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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Kevin James
Keir O'Donnell
Jayma Mays
Raini Rodriguez
Directors
Steve Carr
Screenwriters
Kevin James
Nick Bakay
Running Time
91 minutes

Paul Blart: Mall Cop
Think a lardy John McClane patrolling the Arndale centre...


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Paul Blart: Mall Cop

Plot
When villains seize a suburban shopping mall, bumptious security guard Paul Blart (James) must call on all his strictly nominal crime-fighting skills to foil their plans.


Verdict
Hardly promising but, thanks to James’ winningly gung-ho underdog and the fat-man grace he brings to a pratfall, unexpectedly watchable


Reviewed by Simon Braund

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