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Based on 29 Reviews
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fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 75
    Peter Hartlaub San Francisco Chronicle

    Comic gold for anyone who is currently stoned, has been stoned in the past or spends a lot of time around stoned people. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    The movie is spotty. The short films, essentially comic sketches, were more consistently funny. The movie lags on occasion, but it also has quite a few laughs. show more

  • 63
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

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

  • 63
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    Proudly, and often hilariously, juvenile, "Destiny" is packed with typically grandiose Tenacious D anthems - the sort that thrill 15-year-old boys listening alone in their bedrooms. show more

  • 70
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Sticks to formula but delivers some seriously dumb laughs. show more

  • 63
    Connie Ogle Miami Herald

    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). show more

  • 63
    Kyle Smith New York Post

    The beginning and end are classics. show more

  • 63
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    Ultimately, Tenacious D is a sight gag -- two unprepossessing, chunky dudes rocking out like wiry guitar gods -- supplemented by spot-on digs at the macho bombast and Dungeons & Dragons silliness that drives heavy-metal mania. show more

  • 63
    Wesley Morris Boston Globe

    As a movie, it’s a mess — and lazy, too. show more

  • 50
    Michael Phillips Chicago Tribune

    A large amount of dope is smoked in The Pick of Destiny, perhaps the most since the salad days of Cheech & Chong. This may be the problem. Pot rarely helped anybody's comic timing. show more

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