Waterworld 1995

Critics score:
42 / 100

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Janet Maslin, New York Times: Read more

Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times: A moderately successful guy's movie with both weak and strong elements where lots of things are brilliantly blown up and few things make any kind of sense. Read more

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James Berardinelli, ReelViews: In the tradition of the old Westerns and Mel Gibson's Road Warrior flicks, this film provides good escapist fun. Read more

Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times: It's one of those marginal pictures you're not unhappy to have seen, but can't quite recommend. Read more

Mick LaSalle, San Francisco Chronicle: It's a genuine vault at greatness that misses the mark -- but survives. Read more

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Rita Kempley, Washington Post: Waterworld isn't Fishtar, but Kevin Costner's pricey, post-apocalyptic sloshbuckler isn't a seafaring classic either. Read more

Desson Thomson, Washington Post: If the story seems a little waterlogged, it's still big, loud, and fun to watch. Read more