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Kick-Ass 2
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Overall 7
7.0
Extras 6
6.0

Kick-Ass 2

Sound & Vision Magazine
25 June 2014
  • Excerpt: Absent here is the original movie’s endearing blend of fun and intensity born of giddily ample profanity and graphic violence. The story is darker now, sure, but also surprisingly derivative of teen flicks ranging from Ferris Bueller to Mean Girls—a strange and unsuccessful fit.
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Kick-Ass 2 Blu-ray Review

BigPictureBigSound
17 December 2013
  • Excerpt: The Film It seems like every superhero movie needs a sequel. The 2010 action flick Kick-Ass certainly wasn't the typical superhero outing. It was violent, but also insanely successful, more than tripling its budget.
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Overall 7
7.0

Kick-Ass 2

High-Def Digest
15 December 2013
  • Conclusion: Picking up where the last film left off, Jeff Wadlow writes and directs 'Kick-Ass 2' with the same enthusiasm, visual gusto, and penchant for wild ultra-violence as its predecessor, but the film lacks a truly engaging story.
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Overall 8
8.0

Kick-Ass 2

Slant Magazine
6 November 2013
  • Excerpt: Kick-Ass 2 doubles down on the love-hate relationship with ultra-violence that typified its predecessor, but David Cronenberg's A History of Violence this is not. Neither was Kick-Ass , for that matter, but the earlier film's director, Matthew Vaughn, at least found a small spot of fertile narrative...
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Overall 5
5.0

Kick-Ass 2

The Digital Fix
25 August 2013
  • Excerpt: A very hit and miss affair, this follow-up to 2010�s mightily entertaining Kick-Ass succumbs to the law of diminishing returns. On the surface it has all its predecessor�s ingredients: bloody violence, inappropriate language, flirtations with darker thematic material, an irreverent approach to the...
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Overall 3
3.0

Kick Ass 2 Movie Review

BigPictureBigSound
19 August 2013
  • Summary: Even a superhero like Hit Girl would be hard pressed to save this inconsistent mess of a sequel.
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Overall 4
4.0

Kick-Ass 2

Cinema Blend
16 August 2013
  • Excerpt: Matthew Vaughn’s Kick-Ass was an extremely violent and surprisingly fun addition to the comic book movie genre when it came out in 2010, but when its box office numbers disappointed the chances of a sequel looked dim.
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Overall 6
5.5
Content 6
6.0

Kick-Ass 2

DVD Talk
15 August 2013
Overall 5
4.5

Kick-Ass 2

AV Club
15 August 2013
  • Excerpt: About midway through Kick-Ass 2 , the sequel to 2010’s normal-guy-becomes-a-crime-fighter fantasy , a budding archrival corners the new girlfriend of his costumed nemesis. “You’re done banging superheroes, baby,” he sneers at the terrified teen. “It’s time to see what evil dick tastes like.
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Film Review: ‘Kick-Ass 2'

Variety
14 August 2013
  • Summary: This crudely entertaining diversion can't help but command attention, despite or perhaps because of its maddening unevenness.
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