“ Lovely - no it isn't going to challenge you, but i would urge you to watch it of you are in love with cornwall, bored on a wet Sunday, or your day's surfing has been called off due to lack of waves.
“ Delayed Coming of Age .
“ A bit of nostalgia for me for some happy times, and for others probably well worth watching if you don't take it too seriously, more an "aaaah" and a giggle than a "wow" though.
“ Yawn .
“ But I really enjoyed it, rate it "7" of "10".
“ None of the scenes feel longer than about two minutes, so it's hard to follow any plot lines.
“when I wasn't confused by the vague and random plot turns, I was bored.
“ The first half is particularly bad, as it has some of the most dull, pointless dialogue I've come across in a while, and zero comma zero plot to speak of.
“ Sean Pertwee has a few comical moments, but mostly his acting was mundane.
“ His girlfriend played by Catherine Zeta-Jones is poorly written and uninteresting.
“Although this film ends with every main character having gone through some dramatic moral change, it is a very enjoyable film about friends and lifestyle.
“ The first half of "Blue Juice" is particularly slow-moving and often baffling.
“ This is a good coming of age (30) movie.
“ As a curiosity, 'Blue Juice' is an excellent chance to see Zeta-Jones playing a young woman and in some scenes she's even furious, which is quite exciting.
“ If you thought surfing was exciting, think again.
“ The comedy, though, IS very predictable and tired.
“The film stumbles badly between exaggerated comedy and realistic drama, with neither being really engaging.
“ I saw this dull waste of time on HBO's Comedy Channel, so I quite innocently and obviously assumed that this was a comedy.
“ The beginning is slow and spends too much time on long shots of only slightly interesting landscapes.
“ The passion these guys have for surfing and their immaturity is funny and entertaining.