Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 4%

The Roommate (2011)

"How this meek thriller manages to cycle through so many titillating elements, without producing any actual titillation, is something of an accomplishment."

Posted Feb 4, 2011

Thomas Leupp

2 30%

Sanctum (2011)

"The underwater cinematography, shot with 3D cameras Grierson spent six-plus years developing, is particularly stunning. But the film's script clearly didn't receive as much care and attention as its equipment."

Posted Feb 2, 2011

Thomas Leupp

3 21%

The Rite (2011)

"The devil is real, and he's an inveterate scenery-chewer."

Posted Jan 28, 2011

Thomas Leupp

4 53%

The Mechanic (2011)

"Depth of character is an afterthought: The principal dilemma our heroes face is, how best to eliminate the next faceless goon that enters our path? To which the answer invariably is: Use the gun."

Posted Jan 26, 2011

Thomas Leupp

5 24%

The Dilemma (2011)

"At the very least, I can now say that I know what "lady wood" is."

Posted Jan 13, 2011

Thomas Leupp

6 43%

The Green Hornet (2011)

"Gondry's contributions to the film amount to little more than rainbow sprinkles atop a very vanilla piece of cinema."

Posted Jan 12, 2011

Daniel Hubschman

7 22%

Country Strong (2011)

"This country music drama boasts solid performances and a few catchy songs, but its ending might have you singing the blues."

Posted Jan 7, 2011

Thomas Leupp

8 10%

Season of the Witch (2011)

"The scariest thing about Season of the Witch is the movie itself, an abomination of bad filmmaking and terrible acting. "

Posted Jan 7, 2011

Daniel Hubschman

9 10%

Little Fockers (2010)

"If no one kills themselves while watching 'Little Fockers' this weekend, it will be a Christmas miracle."

Posted Dec 22, 2010

Peter Hall

10 32%

How Do You Know (2010)

"Clever lines and a fine performance by Owen Wilson aren't enough to redeem this flat and oddly unnerving comedy."

Posted Dec 17, 2010

Thomas Leupp

11 51%

Tron Legacy (2010)

"A landmark achievement in visual effects, sound and production design, and a disappointment in almost every other respect."

Posted Dec 16, 2010

Thomas Leupp

12 91%

The Fighter (2010)

"A gritty triumph, this riveting boxing drama is much more than just the 'Christian Bale Crackhead Movie."

Posted Dec 14, 2010

Thomas Leupp

13 87%

Blue Valentine (2010)

"Pulls no punches in terms of its heavy subject matter and boasts wonderful performances from stars Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams"

Posted Dec 3, 2010

Daniel Hubschman

14 37%

Burlesque (2010)

"Approximately 10% of you are going to LOVE this movie."

Posted Nov 24, 2010

Thomas Leupp

15 89%

Tangled (2010)

"A lively comic twist on the classic 'Rapunzel' fairytale."

Posted Nov 23, 2010

Thomas Leupp

16 78%

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1 (2010)

"Rowling's flaws as a storyteller are much more evident in this film than in previous installments."

Posted Nov 18, 2010

Thomas Leupp

17 86%

Unstoppable (2010)

"Denzel can stop a speeding train, but I'm not sure he can stop a frantic Tony Scott."

Posted Nov 11, 2010

Thomas Leupp

18 55%

Morning Glory (2010)

"Morning Glory doesn't reinvent the wheel, but takes it for a pleasant spin around town "

Posted Nov 9, 2010

Daniel Hubschman

19 72%

Megamind (2010)

"What it lacks in inventiveness, 'Megamind' makes up in wit, intelligence, and customarily gorgeous animation. "

Posted Nov 5, 2010

Thomas Leupp

20 40%

Due Date (2010)

"Downey and Galifianakis make for a truly marvelous collision of opposites, and their interplay is what elevates 'Due Date' above its often puzzlingly flat material."

Posted Nov 5, 2010

Thomas Leupp

21 46%

Hereafter (2010)

"After prompting us to seriously ponder life's ultimate question, Eastwood's final answer seems to be: Don't worry about it."

Posted Oct 22, 2010

Thomas Leupp

22 ——

Copper Mountain: A Club Med Experience (2006)

Posted Oct 19, 2010

Doris Toumarkine

23 71%

Red (2010)

"An amusing action-movie romp, 'RED' boasts a stellar ensemble that makes up for its director's deficiencies."

Posted Oct 14, 2010

Thomas Leupp

24 93%

127 Hours (2010)

"There?s never much reason to root for Aron Ralston unless you?re simply hoping for a happy ending. "

Posted Oct 12, 2010

Daniel Hubschman

25 28%

Life as We Know It (2010)

"Only intermittently irritating (especially the opening ten minutes), this star vehicle for Katherine Heigl eventually, with some solid emotional battering, warmed up the cockles of my heart. "

Posted Oct 8, 2010

Brandon Judell

26 9%

My Soul to Take (2010)

"So utterly awful that it should have been renamed 'My Time to Waste.'"

