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Can You Guess The Classic Films That Roger Ebert Thought Were Shit?

Classic films that Ebert really, really hated.

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  1. 1. What film was Roger Ebert reviewing when he wrote this?

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    Judge Dredd
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    The Matrix
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    The Purge
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    A Clockwork Orange
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    Cloud Atlas
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    A Clockwork Orange

    90% on Rotten Tomatoes

    A Clockwork Orange
    en.wikipedia.org
  2. 2. After Ebert finished watching this treasured film, he sat down and wrote this:

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    Dangerous Minds
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    Stand and Deliver
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    Dead Poet's Society
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    Freedom Writers
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    School of Rock
    Correct!
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    Dead Poet's Society

    85% on Rotten Tomatoes.

    Dead Poet's Society
    en.wikipedia.org
  3. 3. Ebert thought this movie had bad timing, whereas everyone else thought it was just right:

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    Taxi Driver
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    No Country For Old Men
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    American Beauty
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    Up in Smoke
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    Team America: World Police
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    Team America: World Police

    77% on Rotten Tomatoes.

    Team America: World Police
    en.wikipedia.org
  4. 4. This film confused Ebert but for the rest of us, its awesomeness was clear:

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    Three Men and a Baby
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    Raising Arizona
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    Baby's Day Out
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    Baby Mama
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    What To Expect When You're Expecting
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Raising Arizona

    90% certified fresh.

    Raising Arizona
    en.wikipedia.org
  5. 5. Which of these beloved comic book films did Ebert trash?

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    Fantastic Four
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    Kick-Ass
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    The Dark Knight
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    Spiderman 2
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    Batman & Robin
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    Kick-Ass

    76% certified fresh, yo.

    Kick-Ass
    en.wikipedia.org
  6. 6. What's this movie that Ebert failed to "get"?

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    Devil's Advocate
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    The Fountain
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    Fight Club
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    Apocalypse Now
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    Dogville
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    Fight Club

    80% certified fresh. That's a ripe tomato.

    Fight Club
    en.wikipedia.org
  7. 7. Which critically acclaimed action film was "a mess" according to Ebert?

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    Die Hard
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    Speed
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    Lethal Weapon
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    Face/Off
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    Under Siege
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    Die Hard

    92% on Rotten Tomatoes? Way off.

    Die Hard
    en.wikipedia.org
  8. 8. Which classic horror film did Ebert find horror-ble?

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    The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
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    Night of the Living Dead
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    Halloween
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    A Nightmare on Elm Street
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    Poltergeist
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    The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

    91% on Rotten Tomatoes.

    The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
    en.wikipedia.org
  9. 9. Wait, Ebert hated this movie? REALLY?

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    Paranormal Activity
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    Napoleon Dynamite
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    Clerks
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    The Blair Witch Project
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    Reservoir Dogs
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    Reservoir Dogs

    92% certified fresh puts Ebert with 8% company.

    Reservoir Dogs
    en.wikipedia.org
 
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