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Rating
Title/Year
Author
1
38%

Twist (1992)

"Ron Mann's documentary charting the amazing rise and fall of the twist is also a funny, affectionate look changing social attitudes in the 1950s and 60s."

Posted Jul 19, 2002
2
10%

Posted Jul 18, 2002
3
77%

Posted Jul 18, 2002
4
7%

"Flying Piranhas! Admit it, you're curious."

Posted Jul 18, 2002
5
64%

Supercop 2 (1993)

Posted Jul 18, 2002
6
68%

Child's Play (1988)

"Mediocre"

Posted Jul 18, 2002
7
32%

Posted Jul 18, 2002
8
66%

2010 (1984)

"2001 made for the popcorn audience."

Posted Jul 18, 2002
9
66%

2010 (1984)

"Mundane and unnecessary."

Posted Jul 18, 2002
10
100%

"A buried childhood treasure."

Posted Jul 18, 2002
11
93%

"An entertaining and impressive ensemble flick."

Posted Jul 18, 2002
12
93%

"Peter Davis' Oscar-winning documentary is a disturbing and critical look at America's involvement in Vietnam."

Posted Jul 17, 2002
13
94%

"Oscar Wilde's masterful comic dialogue sparkles in this colorful adaptation. Just sit back, listen, and laugh."

Posted Jun 18, 2002
14
No Score Yet

Inspirations (1997)

"Michael Apted's look at what inspires artists to create their works is inspirational and surprisingly entertaining."

Posted Jun 13, 2002
15
92%

Traffic (2000)

"Criterion's packed-to-the-gills comprehensive double-disc DVD of Steven Soderbergh drug war epic "Traffic" sets a new standard for special editions. It is one of the best and most fascinating DVDs you will ever own."

Posted Jun 13, 2002
16
93%

"Alec Guinness gives a bizarrely lovable performance in this comedy about the power of artistic impulse."

Posted Jun 5, 2002
17
100%

"This second installment in the Zatoichi series is much brisker-paced, action-packed, emotional, and fun than the first film."

Posted May 28, 2002
18
No Score Yet

"This introduction to Zatoichi the blind swordsman takes a while to get going, but it sure makes you want to see the next film in the series."

Posted May 28, 2002
19
77%

"This is a case where the DVD is worth it just for the accompanying interview with director Barbet Schroeder, which is actually more interesting than the feature documentary."

Posted May 24, 2002
20
No Score Yet

"The disc is rather expensive, but there is much valuable information and archival footage to be found in this look back at Jackson Pollock's short life and great talent."

Posted May 24, 2002
21
100%

"This "wartime road movie" gives us a fascinating glimpse of the lives of the Russian people during World War II from a unique and dramatic perspective."

Posted May 24, 2002
22
95%

"A masterfully-photographed, deeply touching film, "The Cranes Are Flying" is a landmark in Russian cinema."

Posted May 24, 2002
23
89%

Spider-Man (2002)

"... a competent, straightforward superhero movie ..."

Posted May 8, 2002
24
86%

"Surreal and dreamlike, "Juliet Of The Spirits" may not be one of Fellini's best films, but it certainly is one of his most beautiful to watch."

Posted May 3, 2002
25
75%

Grass (2000)

"Is it me, or did I use the word "fun" a lot in this review? Ron Mann's pro-pot propaganda documentary is just that."

Posted May 3, 2002
26
97%

"Jean-Pierre Melville's light-hearted film noir is entertaining enough, but it's more fascinating for its place in film history. And the price is very reasonable, too."

Posted Apr 12, 2002
27
89%

"Rich and insightful, Michael Apted's documentary gives us a look into the private lives of scientists and reveals a world filled with surprising passion and joy."

Posted Mar 31, 2002
28
100%

""Rashomon" has never looked or sounded better, and is accompanied by a superior and informative audio commentary."

Posted Mar 29, 2002
29
57%

Blade II (2002)

"A violent, but visual movie! Nonetheless, the story is lacking..."

Posted Mar 22, 2002
30
No Score Yet

"A tough call, but this film would be better suited as a supplement to a special edition of "Crumb," a much more informative and objective film about the life of Robert Crumb."

Posted Mar 21, 2002
31
84%

"The numerous supplements show you where Green learned his filmmaking style, and you're left eagerly awaiting a follow-up project."

Posted Mar 21, 2002
32
90%

"A gorgeous, lyrical romance from one of the world's greatest young directors has been given a lavish special edition that contains one of the best transfers I've ever seen and exhaustive, informative supplements that will keep you busy for hours."

Posted Mar 7, 2002
33
91%

"The visuals, the perfect casting, and the theme all made this movie standout -- so much so that it overrode my criticism of the novel (and movie's) plot problems."

Posted Dec 22, 2001
34
68%

"Cliched and unexpectedly unfunny."

Posted Jul 16, 2001
35
84%

"Are you a fan of The Blair Witch Project or The Sixth Sense? If so, then run out and buy this $30,000 horror gem, and prepare to spend an entire day going through this supplement-filled edition."

Posted Mar 19, 2001
36
81%

Sisters (1973)

"Not the most extras-laden edition, and the transfer is somewhat disappointing, but it's still worth a look."

Posted Mar 19, 2001
37
100%

Gimme Shelter (1970)

"Great concert footage of the Rolling Stones and keen insight into a fascinating, and terribly depressing, moment of rock history makes this an impressive addition to any collection."

Posted Mar 19, 2001
38
97%

Jaws (1975)

Posted Mar 14, 2001
39
84%

"Big action, a sharp sense of humor, and tons of fun!"

Posted Mar 12, 2001
40
67%

The Blob (1958)

"A must for any Blob-phile or Steve McQueen fan."

Posted Jan 30, 2001
41
39%

"Despite its flaws, Black and White manages to keep viewers engaged."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
42
51%

"A roller coaster of laughs!"

Posted Jan 1, 2000
43
74%

"Thought provoking and well acted."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
44
63%

"Beautifully filmed."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
45
96%

"The Iron Giant not only lives up to the hype, it surpasses it!"

Posted Jan 1, 2000
46
42%

"For a post-South Park, post-Something About Mary, post-American Pie sex comedy, What Planet Are You From? is shockingly... tame."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
47
60%

Mystery Men (1999)

"Mystery Men is a very good-looking bad movie."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
48
81%

"Don't see South Park, unless you want a headache or you're a hardcore fan!"

Posted Jan 1, 2000
49
81%

Bowfinger (1999)

"Just when you thought that Hollywood has run dry on ideas, something like this movie springs along and gives you hope!"

Posted Jan 1, 2000
50
88%

Tarzan (1999)

"Tarzan has plenty of thrilling sequences that puts some action movies to shame!"

Posted Jan 1, 2000

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