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Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 46%

Hateship Loveship (2014)

""Kristen Wiig's performance in "Hateship Loveship" is so beautifully muted it takes a while to appreciate the loveliness of the notes she's hitting.""

Posted Apr 17, 2014

Richard Roeper

2 67%

The Railway Man (2014)

"A prestige film that sometimes feels more like a history assignment than entertainment."

Posted Apr 17, 2014

Richard Roeper

3 19%

Transcendence (2014)

"Bold, beautiful, sometimes confounding flight of futuristic speculation firmly rooted in the potential of today's technology."

Posted Apr 17, 2014

Richard Roeper

4 89%

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

"We not only get an edgier, more complex, more compelling storyline, we get the most badass 95-year-old the world has ever known."

Posted Apr 3, 2014

Richard Roeper

5 22%

Sabotage (2014)

"A modern-day, Georgia-set version of a spaghetti Western."

Posted Mar 27, 2014

Richard Roeper

6 77%

Noah (2014)

"One of the most dazzling and unforgettable Biblical epics ever put on film."

Posted Mar 27, 2014

Richard Roeper

7 23%

Need For Speed (2014)

"It's like watching someone ELSE play a video game for more than two hours. That gets old real fast."

Posted Mar 14, 2014

Richard Roeper

8 63%

Bad Words (2014)

"Bateman's directorial debut is a brisk, brutally funny and pitch-black comedy."

Posted Mar 12, 2014

Richard Roeper

9 42%

300: Rise of an Empire (2014)

"A triumph of production design, costumes, brilliantly choreographed battle sequences and stunning CGI."

Posted Mar 6, 2014

Richard Roeper

10 33%

3 Days To Kill (2014)

"Pure trash but it's entertaining as hell."

Posted Feb 24, 2014

Richard Roeper

11 48%

RoboCop (2014)

"Cynical, boring, PG-13 retread."

Posted Feb 13, 2014

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12 33%

The Monuments Men (2014)

"This is a solid albeit slow-building film with few dull moments."

Posted Feb 7, 2014

Richard Roeper

13 33%

Labor Day (2014)

"Writer/director Jason Reitman continues his string of first-rate filmmaking."

Posted Jan 30, 2014

Richard Roeper

14 23%

Gimme Shelter (2014)

"Writer/director Strauss embraces the spiritual elements of this story."

Posted Jan 23, 2014

Richard Roeper

15 49%

The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)

"This is one of the more disappointing efforts of the holiday movie season. "

Posted Jan 21, 2014

Richard Roeper

16 64%

August: Osage County (2013)

"A sometimes wickedly funny but ultimately sour, loud, draining tale of one of the most dysfunctional families in modern American drama."

Posted Jan 21, 2014

Richard Roeper

17 56%

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)

"This is the very definition of an OK thriller."

Posted Jan 21, 2014

Richard Roeper

18 76%

Lone Survivor (2014)

"Lone Survivor' hits home and hits hard."

Posted Jan 21, 2014

Richard Roeper

19 18%

Ride Along (2014)

"This is a live-action cartoon. "

Posted Jan 21, 2014

Richard Roeper

20 94%

In the Heat of the Night (1967)

"Social importance aside, In the Heat of the Night works as a buddy film and as a tense thriller."

Posted Jan 15, 2014

Richard Roeper

21 76%

The Invisible Woman (2013)

"Ralph Fiennes does a marvelous job as Dickens and as the director of this film."

Posted Jan 14, 2014

Richard Roeper

22 77%

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

"This is good but not great Scorsese."

Posted Dec 23, 2013

Richard Roeper

23 95%

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

"The Coen brothers have crafted another unique period piece. "

Posted Dec 20, 2013

Richard Roeper

24 94%

Her (2014)

"One of the more original, hilarious and even heartbreaking stories of the year."

Posted Dec 20, 2013

Richard Roeper

25 75%

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)

"One of the funniest movies of the year, and in its own loony way, it's a sharp, dead-on satire."