Posted Oct 8, 2010

Brian Salisbury

27 28%

Life as We Know It (2010)

"Duhamel hits that sweet spot between eye candy and everydude as well as any actor working today, and his easy charm rubs off on Heigl."

Posted Oct 7, 2010

Thomas Leupp

28 64%

Secretariat (2010)

"Lined with fetid chunks of Oscar bait like so many droppings in an untended stable"

Posted Oct 7, 2010

Thomas Leupp

29 96%

The Social Network (2010)

"The Social Network is more a meditation on right vs. wrong than a chronicle of the birth of Facebook and it is a more affecting film because of that."

Posted Oct 1, 2010

Daniel Hubschman

30 88%

Let Me In (2010)

"Its unique and affecting juxtaposition of tenderness and savagery, combined with a slew of stellar performances, makes for an experience unlike any other in recent horror-movie memory."

Posted Sep 29, 2010

Thomas Leupp

31 55%

Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010)

""A topic as sexy as money should never, ever be boring.""

Posted Sep 23, 2010

Thomas Leupp

32 87%

Buried (2010)

"This film's opening alone is more terrifying than the entirety of most horror movies."

Posted Sep 23, 2010

Peter Hall

33 58%

It's Kind of a Funny Story (2010)

"Zack Galifianakis steals the show at every turn, giving his first ever three-dimensional performance and earning the attention he's been getting."

Posted Sep 22, 2010

Daniel Hubschman

34 71%

Never Let Me Go (2010)

"An exemplary case of exceptional storytelling."

Posted Sep 21, 2010

Daniel Hubschman

35 29%

New In Town (2009)

Posted Sep 21, 2010

Thomas Leupp

36 15%

The Romantics (2010)

"The questionable conclusion might not satisfy your need for a definitive finale, but the film doesn't give you much to be satisfied with in the first place. "

Posted Sep 21, 2010

Daniel Hubschman

37 85%

Easy A (2010)

"Emma Stone earns extra credit in this otherwise uneven comic take on 'The Scarlet Letter."

Posted Sep 17, 2010

Thomas Leupp

38 94%

The Town (2010)

"A conventional storyline buoyed by a host of exceptional performances."

Posted Sep 17, 2010

Thomas Leupp

39 81%

Catfish (2010)

"A fascinating journey through the twisted, tangled web that Facebook weaves."

Posted Sep 14, 2010

Thomas Leupp

40 46%

You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (2010)

"Lucy Punch supplies a high-powered comic energy that makes you mope every time the camera leaves her presence. "

Posted Sep 14, 2010

Brandon Judell

41 23%

Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)

"If there is an afterlife, I hope to God this movie isn't playing there. "

Posted Sep 10, 2010

Thomas Leupp

42 53%

I'm Still Here (2010)

"We always knew that he can be a bit of a weirdo; I'm Still Here teaches us that he can be exceedingly clever as well. And there will always be a place in Hollywood for clever weirdos."

Posted Sep 10, 2010

Thomas Leupp

43 53%

Going the Distance (2010)

"Going The Distance doesn't redefine cinematic romance, but it balances the sweet and sour moments of its story very well."

Posted Sep 2, 2010

Daniel Hubschman

44 72%

Machete (2010)

"It's disappointing that a film with this many decapitations and naked Lindsay Lohans can be so boring."

Posted Sep 2, 2010

Peter Hall

45 66%

The American (2010)

"Audiences expecting a conventional Hollywood spy thriller will no doubt be disappointed to find out they've stumbled into an art-house film, but those seeking relief from the bombast of the summer movie season will be pleasantly surprised."

Posted Aug 31, 2010

Thomas Leupp

46 28%

Takers (2010)

""A bland barrage of bullets, bling, and bad acting.""

Posted Aug 26, 2010

Thomas Leupp

47 72%

The Last Exorcism (2010)

"Demons and rednecks form a terrifying tag-team in this creepy 'Exorcist'/'Blair Witch Project' mash-up."

Posted Aug 25, 2010

Thomas Leupp

48 51%

The Switch (2010)

"The only problem with this Jennifer Aniston rom-com is, well, Jennifer Aniston."

Posted Aug 21, 2010

Thomas Leupp

49 73%

Piranha 3-D (2010)

"Piranha 3D is nothing less than the Avatar of B movie schlockfests."

Posted Aug 21, 2010

Thomas Leupp

50 5%

Vampires Suck (2010)

"Mocking 'Twilight' is like shooting fish in a barrel, and yet this lazy satire still misses the target."

Posted Aug 18, 2010

Thomas Leupp

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