15. Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid ^ It offers audiences a chance to get out of the August heat for 90 minutes.

14. Shrek 2 ^ Anyone wanting to see well-crafted animated films that don’t rely exclusively on making fun of pre-existing material for their jokes should stick with Pixar.

13. The Terminal ^ There are worse movies out there than “The Terminal,” but few that feel quite so…unnecessary.

12. The Stepford Wives ^ I can’t help but think we’ve seen this before. Oh yeah, it’s called a throwaway comedy, and Hollywood produces them by the dozens each year, knowing that people will pay good money to be pandered to by bland, lowest-common denominator humor.

11. Raising Helen ^ “Raising Helen” is a prototypical romantic comedy with so much conformity that it fails to equate to anything more than a pleasant diversion.

It only gets stinkier in part three of SUMMER OF STINK 2004>>>

Posted on September 14, 2004 in Features by

If you liked this article then you may also like the following Film Threat articles:
Popular Stories from Around the Web

Tell us what you're thinking...

Comments are governed by the Terms of Use of this Site. Click on the "Report Comment" link if you feel a comment is in violation of the Terms of Use, and the comment will be reviewed appropriately.