Kw-logo-smaller

Paul Blart :: Mall Cop Movie Review

Paul Blart: Mall Cop starring Kevin James
Courtesy of Happy Madison Productions
Paul Blart :: Mall Cop Movie Review - Reviewed by Kidzworld on Jan 19, 2009
( Rating: 3 Star Rating)

When a band of criminals take over a New Jersey mall, it’s up to a lonely, obese security guard to protect the hostages and save the day. Kidzworld reviews Paul Blart: Mall Cop.

When a band of criminals take over a New Jersey mall, it’s up to a lonely, obese security guard to protect the hostages and save the day. Kidzworld reviews Paul Blart: Mall Cop.

A Sad and Lonely Life

Paul Blart’s life was anything but perfect. His wife, an illegal immigrant, left him just after their daughter was born, he can’t find a girlfriend, he has hypoglycemia (a disorder that requires a regular intake of sugar), he’s very overweight and he just failed his test to become a New Jersey police officer…again.

Mall Security

Now Paul works as a mall security guard, a thankless job where no one takes him seriously. All he wants is the chance to prove himself and win the girl of his dreams—Amy, a gorgeous woman who works at a hair extension kiosk in the mall.


Eyes on the Inside

On Black Friday, a gang of criminals take over the mall, trying to steal the credit card codes from all the stores. Aside from the hostages and criminals, Paul is the only person left in the mall. Instead of fleeing, Paul steps up the plate—this is his chance to shine. But can he, a 300 pound untrained security guard, take on a team of agile, ninja-like lawbreakers? And most importantly, can he save the hostages, which includes both Amy and his daughter?


The Bottom Line

While Kevin James (from King of Queens) is a funny comedian, this movie doesn’t do him justice. You’ll have a few good laughs, but the funniest scenes are revealed in the previews. While the movie is mildly humorous, it doesn’t stand out from other typical underdog stories. You’ll feel sorry for the main character, and wonder why, when he can’t seem to find a girlfriend, he sets his sights on the most beautiful girl in the mall.


Paul Blart :: Mall Cop Rating: 3


Related Links:

  • I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry Movie Review
  • Night at the Museum DVD Review
  • Bedtime Stories Movie Review
  • Evan Almighty DVD Review
  • >
    >

    readers voted!

    Comments

    rockerlover

    rockerlover wrote:

    its so good
    commented: Thu Jan 30, 2014

    adora12

    adora12 wrote:

    Ya I watch that motive lol
    commented: Thu Jan 30, 2014

    -FallinForYou-
    I love this Movie
    commented: Thu Jan 30, 2014

    there are 8 more comments

    Please login or register to add comments

    share with your friends


    Twitter Facebook Myspace Digg


    like this article?
    get more just like it in your email

    F991837142328

    What's Your Fave Place in the Mall?

    • The Food Court.
    • The Movie Theatre.
    • The Parking Lot where I can skateboard.
    • Any store with a sale sign in the window.

    related stories

    latest videos

    Entertainment in the forums

    Crazyoscar
    Crazyoscar posted in Movies:
    I am so excited for this film! Is anyone else?
    reply 3 minutes
    RileeeyThePenguin
    RIO 2 ASDFGHJKL. I'M CRYING. IT'S PERFECT.
    reply about 2 hours
    shanethedancer
    shanethedancer posted in Movies:
    Divergent
    reply about 2 hours
    -Karpov-
    -Karpov- posted in Movies:
    Tokyo Story
    reply about 2 hours
    gothicbarbie
    gothicbarbie posted in Celebs:
    drake is kinda cute same as Austin in fact he`s really grown up mine is avan jogia and the hemsworth brothers
    reply about 8 hours

    play online games

    Candy-100

    A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

    1515_gl_kidzworld_100x100_jpg_fz

    Intriguing planets, weird and wonderful characters; challenge friends and find a...

    100x100_ra_logo_girl

    Uncle George has left you his farm, but unfortunately it’s in pretty bad shape. ...

    _thumb_100x100

    Shoot blobs with different properies to merge yellow blobs. Your blobs can be re...

    _thumb_100x100

    We have all played the famous game Sudoku, now play it online with this Classic ...