Ultimate X: The Movie

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60

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  • Summary: All the excitement and explosive drama of action sports is displayed on the exhilarating giant screen in "Ultimate X," a look into ESPN's massively popular Summer X Games. (ESPN)

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 13
  2. Negative: 0 out of 13
  1. 75
    Most of Ultimate X is comprised of truly exhilarating footage of men -- and one woman -- pushing their bodies and their nerve to the edge.
  2. New York Daily News
    Reviewed by: Elizabeth Weitzman
    75
    In a feat of truly impressive cinematic finesse, Hendricks manages to capture every possible angle, from below a soaring motorcycle to atop a speeding luger's helmet.
  3. 75
    Quibbles aside, Ultimate X zips by speedily and is rad fun for sports fans and sedentary folks alike.
  4. This being the "ultimate" movie about "extreme" sports, there's a lot of superlative slinging in the commentary.
  5. After clawing their way into the Olympics, so-called extreme sports deserve respect, but this is no way to get it.
  6. 60
    Nausea-inducing street luge provides the requisite kinesthetic thrill of this mega-cinematic genre.
  7. Happily, a feeling of genuine comradeship among these athletes shines through, and their irreverent, go-for-broke comments are a jolt of fun compared to the usual canned epigrams from pampered sports multimillionaires.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 7 out of 7
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 7
  3. Negative: 0 out of 7

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