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Best Worst Movie Reviews

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Behind every unique subculture is a great story, but not each of these stories is deserving of its own feature length documentary.

Full Review Source: UGO | Original Score: C

April 23, 2010
Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

A warm, jovial and decidedly uncritical look at both [Troll 2] and its rabid fans.

Full Review Source: Lessons of Darkness | Original Score: C+

May 12, 2010
Nick Pinkerton
Village Voice
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Stephenson's self-exemption from his film's scrutiny feels craven, especially when he visits screen-mother Margo Prey to ogle her infirm mother and kitten-themed décor.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

May 11, 2010
Sam Adams
Salon.com
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You might assume "Troll 2" aficionados are sarcasm-drenched hipsters, but "Best Worst Movie" argues that their appreciation is far less convoluted.

Full Review Source: Salon.com | Original Score: B+

May 14, 2010
Perri Nemiroff
CinemaBlend.com

Delivers a well-rounded look at a remarkable turn of events without ever overdramatizing the actors' despair or over glamorizing their fame.

Full Review Source: CinemaBlend.com | Original Score: 4/5

August 13, 2010
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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This curiously touching doc has a bittersweet ending.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

July 29, 2010
William Goss
Cinematical

The odds of making a film like Troll 2 are fairly small, of having people quite like that film even smaller, and of having it bring people together just enough to matter.

Full Review Source: Cinematical

December 17, 2009
John P. McCarthy
Boxoffice Magazine

Stephenson acknowledges that, from the cast's perspective at least, this is not a story about delayed success but about disappointment and dashed hopes.

Full Review Source: Boxoffice Magazine | Original Score: 3/5

July 7, 2010
Drew McWeeny
HitFix

'Best Worst Movie' is as much about our reasons for loving movies as 'Cinema Paradiso' was.

Full Review Source: HitFix

November 6, 2009
Scott Weinberg
FEARnet

Of course people are always drawn together by movies, but do the movies at hand always have to be GOOD ones? (TROLL 2 tells us the answer is no.)

Full Review Source: FEARnet | Original Score: 4/5

April 3, 2009
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

It made me want to see Troll 2.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press | Original Score: 3/4

July 23, 2010
Christian Toto
What Would Toto Watch?

The debacle that was Troll 2 has given birth to Best Worst Movie, easily the most enjoyable documentary you'll see all year.

Full Review Source: What Would Toto Watch? | Original Score: 3.5/4

November 15, 2009
Christopher Long
Movie Metropolis

What about old-school cult favorite "Manos: The Hands of Fate" ... Does Armond White have to step in with a Fresh review to get the ball rolling?

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 6/10

November 12, 2010
Eric D. Snider
EricDSnider.com

A riotously funny look back at the behind-the-scenes madness of "Troll 2," and at the unlikely success it has had in recent years.

Full Review Source: EricDSnider.com | Original Score: B+

September 12, 2009
Bob Mondello
NPR
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For a while, the dentist and the documentarian revel in the celebrity-ness of it all %u2014 a glow that fades as they delve a little deeper.

Full Review Source: NPR | Original Score: 7.5/10

May 14, 2010
Simon Abrams
Slant Magazine

Best Worst Movie is the populist doc to beat this year, following in the footsteps of last year's Anvil! The Story of Anvil and summarily outdistancing that self-serving and unchallenging crowd-pleaser.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 3/4

May 9, 2010
Brian Orndorf
BrianOrndorf.com

For anyone who's wanted to know how Troll 2 came to be and how the torment of its awfulness has hounded the cast and crew for two decades, "Best Worst Movie" is your documentary Xanadu.

Full Review Source: BrianOrndorf.com | Original Score: A-

April 22, 2010
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

A tribute to human endurance: most of the people we spend time with ended up somewhere far different than they wanted to, but most of them are pretty content, and none of them have given up.

Full Review Source: Antagony & Ecstasy | Original Score: 7/10

August 3, 2010
Jennifer Merin
About.com

All about the shooting and rise to cult status of Troll 2, deemed the Best Worst Movie of all time, this doc is entertaining whether you're a Troll 2-ite or not.

Full Review Source: About.com | Original Score: 4/5

November 14, 2010
Geoff Berkshire
Metromix.com

Being the best of the worst can be its own reward, if you're willing to accept it.

Full Review Source: Metromix.com | Original Score: 4/5

May 13, 2010
Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post
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