For 54 reviews, this critic has graded:
  • 38% higher than the average critic
  • 1% same as the average critic
  • 61% lower than the average critic
On average, this critic grades 12.3 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)

Jan Stuart's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average review score: 47
Highest review score: 80 Undercover Brother
Lowest review score: 10 Enough
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 13 out of 54
  2. Negative: 15 out of 54
54 movie reviews
    • 27 Metascore
    • 30 Jan Stuart
    Droopy remake.
    • 40 Metascore
    • 30 Jan Stuart
    Isn't it amazing to see just how low some people will stoop if you pay them enough?
    • 47 Metascore
    • 30 Jan Stuart
    Even at its stride, "The X-Files" was a load of malarkey. But it was thoughtful malarkey and compulsively watchable. One could say the same about the first two-thirds of The X-Files: I Want to Believe before it spins out of control and into a delirious plane of awfulness.
    • 49 Metascore
    • 30 Jan Stuart
    a freefall into urban hell that doesn't give us The impetus to jump or the awful gratification of the ride.
    • 40 Metascore
    • 30 Jan Stuart
    There is even less going on between Ricci and Depp here than there was in "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow," mostly because Potter gives them nothing to play.
    • 25 Metascore
    • 30 Jan Stuart
    Li's far too unthreatening a presence to cause much of a stir amid the din of hard rock music and the pall left by fight choreography that has had every last bit of life digitally drained away.
    • 46 Metascore
    • 30 Jan Stuart
    A tedious experience.
    • 36 Metascore
    • 20 Jan Stuart
    The rest of Seven Pounds feels like a half-hour "Twilight Zone" script that has been pressed onto a gob of Silly Putty and stretched to the sinking point.
    • 32 Metascore
    • 20 Jan Stuart
    Fat, homely men who feel they have been wrongly underrepresented in underwear ads should flock to The Last Man.
    • Los Angeles Times
    • 37 Metascore
    • 20 Jan Stuart
    Where there was a modicum of charm to Mick Dundee's earliest exploits in New York City, the joke has withered as markedly as Hogan's face.
    • 12 Metascore
    • 20 Jan Stuart
    It's not awful, but the high cost of a movie ticket these days seems like a steep price to pay for 90 minutes of air conditioning and production design.
    • Los Angeles Times
    • 33 Metascore
    • 20 Jan Stuart
    A ditsy and dizzying spook-house thriller in high-tech, high-hemline gear.
    • 25 Metascore
    • 10 Jan Stuart
    Lacking a real actress, director Michael Apted is called upon to fudge the facts and make Slim's ordeal as taut as possible. He gets the job done, but the suspense scenes have a generic fright-by-numbers feel that tell us he's wearing his professional hat and knows it.
    • 16 Metascore
    • 10 Jan Stuart
    88 minutes of desperate gyrations intended to simulate humor.
    • 22 Metascore
    • 10 Jan Stuart
    It's the perfect image for a smelly and instantly flushable comedy that telegraphs punch lines in advance like a boorish dinner party guest.