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Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 No Score Yet

Ski Party ()

"There are moments in the middle of all of this lamebrainery that we get the true Beach Party spirit, and things perk up."

Posted May 9, 2013

David Cornelius

2 80%

Beach Blanket Bingo (1965)

"Bingo never slows down, never misses a beat, never stops being anything but great, great fun."

Posted May 5, 2013

David Cornelius

3 33%

Pajama Party (1964)

"It's cheaper, it's dumber, it's obnoxious, it's boring. It's the Tommy Kirk one."

Posted Apr 10, 2013

David Cornelius

4 No Score Yet

Bikini Beach (1964)

"If the first two Beach Party movies were anything goes, Bikini Beach is everything goes."

Posted Apr 3, 2013

David Cornelius

5 No Score Yet

Muscle Beach Party (1964)

"A good film stuck between a couple great entries in the series."

Posted Apr 3, 2013

David Cornelius

6 50%

Beach Party (1963)

"a barrage of live-action cartoon madness aimed at the in-the-moment entertainment atmosphere of, well, a party."

Posted Mar 25, 2013

David Cornelius

7 69%

You've Got Mail (1998)

"A great big hug of a film."

Posted Jul 2, 2012

David Cornelius

8 75%

Head (1968)

"In which The Monkees get stoned, commit career suicide, and end up accidentally making one of the best movies of the 1960s."

Posted Mar 14, 2012

David Cornelius

9 61%

The Blob (1988)

"An old story retold with a fresh voice, eager to make improvements where they're needed and unwilling to tamper with scenes that don't."

Posted Oct 30, 2010

David Cornelius

10 66%

The Blob (1958)

"Rebel Without a Cause for the matinee monster crowd."

Posted Oct 30, 2010

David Cornelius

11 66%

The American (2010)

"Corbijn allows the film to crawl, preferring the stillness over a more rushed Bourne-esque action travelogue."

Posted Sep 8, 2010

David Cornelius

12 72%

Machete (2010)

"A surprisingly fun action-comedy mash-up... if you saw Grindhouse, it's more of the same here."

Posted Sep 8, 2010

David Cornelius

13 93%

Yoo-hoo, Mrs. Goldberg (2009)

"Berg's professional story is worthy enough to be retold, although one wishes for something a little more emotionally compelling."

Posted Aug 25, 2010

David Cornelius

14 No Score Yet

Rock Slyde (2010)

"Sofer's character is named Sara Lee, and that's one of the film's more complicated jokes."

Posted Aug 25, 2010

David Cornelius

15 62%

Salt (2010)

"Attempts to cram in a handful of ill-advised surprises while ignoring various plot points it no longer finds convenient to bother with."

Posted Aug 4, 2010

David Cornelius

16 14%

Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (2010)

"Why wait so long for a sequel? It's not like the writers spent nine years polishing the script to perfection. (Instead, they filled it with punchlines about butt-sniffing.)"

Posted Aug 4, 2010

David Cornelius

17 74%

Splice (2010)

"It's nice to see a genre film try to be smarter than it needs to be, but all we really get is a genre film that's duller than it should have been."

Posted Jul 10, 2010

David Cornelius

18 47%

The A-Team (2010)

"One big jumble that's about one-third fun and two-thirds far from it."

Posted Jul 10, 2010

David Cornelius

19 61%

The Nature of Existence (2010)

"It's overly, apologetically polite in its efforts to cover all the bases."

Posted Jul 10, 2010

David Cornelius