Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation
Top

Bad reviews for good movies

It's hard to make everyone happy. Just yesterday, we bought Snickers bars for the whole office and it turned out that one person was on a diet, another didn't like caramel (?!) and someone else had a nut allergy or whatever.

Even if you're a talented filmmaker and you've made a movie that everyone is pretty much in love with, you're still not guaranteed an easy ride.

Here are 30 examples of critics who've hated movies that everyone else loved.

Click on each image to read more

With thanks to Rotten Tomatoes.

Related

all-the-kings-men-pic.jpg

Great cast, shame about the movie

captain-phillips.jpg

Critics who've hated this year's Oscar nominees

psycho-allstar.png

Good reviews for bad movies

bekindr.png

50 movies that mention other movies

zooey.jpg

30 movie girls who'll break your heart

movie-to-tv.png

7 more movie stars heading to TV

Comments

More

Why Tom Hardy is the man the world needs right now

Politicians are lying to us. Brexit is dividing us. Donald Trump may be about to nuke us. But don’t worry, we’ve found a saviour

by Joe Ellison
24 Feb 2017

New Horror movie about racism is 100% on Rotten Tomatoes

Rave reviews all round

by Matt Tate
24 Feb 2017

Netflix picks up Martin Scorsese's 'The Irishman'

Production is scheduled to begin next year

22 Feb 2017

'Star Wars' release the first cast photo from the Han Solo spin-off

You can't have too much Chewie

by Matt Tate
22 Feb 2017

QUIZ: How well do you know Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine?

As everyone’s favourite foul-mouthed mutant returns to screens in Logan, we put your knowledge to the test

21 Feb 2017

Guillermo Del Toro ends the speculation about Hellboy 3

Big Red fans, it's not good news

21 Feb 2017

The ShortList Alternative Oscars

The only awards that really matter

by Gary Ogden
20 Feb 2017

Is Love Actually actually shit or brilliant?

Two writers argue their case for the divisive 2003 rom-com

16 Feb 2017

The totally excellent 19 facts you never knew about Wayne’s World

No way? Way.

by Keyan Milanian
16 Feb 2017

Details of the Star Wars: The Last Jedi teaser trailer 'leaked'

If it's true, Star Wars fans are in for a treat

14 Feb 2017