Metascore
64

Generally favorable reviews - based on 24 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 14 out of 24
  2. Negative: 1 out of 24
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  1. Reviewed by: Nick Schager
    Mar 25, 2012
    25
    A second-rate dude comedy in which an untalented knucklehead becomes a star through brute violence.
User Score
7.1

Generally favorable reviews- based on 72 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 19 out of 23
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 23
  3. Negative: 4 out of 23
  1. Dec 20, 2014
    10
    I have to admit it i'm a big fan of hockey and this movie is just perfect.He's funny but sometimes serious and when they show the games it'sI have to admit it i'm a big fan of hockey and this movie is just perfect.He's funny but sometimes serious and when they show the games it's always great.When Seann William Scott is in a fight it's just so prefect.Amazing movie. Full Review »
  2. Nov 22, 2014
    8
    Goon is a solid sports comedy movie, one of the best that's out there. Its always nice to see Sean W. Scott in a significant role. I think heGoon is a solid sports comedy movie, one of the best that's out there. Its always nice to see Sean W. Scott in a significant role. I think he is a bit underrated considering he was great in the American Pie series and Role Models. Jay Baruchel also begins to show some talent from behind the camera much like his friend Seth Rogen. He is also hilarious in the supporting role. Full Review »
  3. Aug 4, 2014
    9
    This is one of the smartest, funniest sports films I've seen in a very long time. Its not perfect, but for what it is, and for how little itThis is one of the smartest, funniest sports films I've seen in a very long time. Its not perfect, but for what it is, and for how little it cost to make, it is pretty close. Full Review »