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Blues Brothers 2000 Reviews

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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: D
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Joe Leydon
Variety
May 18, 2008
The sequel offers more of the same, only less.
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Time Out
June 24, 2006
This isn't a sequel, it's a remake.
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Rick Groen
Globe and Mail
April 12, 2002
Once upon a time, it was funny.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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Lawrence Van Gelder
New York Times
January 1, 2000
Once the new sequel gets past its cumbersome plotting and gets down to its music, it overrides the temptation to suggest buying the soundtrack recording and forgetting the rest.
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Susan Stark
Detroit News
January 1, 2000
| Original Score: 4/4
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
'I always thought there was another story to be told,' Landis says in the film's notes. Fine; then tell one.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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Bruce Westbrook
Houston Chronicle
January 1, 2000
It's a pity the film doesn't respect the art of acting as much as that of music.
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USA Today
January 1, 2000
| Original Score: 2.5/4
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Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
January 1, 2000
It makes an audience pay for every two seconds of pleasure with 10 seconds of pain.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
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James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
Blues Brothers 2000 isn't anywhere close to the landmark its predecessor was, but it's still enjoyable.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Entertainment Weekly
June 1, 1997
Full Review | Original Score: D