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Most Overrated Films of all Time

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Citizen Kane [DVD] [1942]
Citizen Kane [DVD] [1942]
"Proof that if a film is twaddled on about for long enough rational people start to believe the hype.  It may have been innovative in its use of camera techniques but it's still really boring."
Moulin Rouge -- Two-Disc Set [DVD] [2001]
Moulin Rouge -- Two-Disc Set [DVD] [2001]
"It's the cinema-graphic version of Touretts Syndrome.  Do yourself a favour and hire The Red Shoes instead"
Gladiator (2000) - Two Disc Set [DVD]
Gladiator (2000) - Two Disc Set [DVD]
"I don't care if it does have an Academy Award"
Easy Rider [DVD] [2000]
Easy Rider [DVD] [2000]
"Shambolic.  But there again if half your budget goes on purchasing psychotropic drugs what do you expect."
As Good As It Gets [DVD] [1998]
As Good As It Gets [DVD] [1998]
"Saturday matinee fare and a prime exhibit in the, American Academy only gives Americans awards trial."
Titanic [1998] [DVD]
Titanic [1998] [DVD]
"Though the idea of Leonardo diCaprio drowning in the freezing North Atlantic is appealing it just doesn't happen quickly enough."
Amores Perros [DVD] [2001]
Amores Perros [DVD] [2001]
"Since when did filming Dog Fighting become art?"
Snatch - Two Disc Set [DVD] [2000]
Snatch - Two Disc Set [DVD] [2000]
"Guy Ritchie suffering from the movie equivalent of Second Album syndrome."
Good Will Hunting [DVD] [1998]
Good Will Hunting [DVD] [1998]
"Proof that everything in life is relative.  Yes Robin Williams performance is good if you compare it to Patch Adams."
Dancer In The Dark [DVD] [2000]
Dancer In The Dark [DVD] [2000]
"The word Bad just fails to be adequate."
A Beautiful Mind [DVD] [2002]
A Beautiful Mind [DVD] [2002]
"The most average movie that Ron Howard has directed and for this they give him an Academy Award."
Boiler Room [DVD] [2000]
Boiler Room [DVD] [2000]
"Ooohh how difficult it must be to be a Middle Class White Male in the noughties.  Wall Street it's not."
Cast Away (2 Disc Set) [DVD] [2001]
Cast Away (2 Disc Set) [DVD] [2001]
"Poor Tom Hanks he really does travel from the sublime to the ridiculous with his choice of film."
Dumb And Dumber [DVD] [1995]
Dumb And Dumber [DVD] [1995]
"No Jim Carrey is not funny.  Exhibit 1."
Me, Myself and Irene [DVD] [2000]
Me, Myself and Irene [DVD] [2000]
"No Jim Carrey is not funny.  Exhibit 2."
Face/Off [DVD] [1997]
Face/Off [DVD] [1997]
"Not quite as exciting as a Salvation Army convention."
Braveheart (2 Disc Special Edition) [1995] [DVD]
Braveheart (2 Disc Special Edition) [1995] [DVD]
"Exhibit 1.  In the Mel Gibson does hate the English Trial"
The Patriot [DVD] [2001]
The Patriot [DVD] [2001]
"Exhibit 2.  Do Your Homework Mel.  The toady was a RAPIST!! on a hero."
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