Road House Reviews

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 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.
January 8, 2008
Its vigilante justice, lawlessness and wanton violence feel ludicrous in a modern setting.
June 24, 2006
Mindless entertainment of the highest order.
May 20, 2003
Road House is much funnier than most comedies, until it turns vile instead of just stupid.
May 12, 2001
The grotesque soon drowns out the giggles.
January 1, 2000
This is not a good movie. But viewed in the right frame of mind, it is not a boring one, either.
January 1, 2000
Road House lays out its story with the subtlety of a wrestling match, and probably with less sharpness or savvy.