Richard Leider

Richard Leider

Agrees with the Tomatometer 56% of the time.

Richard Leider's reviews do not count toward the Tomatometer. This is not a Tomatometer-approved critic, and this critic's reviews are not published on a Tomatometer-approved publication.

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Showing 51 - 100 of 127
Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
14% Ghost Ship (2002) "A genuine spooky, scary 1950's style B-Movie that provides a year's supply of gooseflesh. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Nov 23, 2002
33% The Truth About Charlie (2002) "One of the most lackluster and feeble remakes in movie history. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Nov 23, 2002
55% The Santa Clause 2 (2002) "A most satisfying sequel to the classic Christmas film, BUT...two is enough. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Nov 23, 2002
48% Femme Fatale (2002) "Brian De Palma makes up for a lot of his junk with a real Hitchcock type twisty thriller. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Nov 23, 2002
82% Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002) "A worthy sequel with non-stop action and thrills for all ages. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Nov 23, 2002
57% Die Another Day (2002) "This two hours of non-stop Hollywood 007 is almost as good as the Fleming Bond-ers. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Nov 23, 2002
66% Solaris (2002) "Slow moving, but faithful reworking of the Russian classic. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Nov 23, 2002
54% Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002) "The most outrageous display of Mike Myers' talent yet. Goldmember is sold gold, baby! " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Aug 5, 2002
74% Signs (2002) "Begins with a BANG and ends with a whimper. Shyamalan sells out to Hollywood as soon as the audience fears they may have to use their imaginations and brains. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Aug 5, 2002
81% Stuart Little 2 (2002) "More of the same delightfull children's tale. Overly sweet and pure stuff for the youngest filmgoers. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Jul 22, 2002
92% Insomnia (2002) "Acceptable, but mild remake of the 1997 Norwegian thriller. Restrained performances cheat the viewer of promised chills. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Jul 21, 2002
44% Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (2002) "Slippery, soapy, manipulative Hollywood BS about female relationships and the need for summer chick flicks. UGH! " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Jul 21, 2002
83% The Bourne Identity (2002) "Lukewarm remake of the 1988 film of the Ludlam novel. Cardboard characters and lots of action equal routine thrills for eating junk food. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Jul 21, 2002
77% The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys (2002) "An uncomfortable film about coming of age. Well done, but so rough around the edges you might get cut. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Jul 21, 2002
90% Minority Report (2002) "Spielberg makes up for "A.I." with an exciting, action packed sci-fier rooted in the traditional mystery thriller mold. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Jul 21, 2002
39% Men in Black II (2002) "More of the same...brilliantly done. Leave your brain at the door and enjoy! " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Jul 21, 2002
81% Road to Perdition (2002) "Very well done considering it's a comic book which accounts for the major plot flaws. Still, Hanks and company deliver a good night at the movies. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Jul 21, 2002
40% Reign of Fire (2002) "Totally unbelieveable, illogical and contradictory. 99% FX and 1% script.. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Jul 21, 2002
19% Jason X (2002) "It delivers what it promises ( something few films do ) thrills, chills, gore and a few new twists...Jason lives!! " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted May 4, 2002
41% The Scorpion King (2002) "The Rock and some unexpected comedy makes The Scorpion King a better than average sword and sandal epic. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted May 4, 2002
47% Hollywood Ending (2002) "A mild, one joke disappointment of a film from a master who we all know can do better. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted May 4, 2002
89% Spider-Man (2002) ""An excelelnt transition from comics to big screen...one of the best action flicks in years..... " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted May 4, 2002
31% Murder by Numbers (2002) "One of the more price-worthy and better written and acted efforts of recent times. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Apr 21, 2002
33% Resident Evil (2002) "One of the most adrenalin pumping horror fest in ages. Whenit was over, I wanted to run out and buy all the games..... " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Apr 13, 2002
25% Showtime (2002) "Mildly amusing often actually funny satire of cop dramas and the parts the real actors have playing in past films. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Apr 13, 2002
