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Rating
Title/Year
Author
1
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
2
Frequency (2000)
A touching thriller.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3
The Empire Strikes Back is a technological triumph, a cornucopia of intergalactic tchotchkes.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4
Jedi is downright repetitive!
Posted Jan 1, 2000
5
Silly as it is, The Contender has a lurid zest that keeps you hooked, and a rambunctiously good cast.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
6
Magnolia (1999)
Magnolia towers over most Hollywood films this year.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
7
Speed (1994)
8
[Stone's] most entertaining movie in years.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
9
10
28 Days (2000)
This is a movie afraid of its own shadows.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
11
12
13
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
14
15
The Best Man (1999)
Charismatic!
Posted Jan 1, 2000
16
Kaufman always wanted to keep us guessing, and this movie respects his wishes.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
17
A film of brilliant pieces and dazzling shots!
Posted Jan 1, 2000
18
A film whose tone is out of sync with the simple, ribald conceit and is only mildly amusing at best.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
19
20
Soft Fruit (1999)
The outcome is clear from the beginning. But getting there proves a rare revelation.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
21
I don't know how a movie this original got made today, but thank God for wonderful aberrations.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
22
23
Wonder Boys (2000)
[Michael Douglas] is a superb comic actor, one who knows that the secret of being funny is never begging for a laugh.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
24

25
A likable, lively little ditty -- one theme, some clever variations -- that never wears out its welcome.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
26
A rousing, hugely entertaining movie.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
27
On many levels, Keeping the Faith is a fine film.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
28
A run-of-the-mill legal thriller that hopes to be a little more.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
29
If ever there was an example of a director's getting in the way of a story, this is it.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
30
Anyone with a taste for high-risk filmmaking won't want to miss it.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
31
Center Stage (2000)
32
The magical world of Pooh is always delightful to watch, even through a dirty lens.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
33
A lumbering, self-important three-hour melodrama that defies credibility at every turn.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
34
A Bug's Life (1998)
The giddiest, most inventive family movie of the year!
Posted Jan 1, 2000
35
Tarzan (1999)
36
37
Hanging Up (2000)
38
As well-crafted and sensitive as it is, the movie remains one step removed from inspiration.
Posted Jan 1, 2000
39
U-571 (2000)
Come on in. The water's fine.
Posted Jan 1, 2000