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Blades of Glory

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Suzanne Hanover

Blades of Glory

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
93 minutes
Wide Release Date:
03/30/07
performer:
Will Ferrell, Jon Heder, Jenna Fischer, Amy Poehler, Craig T. Nelson
director:
Josh Gordon, Will Speck
distributor:
Paramount Pictures
author:
Craig Cox, Jeff Cox
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a B

Two rival male figure skaters (Will Ferrell and Jon Heder) banned from singles competition become pairs partners in Blades of Glory. If a sequined peacock costume is your idea of comedy at its subtlest, you’ll be entertained throughout. EXTRAS Deleted scenes and alternate takes get high scores. A quick look at Ferrell and Heder training leaves us wanting more. So does a chat with costars/real-life couple Will Arnett and Amy Poehler, who discuss the likelihood of their potential offspring turning out to be a smoking, Method-acting ”little baby Sean Penn.” B