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Rotten Tomatoes is Wrong (A Podcast from Rotten Tomatoes)

74 EpisodesProduced by Rotten Tomatoes Website

Why do fans love some Rotten films and hate some Fresh ones? What did critics make of a cult classic before it earned its cult status? In this weekly podcast, hosts Jacqueline Coley, Mark Ellis, and guests go deep and settle the score on some of the most beloved – and despised – movies and TV shows … read more

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74: We're Wrong About... The Lost World: Jurassic Park (Movie Review)

January 27th, 2022

50:27

Is it an underrated sequel, or were the folks behind it too preoccupied with whether or not they could that they didn't stop to think if they should?

73: We're Wrong About... Solo (Movie Review)

January 20th, 2022

59:15

Nobody asked for an origin story for Han and Chewy, but the end result wasn't half bad, according to critics. Did they get it right, or is this …

72: We're Wrong About... The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Movie Review)

January 13th, 2022

1:00:12

We revisit Sony's only Rotten Spider-Man movie to consider whether Andrew Garfield's second outing as Peter Parker is actually better than we thought.

71: We're Wrong About... The Witcher Season 1 (TV Review)

January 6th, 2022

49:04

We toss a coin to the popular Netflix fantasy series and discuss whether the critics were harshly unfair to its first season.

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70: We're Wrong About... Eternals (Movie Review)

December 30th, 2021

57:21

Critics thought the sprawling superhero film either had too much Chloé Zhao or not enough, but does it really deserve to be ranked at the bottom of …

69: We're Wrong About... The Matrix Sequels (Movie Review)

December 23rd, 2021

1:01:12

Critics agree the original Matrix is one of the most iconic sci-fi films ever, but the two sequels that followed? Not so much. With a new chapter on …

68: We're Wrong About... Man on Fire (With Special Guest Jay Ellis)

December 16th, 2021

1:02:37

Insecure star Jay Ellis is out for vengeance against the critics who felt this Denzel Washington thriller fizzled more than it sizzled.

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67: We're Wrong About... Selena (With Special Guest Harvey Guillén)

December 9th, 2021

56:46

What We Do in the Shadows star Harvey Guillén sings the praises of the musical biopic starring a young, ready-for-the-big-time J-Lo.

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66: We're Wrong About... Deep Blue Sea (With Special Guest Saffron Burrows)

December 2nd, 2021

54:00

The You star dives deep to tell us why her 1999 smart-shark creature feature is more than just "Jaws Lite."

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65: We're Wrong About... Bad Boys II (With Special Guest Kola Bokinni)

November 26th, 2021

53:27

Ted Lasso star Kola Bokinni takes a trip down to Miami with us to bask in the glow of Will Smith, Martin Lawrence, and Michael Bay's explosive …

64: We're Wrong About... Young Guns II (With Special Guest Alan Ruck)

November 23rd, 2021

53:27

Hendry William French himself (Succession's Alan Ruck) saddles up to argue why this hit Western sequel full of young stars, sweeping vistas, and epic …

63: We're Wrong About... Point Break (With Special Guest Kyle Brandt)

November 18th, 2021

51:08

The Good Morning Football and Frogger host explains why the endlessly quotable action flick is 100% pure adrenaline and yuppie insects shouldn't …

62: We're Wrong About... The Mandalorian (TV Review)

November 11th, 2021

59:55

With Disney+ Day right around the corner, we're debating the Star Wars series that kicked off the streaming service with a Baby Yoda-sized bang.

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61: We're Wrong About... Jennifer's Body (With Special Guest Connor Franta)

November 9th, 2021

57:11

YouTuber extraordinaire and best-selling author Connor Franta joins us to sing the praises of the bloody, potentially misunderstood dark comedy …

60: We're Wrong About... Avengers: Endgame (Movie Review)

November 4th, 2021

58:40

That's right, we're taking aim at the beloved conclusion of the Infinity Saga to see if it was - ahem - assembled effectively enough, or if it was …

59: We're Wrong About... A Knight's Tale (With Special Guest Tim Blake Nelson)

October 28th, 2021

52:33

The Old Henry star waxes nostalgic about the pure, unadulterated pleasures and rockin' soundtrack of the Heath Ledger crowd-pleaser.

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58: We're Wrong About... The Halloween Franchise (Movie Review)

October 21st, 2021

1:03:15

With Halloween Kills tearing up the box office, we look back at the seminal slasher franchise to determine what keeps fans bloodthirsty for more.

