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Rating
Title/Year
Author
1
86%

"Sparks of genius already apparent."

Posted Mar 1, 2005
2
100%

"Von Sydow was better in Strange Brew, but still rather sweet."

Posted Mar 1, 2005
3
25%

"Some rather amusing crap, actually."

Posted Mar 1, 2005
4
36%

Left Luggage (2001)

"While it would be too much to ask for a movie about Holocaust survivors to actually be happy, Krabbé is way too heavyhanded in trying for a tragic atmosphere"

Posted Feb 16, 2005
5
29%

"Possibly genius."

Posted Feb 13, 2005
6
50%

Grizzly Falls (1999)

"Brown is essentially playing a low-rent Crocodile Dundee here, but it's hard to imagine a kid who wouldn't like to have this guy as their father"

Posted Feb 13, 2005
7
95%

Wings (1927)

"The classic war epic-meets-buddy-movie from which most others since have been derived."

Posted Feb 13, 2005
8
17%

Shocker (1989)

"Proof positive that Wes Craven is not, in fact, any kind of master of horror"

Posted Feb 13, 2005
9
17%
10
89%

Superman II (1981)

"Aside from some unfortunate slapstick, it's a truly spectacular superhero sequel."

Posted Feb 3, 2005
11
4%

Fascination (2005)

12
13%

Hide and Seek (2005)

"Hide and Suck "

Posted Feb 3, 2005
13
10%

Elektra (2005)

14
21%

Airheads (1994)

"A bit of a mess, but one of Steve Buscemi's best performances before hitting the big time."

Posted Jan 16, 2005
15
50%

"A lot more fun than you'd think; Freeman has a blast as the Play-Doh commanding villain"

Posted Jan 16, 2005
16
68%

"One of Bicke's more amusing aspects is his weird fixation on black people, not in a racist way, but in that baby-boomer "I understand your suffering" inadvertent condescension"

Posted Jan 13, 2005
17
72%
18
90%

Mean Creek (2004)

19
87%

The Aviator (2004)

20
43%
21
97%
22
68%

Closer (2004)

23
78%

Overnight (2004)

24
91%
25
96%

Control Room (2004)

26
93%
27
56%
28
73%

"The filmmakers don't ask specific questions about the religious requirements of the various gurus that could have shed more light."

Posted Dec 9, 2004
29
56%
30
29%

Dust Devil (1992)

"There's potential here, but it feels like something got botched in the editing process."

Posted Dec 1, 2004
31
43%
32
98%

8 1/2 (1963)

"Astute beyond words."

Posted Nov 25, 2004
33
76%

Impromptu (1991)

Posted Nov 25, 2004
34
98%

Posted Nov 25, 2004
35
77%

The Machinist (2004)

"The problem with relying on a second viewing is that, the first time out, it's really tough to identify with Reznik in any way."

Posted Nov 25, 2004
36
71%

"One almost never says that a SECOND remake is worth a dang, but this is that very rare exception to prove the rule."

Posted Nov 19, 2004
37
68%
38
53%

Warlock (1991)

"A whole lot of fun...just forget the sequels."

Posted Nov 19, 2004
39
18%
40
83%

"The fiction is undeniably charming. "

Posted Nov 17, 2004
41
55%
42
66%
43
17%

Hair Show (2004)

44
47%

"Often unfairly maligned because it's slow and contemplative, but has some real ideas behind it."

Posted Oct 28, 2004
45
55%

Undertow (2004)

46
48%

Saw (2004)

47
82%
48
6%
49
48%

Willow (1988)

"It isn't without significant flaws, but overall an effective and memorable fantasy spectacle."

Posted Oct 21, 2004
50
6%

Strangeland (1998)

"Snider's Captain Howdy is an appropriately scary creation, but the movie mostly lets him down."

Posted Oct 21, 2004