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Here Comes The Boom

2013-01-07 13:02
 
What's it about?

Former collegiate wrestler Scott Voss is a 42-year-old apathetic biology teacher in a failing high school.

When cutbacks threaten to cancel the music program and lay off the music teacher, Scott begins to raise money by moonlighting as a mixed martial arts fighter.

Everyone thinks Scott is crazy - most of all the school nurse, Bella - but, in his quest, Scott gains something he never expected as he becomes a sensation, rallying the entire school

What the critics said:

"Here Comes the Boom is low on raunch but even lower on laughs. It also looks like half the lighting crew failed to show up."
- Lou Lumenick, New York Post


"Here Comes the Boom telegraphs every punch in its arsenal, but when the comedy connects, it can deliver with funny force."
- Scott Bowles, USA Today


"Here Comes the Boom is enjoyable - or, at the very least, not torture like Grown Ups ..."
- James Rocchi, MSN Movies

One teacher still believes in fighting for his students.
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