 


57: We're Wrong About... The Scream Franchise (Movie Review)

October 12th, 2021

1:06:55

With a new spree around the corner for cinema's favorite Ghostface killer, we're looking back at the meta slasher series and debating the best kills, Tomatometer-scores, and what we want from a fifth installment.

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56: We're Wrong About... The James Bond Movies (Movie Review)

October 7th, 2021

1:17:00

We're celebrating the release of No Time To Die with a 007 deep dive: who's the best Bond (and the worst)? Top villain? And should our Tomatometer …

55: We're Wrong About... The Sopranos (TV Review)

September 30th, 2021

1:04:14

We're debating the greatest show of all time (we're not arguing, we value our lives too much): which season ruled? Which characters were most iconic? …

54: We're Wrong About... The Mummy (Movie Review)

September 23rd, 2021

1:00:53

We're digging up and dusting off a late-'90s favorite beloved for its quick wit, terrifying villain, and charismatic lead in Brendan Fraser. So what …

53: We're Wrong About... Aquaman (Movie Review)

September 16th, 2021

1:02:20

Does the goofy King of the Oceans (and the Box Office) sink or swim? We're talking all things Momoa, Mantis, endangered species, and wigs in the …

52: Special Guest Chance the Rapper Takes Us to Task

September 9th, 2021

1:05:19

Music superstar Chance the Rapper drops in to share his love for Rotten comedy 'Hot Rod' and reveal the movie he thinks is the "most trash piece of …

51: We're Wrong About... Iron Man 3 (Movie Review)

September 2nd, 2021

1:00:07

It's the Certified Fresh film with the villainous twists that still irks legions of MCU fans, but is it time to let go and learn to love this …

50: We're Wrong About... The Holiday (With Special Guest Billie Piper)

August 26th, 2021

59:41

Special guest and Rare Beasts writer-director Billie Piper takes on the Grinches who called Nancy Meyers' modern yuletide classic an over-egged, …

49: We're Wrong About... The Walking Dead (TV Review)

August 19th, 2021

1:02:48

Relive the highs, the lows, and the baseball-bat blows as we debate the long-running phenomenon as it enters its final season.

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48: We're Wrong About... Twilight (Movie Review)

August 12th, 2021

1:09:44

Hold on tight, Spider Monkeys! We're going back to 2008 to ask that ultimate Twilight question: team critics or team fans?

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47: We're Wrong About... Suicide Squad (2016)

August 5th, 2021

1:04:28

It failed to enchant critics at the time of its release, but Suicide Squad's defenders still go to bat for it to this day. On the eve of its sequel, …

46: We're Wrong About... Constantine (Bonus Episode)

July 29th, 2021

52:00

The battle between Heaven and Hell that became a battle between audiences and critics comes to a fiery conclusion as we ask: does Keanu Reeves' …

45: We're Wrong About... M. Night Shyamalan (With Special Guest Alex Wolff)

July 22nd, 2021

55:42

Old and Pig star Alex Wolff is a special guest in our latest podcast episode devoted to the movies of one of Hollywood's most beloved risk-takers.

44: We're Wrong About... Space Jam (Movie Review)

July 15th, 2021

1:08:04

Is this pioneering animation/live-action hybrid the slam dunk its fans think it is? Or are they looking back through a nostalgic fog? We're stepping …

43: We're Wrong About... Iron Man 2 (Movie Review)

July 8th, 2021

1:01:40

Tony Stark's second solo outing is arguably the most whipped and lashed (ahem) movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. But does the film that first …

42: We're Wrong About... Armageddon (Movie Review)

July 1st, 2021

1:02:17

We’re drilling-baby-drilling into the molten core of one of the 1990’s most unrelenting Blockbusters: is Michael Bay’s smash hit dumb as a rock, an …

41: We're Wrong About... Tenet (Movie Review)

June 24th, 2021

57:15

We're going backwards in time almost a year (passing our forward-moving selves and confusing the s--t out of everyone watching us) to ask whether …

40: We're Wrong About... The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (Movie Review)

June 17th, 2021

1:04:05

It’s the franchise detour that became a cult favorite and delivered one of the Fast series’ most beloved characters - #JusticeForHan! – but is this …

39: We're Wrong About... Cats (Movie Review)

June 10th, 2021

57:11

Is the critically reviled Cats about to enter the next of its nine lives, reborn as a cult classic worthy of repeat – and, er, influenced – viewings? …

38: We're Wrong About... Thor: The Dark World (Movie Review)

June 3rd, 2021

1:05:39

Does the sequel deserve its place as the worst-reviewed – though still Fresh – movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe?

