So many of Dickey's lumpy narrative ideas remain in his screenplay that John Boorman's screen version becomes a lot less interesting than it has any right to be.
This critic was a lost cause. He was the only critic, upon its release, to hate the following classics:Night of the Living Dead (1968)Patton (1970)Blazing Saddles (1974)The Godfather: Part II (1974)Jaws (1975)One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)Rocky (1976)Alien (1979)The Empire Strikes Back (1980)A Christmas Story (1983)Once Upon a Time in the America (1984)
Sep 16 - 10:03 PM
Wow. I'm all for critics having their own tastes and opinions, but this reads like someone just trying to be different.
Apr 11 - 07:40 PM