Posted Dec 17, 2013

Richard Roeper

26 79%

Saving Mr. Banks (2013)

"This film works as its own lovingly rendered story. "

Posted Dec 17, 2013

Richard Roeper

27 93%

American Hustle (2013)

"The best time I've had at the movies all year."

Posted Dec 17, 2013

Richard Roeper

28 75%

The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug (2013)

"A wickedly entertaining, sometimes thrilling adventure."

Posted Dec 13, 2013

Richard Roeper

29 18%

Twice Born (2013)

"A magnificent performance from Penelope Cruz."

Posted Dec 6, 2013

Richard Roeper

30 52%

Out of the Furnace (2013)

"One of the best movies I've seen this year."

Posted Dec 6, 2013

Richard Roeper

31 42%

Homefront (2013)

"The deeper we go into this story, the more ridiculous the coincidences and plot twists."

Posted Nov 27, 2013

Richard Roeper

32 89%

Frozen (2013)

"'Frozen' is filled with so many memorable characters and so many show-stopping musical numbers"

Posted Nov 26, 2013

Richard Roeper

33 38%

Delivery Man (2013)

"Softer and schmaltzier than the original. Vince Vaughn has played this guy before, to better effect."

Posted Nov 22, 2013

Richard Roeper

34 89%

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)

"The budget is nearly twice the original, and it shows. Great work from the A-list cast, amazing set designs and costumes."

Posted Nov 22, 2013

Richard Roeper

35 92%

Nebraska (2013)

"Haunting middle America masterpiece!"

Posted Nov 13, 2013

Richard Roeper

36 94%

Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

"Once we get past McConaughey's stunning transformation, we're transfixed by a performance that reminds us of why this guy became a movie star in the first place."

Posted Nov 7, 2013

Richard Roeper

37 65%

Thor: The Dark World (2013)

"When the battles kicked in, semi-yawn. We've seen it all before."

Posted Nov 7, 2013

Richard Roeper

38 8%

Diana (2013)

"Diana" is one big missed opportunity"

Posted Nov 1, 2013

Richard Roeper

39 60%

Ender's Game (2013)

"Ender's Game" works as a contained story and as a table-setting first chapter."

Posted Nov 1, 2013

Richard Roeper

40 47%

Last Vegas (2013)

""This is the like "The Hangover Part 43.""

Posted Nov 1, 2013

Richard Roeper

41 93%

All Is Lost (2013)

"Redford could win first Best Actor Oscar of his great career."

Posted Oct 24, 2013

Richard Roeper

42 34%

The Counselor (2013)

"Sexy, complicated, smart, violent. Cool."

Posted Oct 24, 2013

Richard Roeper

43 37%

The Fifth Estate (2013)

"Delves into hokum, and the bromance is overplayed, but also raises some fascinating, complex questions about 21st century journalism."

Posted Oct 17, 2013

Richard Roeper

44 50%

A.C.O.D. (2013)

"Promising premise goes nowhere."

Posted Oct 15, 2013

Richard Roeper

45 97%

12 Years a Slave (2013)

"Brave performances throughout this magnificent film."

Posted Oct 15, 2013

Richard Roeper

46 93%

Captain Phillips (2013)

"It's the work of Tom Hanks that makes this film unforgettable."

Posted Oct 11, 2013

Richard Roeper

47 81%

Don Jon (2013)

"Offbeat, frank and often surprising gem."

Posted Sep 27, 2013

Richard Roeper

48 89%

Rush (2013)

"'Rush' ranks among the best movies about auto racing ever made, featuring two great performances from the leads."

Posted Sep 26, 2013

Richard Roeper

49 96%

Enough Said (2013)

"The bittersweet feeling of seeing James Gandolfini soon gives way to appreciation for one of his best and most unusual roles: he plays a regular guy."

Posted Sep 21, 2013

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