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Overwhelming dislike- based on 102 Ratings

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 13
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 13
  3. Negative: 13 out of 13
  1. Generic hip-hop soundtrack? Check. Aerial stock footage of milieu? Check. Hardy-har homophobia and misogyny? Check. Emasculated sub-Gump white dude played by Jay Mohr? Double check.
  2. 30
    Devotes its first two acts to establishing the comic monstrousness of all its characters.
  3. Reviewed by: Justin Chang
    30
    An innocuous abduction of viewers' time, if nothing else, King's Ransom is an appealingly cast but terminally bland farce.
  4. Reviewed by: Peter L'Official
    20
    Charlie Murphy's hilarious gay gangsta, relegated to the filmic down low, provides a modicum of depth in an otherwise supremely shallow effort.
  5. A desperately strained comedy.
  6. The comic equivalent of a lump of coal.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 17
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 17
  3. Negative: 11 out of 17
  1. RogerS
    Sep 4, 2005
    10
    Best movie ever.
  2. Sep 27, 2010
    7
    I liked this movie. It was really funny, and all of these stupid critics are just jealous that such a movie came along that some criticsI liked this movie. It was really funny, and all of these stupid critics are just jealous that such a movie came along that some critics loved, but some hated, so they blended in with the crowd. Collapse

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