77% Ice Age (2002) "Absolutely the best animated film since SHREK and MONSTERS INC. The story is fresh, the characters loveable and I want one of those sabertoothed squirrels!! " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Apr 13, 2002
59% Blade II (2002) "If this is your cup of blood, it's one of the best. A very Graphic comic book of non-stop action and archetypical characters in mortal combat. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Apr 13, 2002
29% Clockstoppers (2002) "A fun family, squeeky clean science fiction romp. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Apr 13, 2002
42% Death to Smoochy (2002) "DeVito's SMOOCHY is a funny, though, awkward treatment of a promising satirical subject. Its the kind of film the Bolting Brothers would have done so marvellously in 1965. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Apr 13, 2002
48% Big Trouble (2002) "One of the wackier cinematic translations of Dave Barry's ingenuous wit. Ridiculous characters we all recognize provide mindless, theraputic laughter " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Apr 13, 2002
6% Corky Romano (2001) ""Another nail in the coffin of Chris Kattan's movie career....no one cares who Corky is. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Oct 14, 2001
14% American Outlaws (2001) ""Despite the general enjoyablity of the cast's antics, the total disregard for historical accuracy, which would have not hurt the film at all earns this one a big 'F' " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Sep 23, 2001
29% Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001) ""It plods like an overnight hike with full battlegear only stoppingbriefly to illuminate a part of the war we don't often hear about." " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Sep 23, 2001
11% The Musketeer (2001) ""Bad enough to have Dumas is rolling in his grave and changing his name to Ed Wood " " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Sep 23, 2001
83% The Others (2001) ""Good old fashioned 1960's style bone chilling ghost story." " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Sep 23, 2001
52% Rock Star (2001) ""The only saving grace of this second proof that Whalberg can't carry a film is that it is a true story and has some historical merit if not any cinematic merit." " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Sep 23, 2001
44% Rat Race (2001) ""Not a copy of ther classic, but a most enjoyable dissertation on greed and the ability of Hollywood to make good movies when they want to." " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Sep 23, 2001
7% Glitter (2001) ""One of the worst wastes of time and money in years.....nothing new, nothing emotinally involving...nothing......" " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Sep 23, 2001
39% Hardball (2001) ""boring, Hollywood formula pap....The Mighty Ducks urbanized just doesn't score" " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Sep 23, 2001
15% Scary Movie 2 (2001) "Scary 2 shoots its wad in the first ten minutes and rolls downhill for 70 more. The Wayans clan have set Black entertainment back twenty years. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Jul 9, 2001
51% Kiss of the Dragon (2001) "Non-stop action...despite the soapy subplot and the loopholes, this action film puts many others to shame " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Jul 9, 2001
54% Cats & Dogs (2001) ""A really cute idea...a comedy for the whole family with no offensive content, a nice fantasy story and some neat effects. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Jul 9, 2001
19% Lara Croft - Tomb Raider (2001) "No script adventure wastes the talent of its cast and provides thrills only for the youngest audience members. I can't wait for Indiana Jones #4 " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Jun 27, 2001
58% A Knight's Tale (2001) "A very creative effort, sly and witty script - suspend disbelief and let it rock you. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted May 29, 2001
54% The Golden Bowl (2000) "One of the best period pieces from Merchant and Ivory is a valiant effort to condense and present a complex novel. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted May 29, 2001
87% Shrek (2001) "100% enjoyable for all ages. This is what creative cinema is all about. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted May 29, 2001
25% Pearl Harbor (2001) "Great audio visual experience is to be lauded for technical achievement way over the luke warm dramatic effort. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted May 29, 2001
33% One Night at McCool's (2001) ""Off the wall dark humor. A sleeper among dark, kooky comedies" " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted May 8, 2001
13% Town & Country (2000) ""Cute. Not as bad as it could be, but suffers from it's lackof focus" " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted May 8, 2001
62% The Claim (2000) "Maybe the first Oscar calibur film of the year. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Apr 22, 2001
81% Bridget Jones's Diary (2001) "Warm, honest, romantic comedy...one of Zellweger's best performances. This is a story everyone without a significant other can relate to. " ‐ Black Cat Media
Posted Apr 15, 2001
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