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Rating
Title/Year
Author
1
49%
2
95%
3
65%

"There are pleasures to be had in the handsome, heroic The Last Samurai. But they're all on the surface."

Posted Dec 16, 2003
4
71%

Cold Mountain (2003)

5
73%
6
82%
7
75%

"You have to honor its mad ambition. But sadly, it feels like a dream too long deferred."

Posted Jan 14, 2003
8
96%

The Pianist (2002)

"In going home to tell Szpilman's story Polanski seems reborn: once again he's become a filmmaker who matters."

Posted Jan 14, 2003
9
86%

Chicago (2002)

10
96%

"A delicious cat-and-mouse game flecked with intriguing Oedipal undertones."

Posted Jan 14, 2003
11
96%
12
85%

About Schmidt (2002)

13
74%

Signs (2002)

"A refreshing summer movie. "

Posted Aug 12, 2002
14
66%

"A decidedly mixed bag. "

Posted May 13, 2002
15
91%

"It has real passion, real emotion, real terror, and a tactile sense of evil."

Posted Dec 3, 2001
16
93%
17
80%
18
73%

"A.I. exhilarates, frustrates and provokes: it's the most ambitious Hollywood movie in sight."

Posted Jun 18, 2001
19
25%

Pearl Harbor (2001)

20
91%

High Fidelity (2000)

21
49%

The Kid (2000)

"The journey itself is more charming, and less sentimental, than you might suspect."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
22
25%

"On so many levels, a risibly bad movie."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
23
67%

Sleepy Hollow (1999)

"Bold, exciting and full of visions. "

Posted Jan 1, 2000
24
74%
25
54%
26
46%

"Entertains in a way we are used to being entertained."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
27
56%
28
39%
29
97%

Chicken Run (2000)

30
61%

The Patriot (2000)

"Gibson gives the part his all, but he can't create a coherent character: the movie won't let him."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
31
70%

Frequency (2000)

"A touching thriller."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
32
94%

"The Empire Strikes Back is a technological triumph, a cornucopia of intergalactic tchotchkes."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
33
80%

"Jedi is downright repetitive!"

Posted Jan 1, 2000
34
76%

The Contender (2000)

"Silly as it is, The Contender has a lurid zest that keeps you hooked, and a rambunctiously good cast."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
35
84%

Magnolia (1999)

"Magnolia towers over most Hollywood films this year."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
36
93%

Speed (1994)

37
51%

"[Stone's] most entertaining movie in years."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
38
29%

Drowning Mona (2000)

39
31%

28 Days (2000)

40
15%

Random Hearts (1999)

41
88%
42
100%

Toy Story 2 (1999)

"As in the original, the superrealist images beguile us with their bold wit, and the storytelling is so tight, urgent and inventive there doesn't seem to be a wasted moment."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
43
34%

"Final destination? Video store bins. "

Posted Jan 1, 2000
44
72%

The Best Man (1999)

"Charismatic! "

Posted Jan 1, 2000
45
63%

"Kaufman always wanted to keep us guessing, and this movie respects his wishes."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
46
79%

"A film of brilliant pieces and dazzling shots!"

Posted Jan 1, 2000
47
42%

"A film whose tone is out of sync with the simple, ribald conceit and is only mildly amusing at best."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
48
3%
49
64%

Soft Fruit (1999)

"The outcome is clear from the beginning. But getting there proves a rare revelation."

Posted Jan 1, 2000
50
93%

"I don't know how a movie this original got made today, but thank God for wonderful aberrations."

Posted Jan 1, 2000