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Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 90%

Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

"A fun, lighthearted confection that knows exactly what it wants to be and how to execute that mission."

Posted Jul 31, 2014

Richard Roeper

2 55%

Magic in the Moonlight (2014)

"This being a Woody Allen film, there's some pretty sharp dialogue. "

Posted Jul 25, 2014

Richard Roeper

3 16%

And So It Goes (2014)

"This film is the cinematic equivalent of comfort food. "

Posted Jul 25, 2014

Richard Roeper

4 91%

A Most Wanted Man (2014)

""One of the best spy thrillers in recent years.""

Posted Jul 25, 2014

Richard Roeper

5 91%

Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes (2014)

"This just might be the most engrossing, the smartest and the most daring "Apes" movie ever put on film."

Posted Jul 13, 2014

Richard Roeper

6 99%

Boyhood (2014)

"One of the most remarkable moviegoing experiences I've ever had."

Posted Jul 13, 2014

Richard Roeper

7 91%

The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz (2014)

"Deserves an Oscar nomination for Best Documentary."

Posted Jun 27, 2014

Richard Roeper

8 17%

Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)

"It is one of the most relentless movies I have ever seen. It just refuses to end."

Posted Jun 26, 2014

Richard Roeper

9 54%

Jersey Boys (2014)

"At times the movie version of "Jersey Boys" captures the electric excitement of the musical, but for every soaring moment, there are 10 minutes of bickering or brooding."

Posted Jun 20, 2014

Richard Roeper

10 25%

Think Like a Man Too (2014)

"You want eye-rolling moments? This movie will detach your corneas."

Posted Jun 20, 2014

Richard Roeper

11 49%

Maleficent (2014)

"'Maleficent' is an admittedly great-looking, sometimes creepy."

Posted Jun 2, 2014

Richard Roeper

12 33%

A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)

"One long joke about much it would have sucked to live (and die, at a relatively young age), in the Old West."

Posted May 29, 2014

Richard Roeper

13 92%

X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

"A mind-bending thrill ride with great special effects."

Posted May 22, 2014

Richard Roeper

14 88%

Chef (2014)

"A colorful, great-looking film, with an infectious soundtrack. "

Posted May 16, 2014

Richard Roeper

15 74%

Godzilla (2014)

"Edwards and his team produce consistently stunning visuals."

Posted May 14, 2014

Richard Roeper

16 22%

Devil's Knot (2014)

"Comes across as a cinematic, slightly dramatized Cliffs Notes edition a story that's been told often."

Posted May 13, 2014

Richard Roeper

17 31%

God's Pocket (2014)

"John Slattery's direction is skilled and steady... Great actors at the top of their game working with rich material."

Posted May 13, 2014

Richard Roeper

18 73%

Neighbors (2014)

"There's a lot of stupid stuff here, but I have to admit, some of that stupid stuff made me laugh hard."

Posted May 8, 2014

Richard Roeper

19 54%

Fading Gigolo (2014)

"This movie was doomed from draft one of the script. "

Posted May 2, 2014

Richard Roeper

20 89%

Locke (2014)

"One of my favorite movies of the last couple years. Great script, Tom Hardy is f*!&ing brilliant in role."

Posted May 2, 2014

Richard Roeper

21 53%

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

"Overstuffed plot and too many villains, but the visual effects pop, and Garfield/Stone are still better than Maguire/Dunst."

Posted May 1, 2014

Richard Roeper

22 23%

The Other Woman (2014)

"Brutal."

Posted Apr 25, 2014

Richard Roeper

23 44%

Walking With The Enemy (2014)

"A plodding and clunky drama that never misses an opportunity to embrace a cliché."

Posted Apr 25, 2014

Richard Roeper

24 86%

Under the Skin (2014)

"One of the most polarizing movies in recent years."

Posted Apr 19, 2014

Richard Roeper

25 62%

Draft Day (2014)

"A human drama sprinkled with a number of laughs."

Posted Apr 19, 2014

Richard Roeper

26 74%

Oculus (2014)

""Reaches right through you and chills you to the bone.""

Posted Apr 19, 2014

Richard Roeper

27 51%

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

28 66%

The Railway Man (2014)

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

Posted Apr 17, 2014

Richard Roeper

29 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

30 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

31 20%

Sabotage (2014)

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

Posted Mar 27, 2014

Richard Roeper

32 77%

Noah (2014)

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

Posted Mar 27, 2014

Richard Roeper

33 22%

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

34 64%

Bad Words (2014)

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

Posted Mar 12, 2014

Richard Roeper

35 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

36 29%

3 Days To Kill (2014)

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

Posted Feb 24, 2014

Richard Roeper

37 49%

RoboCop (2014)

"Cynical, boring, PG-13 retread."

Posted Feb 13, 2014

Richard Roeper

38 32%

The Monuments Men (2014)

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

Posted Feb 7, 2014

Richard Roeper

39 33%

Labor Day (2014)

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

Posted Jan 30, 2014

Richard Roeper

40 22%

Gimme Shelter (2014)

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

Posted Jan 23, 2014

Richard Roeper

41 50%

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

42 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

43 56%

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)

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

Posted Jan 21, 2014

Richard Roeper

44 75%

Lone Survivor (2014)

"Lone Survivor' hits home and hits hard."

Posted Jan 21, 2014

Richard Roeper

45 18%

Ride Along (2014)

"This is a live-action cartoon. "

Posted Jan 21, 2014

Richard Roeper

46 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

47 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

48 76%

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

"This is good but not great Scorsese."

Posted Dec 23, 2013

Richard Roeper

49 94%

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

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

Posted Dec 20, 2013

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