Skiptrace

Skiptrace

Skiptrace

Veteran action movie director Renny Harlin (Die Hard 2) teams up with Jackie Chan and Johnny Knoxville in this East meets West buddy action-comedy.

2016Rating: M107 minsChina, Hong Kong, USAMandarin and English with English subtitles
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Village Voice

Village Voice

Action hero Jackie Chan rises above uninspired sex jokes and a weak co-star in martial arts/road movie hybrid Skiptrace, a Midnight Run-style buddy comedy that shackles Chan to Jackass star Johnny Knoxville.

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Variety

Variety

Glossy, colourful, and forgettable, "Skiptrace" is the kind of movie that gives you your money's worth in sheer eager-to-please entertainment even as you roll eyes at the nth kick-to-the-crotch gag.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

Mr. Chan has done these unlikely-buddy yarns before, of course - "Shanghai Noon," the "Rush Hour" movies - and sometimes has made the conceit work, but this incarnation lacks originality and spark.

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Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

The film's bloated action-comedy machinery prevents any real chemistry from forming between Jackie Chan and Johnny Knoxville.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

All the principals are plenty capable, but this is hardly any of these folks' peak.

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