...the characters and performances are largely appealing, and that keeps the film watchable at all times.
Because of James, however, “Boom” isn’t a total bust. The genial entertainer remains as likable as a slobbering puppy dog.
...delivers enough pratfalls and sweet sentiment to make this Kevin James’ most likable star vehicle yet.
Like James in the ring, it doesn't pack a lot of power, but it comes out swinging and sweats for applause.
...“this” being the comedic equivalent of Burger King. While there are some people who will argue a Whopper is so much better than a Big Mac, nobody thinks about it after they’ve eaten it.