Road House Reviews
July 12, 2019
...it isn't just so bad it's good. In its own bad way, it really is good!
March 27, 2019
But in deep "Road House" country... and the undefined made crassly visible, there isn't a whiff of romance anywhere, any more than there's a single jot of common sense.
March 26, 2019
What results instead is a monstrous hybrid-a grotesquely implausible, oversized character that thoroughly overshadows the poor actor himself.
March 26, 2019
It's amazing how quickly an explosion, a ripped-out throat, or even four bangs in a row, can make other problems seem insignificant.
June 18, 2016
The Peruvian marching powder is all but dusting the corners of the frame throughout 'Road House,' which may as well go into a museum for '80s artifacts.
June 25, 2013
Road House is startling because of the intensity of its violence and because of Swayze's mindless posturing.
June 12, 2013
All Road House amounts to is a botched southern, and it's not worth a detour.
April 30, 2012
Eventually it mutates into a paranoid revenge plot that might be called Walking Short.
April 15, 2008
An immensely enjoyable slice of romanticised fisticuffs, this is a Western in every respect except the stetsons and six guns.
January 8, 2008
Its vigilante justice, lawlessness and wanton violence feel ludicrous in a modern setting.
May 20, 2003
Road House is much funnier than most comedies, until it turns vile instead of just stupid.
January 1, 2000
Road House lays out its story with the subtlety of a wrestling match, and probably with less sharpness or savvy.