Universal Pictures | Release Date: July 28, 1995 CRITIC SCORE DISTRIBUTION
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Mixed or average reviews based on 17 Critics
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8
Mixed:
8
Negative:
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Waterworld is often entertaining because it's screwy. Could even Ed Wood Jr. have come up with those cigarette-puffing villains, in a world with hardly enough dirt for a tobacco plant? [28 July 1995]
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It lacks the coherent fantasy of truly enveloping science fiction, preferring to concentrate on flashy, isolated stunts that say more about expense than expertise. [28 July 1995]