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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Kevin James
Salma Hayek
Henry Winkler
Greg Germann
Directors
Frank Coraci
Screenwriters
Kevin James
Allan Loeb
Rock Reuben
Running Time
105 minutes

Here Comes The Boom
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Plot
Slacker biology teacher Scott Voss (Kevin James) is driven to action when his school’s administration announces plans to end all extracurricular programs for students. Voss’ half-baked plan to compensate for the looming budget cuts? Taking up mixed martial arts and earning money simply by losing fights on school nights...


Verdict
It may be formulaic fodder but Here Comes The Booms delivers enough pratfalls and sweet sentiment to make this Kevin James’ most likable star vehicle yet.


Reviewed by William Goss

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