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The Black Hole Reviews

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

Despite Oscar nominations for cinematography and visual effects, the Black Hole, an attempt to cash in on the sucess of Star Wars, leaves much to be desired.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: C

April 7, 2012
Richard Schickel
TIME Magazine
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It is good to see the Disney craftsmen doing what they do best on such a grand and risky scale. If one has time for only one space opera this season, this is the one to choose.

Full Review Source: TIME Magazine

March 9, 2009

TV Guide's Movie Guide

The problem...is that the protagonist, Schell, is nuts, and we find it difficult to root for him. The other characters are never fully developed, and so the picture becomes a triumph of style over substance.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 3/4

March 9, 2009
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Is let down by the weak script.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: C+

November 22, 2007
Sean Axmaker
Turner Classic Movies Online

The science of this fiction is as hokey as the drama, but the imaginative art design and excellent special effects are magnificent.

Full Review Source: Turner Classic Movies Online

October 13, 2007
Rob Gonsalves
eFilmCritic.com

An elegant, if stubbornly unexciting, popcorn-muncher that flips into a chin-scratcher, with a crew of mostly bland heroes.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 3/5

July 23, 2007
David Cornelius
eFilmCritic.com

Ranks among the very best films to come from the post-Star Wars sci-fi boom.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 5/5

February 14, 2007
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...ultimately revealed to be an underrated and surprisingly dark Disney effort.

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 3/4

August 19, 2006

Time Out
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Disney's most ambitious and costly production to date -- about a spaceship crew which encounters a Black Hole and a long-lost madman -- and if looks were everything, you could hardly fault it.

Full Review Source: Time Out

February 9, 2006
Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

For-its-time state of the art effects help flat story and acting.

| Original Score: 3/5

June 2, 2005
Janet Maslin
New York Times
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It cost half as much as Star Trek and looks better -- not as lavish, perhaps, but more original. The special effects are fancy, and the design even more so.

Full Review Source: New York Times

May 9, 2005
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Takes us all the way to the rim of space only to bog us down in a talky melodrama whipped up out of mad scientists and haunted houses.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 2/4

October 23, 2004
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

Even as a fantasy-lovin' boy of 14, I was bored silly by this movie, and a repeat viewing just last week revealed that the film has, if anything, gotten worse over time.

Full Review Source: Creative Loafing | Original Score: 1.5/4

September 1, 2004
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...with so many great fantasy and sci-fi films appearing in the intervening years, I doubt that too many adults are going to find the Disney flick of much interest. I didn't.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 4/10

August 15, 2004
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

Disney's first PG-rated film was pioneering for its time (integrating special effects better than any film before it), but it suffers pretty badly today.

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 2.5/5

September 28, 2003
Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

A weak, unfocused s-f venture; not one of Disney's shining moments.

| Original Score: 2/5

October 5, 2002
Nate Yapp
CinemaBlend.com

If you can ignore the scientific problems, The Black Hole turns out to be a fairly enjoyable sci-fi flick.

Full Review Source: CinemaBlend.com

September 8, 2002
James O'Ehley
Sci-Fi Movie Page

Something less fun than the worst exploitation sci-fl flick thrown at us by the likes of Roger Corman.

Full Review Source: Sci-Fi Movie Page | Original Score: 1.5/5

January 1, 2000
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 2/5

May 9, 2005
Clint Morris
Moviehole

| Original Score: 3/5

March 23, 2005
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