Sinbad was flying high in the 90s. He was featured on multiple shows and landed his own headlining show on Fox. He branched into movies including this pick for Anything Nice to Say: First Kid. With a 23% critic score and a 32% audience rating, can we nominate anything nice to say about First Kid?
Joining Filmento on one X-cruciating scene, I take a stab at critique instead of finding anything nice to say. Filmento: https://www.youtube.com/user/Filmento One X-cruciating Scene Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLLUd4YQ8dEhqG6I3PEPvPODNKM5p9csW4 One X-cellent Scene: Magneto’s Perfect Introduction: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WSCVzVnVGwY
t stands to reason that movies existing more for their merchandising than their merits tend not to be well received by critics. If your weren’t a Michael Jordan fan, Space Jam wasn’t your…well, jam. But this was the 90s. Who wasn’t a Michael Jordan fan?
When a movie is designated for a younger audience, it tends to split critics. Some are harsher, some are more forgiving, others just ignore it entirely. With a 32% critic rating, it’s hard to decide what happened here. Rookie of the Year targets a younger audience, sure, but it’s still plenty enjoyable for adults. Here’s the first installment of the Nostalgia Month on Anything Nice to Say.
Tom Cruise running away from aliens. You don’t need to make a movie more complicated than that. With a high critic score, but a relatively low audience score, viewers weren’t quite as enthused about this remake. We try to launch a full scale invasion on anything nice to say about War of the Worlds.