vain for his charm to kick in and save the day. Full Review
Carina Chocano
Los Angeles Times
Leatherheads proceeds agreeably, hitting occasional high notes when it isn't getting bogged down in forced slapstick hi-jinks. Full Review
Claudia Puig
USA Today
More amiable than witty and relying heavily on the likability and charm of its lead actors, Leatherheads scores more points as a retro romantic comedy than a football saga. Full Review
Dana Stevens
Slate
Better than a finger in your eye. It's a perfectly passable, if instantly forgettable, date movie, lushly shot by Newton Thomas Sigel and with a script intelligently versed in American classics like "His Girl Friday" and "Hail the Conquering Hero." Full Review

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