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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?

    Judge Dredd
    The Matrix
    The Purge
    A Clockwork Orange
    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:

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

    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:

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

    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:

    Three Men and a Baby
    Raising Arizona
    Baby's Day Out
    Baby Mama
    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?

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

    Kick-Ass

    76% certified fresh, yo.

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

    Devil's Advocate
    The Fountain
    Fight Club
    Apocalypse Now
    Dogville
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    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?

    Die Hard
    Speed
    Lethal Weapon
    Face/Off
    Under Siege
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Die Hard

    92% on Rotten Tomatoes? Way off.

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

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

    The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

    91% on Rotten Tomatoes.

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

    Paranormal Activity
    Napoleon Dynamite
    Clerks
    The Blair Witch Project
    Reservoir Dogs
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Reservoir Dogs

    92% certified fresh puts Ebert with 8% company.

    Reservoir Dogs
    en.wikipedia.org

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