Xanadu Reviews

April 1, 2019
"Xanadu" cannot possibly be described as a good movie, but it can be recommended to those who can tolerate large amounts of intravenous marzipan.
April 28, 2018
The acting is wooden, the direction and cinematography confused, the special effects largely out of place, the dramatic interest nonexistent.
March 26, 2009
Stupendously bad.
June 10, 2008
Conventional wisdom decrees that Xanadu is a horrible film. In a sense, conventional wisdom may be correct, but it ignores one key ingredient: viewed in the right frame of mind, this movie can be a lot of fun.
February 9, 2006
An experience so vacuous it's almost frightening.
August 16, 2005
This big-budget bubble-gum musical is appalling but compulsively watchable.
October 23, 2004
Xanadu is a mushy and limp musical fantasy, so insubstantial it keeps evaporating before our eyes.
August 30, 2004
Xanadu doesn't lend itself to quick or easy characterization. Too many different things are going on here, and they don't have much to do with one another.