For 398 reviews, this critic has graded:
  • 56% higher than the average critic
  • 2% same as the average critic
  • 42% lower than the average critic
On average, this critic grades 3.5 points higher than other critics. (0-100 point scale)

Ruthe Stein's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average review score: 63
Highest review score: 100 Notes on a Scandal
Lowest review score: 0 8 Heads in a Duffel Bag
Score distribution:
  1. Negative: 55 out of 398
398 movie reviews
    • 18 Metascore
    • 25 Ruthe Stein
    Lange seems at a loss to know how to convey Martha's malevolence -- and writer-director Jonathan Darby offers almost no guidance.
    • 46 Metascore
    • 25 Ruthe Stein
    For all the precision shooting, Autumn is a colossal misfire, a tedious film noir wannabe. It doesn't even qualify as film gris.
    • 66 Metascore
    • 25 Ruthe Stein
    Sitting through Diggers is so tedious that you might find yourself envying the clam diggers. At least they get to be outdoors.
    • 33 Metascore
    • 0 Ruthe Stein
    Annoyingly simplistic.
    • 21 Metascore
    • 0 Ruthe Stein
    This so-called comedy is so not funny, it makes "Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo" look like Chaplin.
    • 26 Metascore
    • 0 Ruthe Stein
    Immediately shoots to the top of the list of the year's worst movies.
    • 27 Metascore
    • 0 Ruthe Stein
    Hogwash and not even funny hogwash.
    • 15 Metascore
    • 0 Ruthe Stein
    Exactly what the title implies: mindless.