33% higher than the average critic
2% same as the average critic
65% lower than the average critic
Robert Wilonsky's Scores
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Basic really brings to mind a Travolta film from 2000, "Battlefield Earth," in that it's so astonishingly awful it becomes a sort of kinky pleasure; just when you think Travolta has fallen to the bottom of the barrel, he pulls out a shovel and dons his miner's helmet to see what lies beneath.
- Robert Wilonsky