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Critical Mass

Here’s how a sampling of critics and movie audiences from across the country grade 10 current releases.

Ali

C+ EW READERS www.ew.com/criticalmass B- JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate B- MIKE CLARK USA Today A+ JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer C- ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times – RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post A- LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail B- TODD MCCARTHY Variety B CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer B- RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald B ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY B CRITICS’ AVERAGE

A Beautiful Mind

A- [EW READERS www.ew.com/criticalmass] B- [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate] A- [MIKE CLARK USA Today] B- [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] A- [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] – [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] B [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] B [TODD MCCARTHY Variety] A- [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] B [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] B+ [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] B+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Charlotte Gray

– [EW READERS www.ew.com/criticalmass] C+ [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate] C+ [MIKE CLARK USA Today] – [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] C- [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] – [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] – [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] C- [TODD MCCARTHY Variety] – [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] – [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] C [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] C [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

I Am Sam

– [EW READERS www.ew.com/criticalmass] D [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate] F [MIKE CLARK USA Today] – [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] D [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] C+ [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] – [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] D [TODD MCCARTHY Variety] – [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] C+ [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] C- [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] D+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius

– [EW READERS www.ew.com/criticalmass] – [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate] – [MIKE CLARK USA Today] – [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] B- [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] B+ [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] B [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] C+ [TODD MCCARTHY Variety] – [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] – [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] B+ [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] B [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Kate & Leopold

B [EW READERS www.ew.com/criticalmass] C [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate] – [MIKE CLARK USA Today] B [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] B [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] C [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] C [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] – [TODD MCCARTHY Variety] B [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] D [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] B- [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] C+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Lantana

– [EW READERS www.ew.com/criticalmass] B+ [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate] A- [MIKE CLARK USA Today] – [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] B+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] – [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] – [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] A [TODD MCCARTHY Variety] – [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] A- [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] B- [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] B+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

The Lord of the Rings…

A- [EW READERS www.ew.com/criticalmass] B- [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate] A- [MIKE CLARK USA Today] A [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] B [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] A [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] A- [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] B [TODD MCCARTHY Variety] C+ [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] B+ [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] A [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] B+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

The Royal Tenenbaums

B [EW READERS www.ew.com/criticalmass] B+ [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate] B [MIKE CLARK USA Today] A+ [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] B+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] B+ [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] A [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] B- [TODD MCCARTHY Variety] B+ [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] A- [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] A [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] A- [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

The Shipping News

– [EW READERS www.ew.com/criticalmass] C+ [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate] C [MIKE CLARK USA Today] B+ [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] C- [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] B+ [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] B [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] – [TODD MCCARTHY Variety] B+ [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] C [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] C- [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] B- [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]