Entertainment ‘Goon: Last of the Enforcers’ review: A formulaic but funny sequel Liev Schreiber and Seann William Scott star in "Goon: Last of the Enforcers," an amusing and stupidly funny hockey flick now playing in theaters. Photo Credit: Momentum Pictures. By Scott A. Rosenberg email@example.com @RosenbergScottA Updated August 30, 2017 7:28 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email ‘Goon: Last of the Enforcers’Directed by Jay BaruchelStarring Seann William Scott, Liev Schreiber, Alison Pill, Elisha CuthbertRated RPlaying at Cinema Village The first “Goon” movie was a surprise, a fun sports flick in the vain of the classic “Slap Shot,” that followed a bouncer turned hockey enforcer named Doug “The Thug” Glatt. Seann William Scott returns as Glatt in the incredibly bloody “Goon: Last of the Enforcers,” where he is the newly appointed captain of the Halifax Highlanders ice hockey team. In a game against a heated rival, Glatt is knocked out by unhinged enforcer Anders Cain (Wyatt Russell), injuring him so badly that he’s out of the game and working a desk job. And to add insult to the injury, with Glatt gone, the Highlanders acquire Cain. But the ice calls to Glatt, and he’s drawn back to the game with the help of his one-time foe Ross “The Boss” Rhea (Liev Schreiber). Most sports movies, including this one, follow a formula, and it’s a tried and true one. Person gets knocked down, personal struggle, gets back up, etc. This film won’t surprise much — besides just how graphic the fights are — but it’s amusing and stupidly funny. By Scott A. Rosenberg firstname.lastname@example.org @RosenbergScottA Scott has been at amNewYork since 2008, first as the entertainment editor, and now as senior editor. He covers movies, books and other forms of entertainment. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.