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37: We're Wrong About... Aladdin (2019)

May 27th, 2021

56:08

Disney's live-action Aladdin overcame a whole blue world of worry about its digital take on the Genie to blow audience's minds: So why wasn't it …

36: We're Wrong About... Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (Movie Review)

May 20th, 2021

1:05:54

Is Revenge of the Sith the dark and moody savior of the Prequel Trilogy, as critics declared it was? Or, um...Nooooooooooooooo!? We’re swinging our …

35: We're Wrong About... Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones (Movie Review)

May 13th, 2021

1:00:27

It's considered by many to be the most cringe-worthy Star Wars movie ever made, and yet critics didn't quite find it as coarse, rough, and irritating as certain fans. Were they wrong to call this gooey center of the …

34: We're Wrong About... Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace (Movie Review)

May 4th, 2021

1:11:01

It's one of the worst-reviewed Star Wars movies ever released, but was the Prequel Trilogy kickoff dismissed too quickly? We're journeying back to a time of epic pod races, double-bladed lightsabers, and... ugh... …

33: We're Wrong About... Mortal Kombat (2021)

April 29th, 2021

1:01:30

The beloved and fiendishly violent video game's new movie adaptation is splitting critics: But are they failing to see a flawless and fan-pleasing …

32: We're Wrong About... The Oscars' Best Picture Winners

April 22nd, 2021

1:10:01

Is our Tomatometer ranking of the greatest Best Picture winners of all time right? We're breaking down the top 10

and beyond in the latest episode of

31: We're Wrong About... Game of Thrones' Final Season

April 15th, 2021

1:21:50

It's the single Rotten season of one of the greatest TV shows ever made and left some fans as cold as a member of the Night's Watch who forgot his …

30: We're Wrong About... Video-Game Movies (With Special Guest Xavier Woods)

April 8th, 2021

1:12:15

The WWE champion steps into the ring with our hosts to break down the best video-game movies ever made... and clothesline anyone with a bad word to …

29: We're Wrong About... Joker (Movie Review)

April 1st, 2021

1:17:09

Does the award-winning billion-dollar blockbuster deserve a score more worthy of the title "masterpiece" – which so many fans think it is? We're …

28: We're Wrong About... Godzilla: King of the Monsters (Movie Review)

March 25th, 2021

1:15:38

With so many fresh ingredients – Godzilla! Ghidorah! Mothra! Millie Bobby Brown! – how did this epic royal rumble end up Rotten? And did it really …

27: We're Wrong About... Coming To America (Movie Review)

March 18th, 2021

1:13:09

It's Fresh, sure – but shouldn't a royal classic like this be so much Fresher? That's what we're asking in the latest episode of podcast Rotten …

26: We're Wrong About... Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Movie Review)

March 11th, 2021

1:28:29

It's the final word on The Last Jedi as our podcast hosts and guest Hal Rudnick look back – now with the gift of time and cooler heads – on the …

25: We're Wrong About... Underworld (Movie Review)

March 4th, 2021

1:04:28

Critics largely said it sucked, but fans turned this Kate Beckinsale vampire-werewolf flick into a five-movie franchise. Derivative exercise in style …

24: We're Wrong About... Alita: Battle Angel (Movie Review)

February 25th, 2021

1:10:34

With an army of fans singing its praises, we're asking if the barely Fresh cyborg flick is a better model than critics gave it credit for.

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23: We're Wrong About... Titanic (Movie Review)

February 18th, 2021

1:07:03

We're asking the big questions about the onetime biggest movie of all time: Is James Cameron's boat flick one of the all-time great epics, or just a …

22: We're Wrong About... The Notebook (Movie Review)

February 11th, 2021

1:10:40

It's the romance of our time but is the Nicholas Sparks weepie worthy of all the love? We're diving into the maybe-

toxic bond between Noah and Allie, …

21: We're Wrong About... Blade (Movie Review)

February 4th, 2021

1:03:15

Its middle-of-the-road Tomatometer score belies its outsized influence and place in comic-book cinema. In our latest podcast ep, we're giving "the …

20: We're Wrong About... Wonder Woman 1984 (Movie Review)

January 28th, 2021

1:09:28

The most anticipated movie of the year has split critics down the middle, and wreaked havoc on the Tomatometer. Time to bring out the Lasso of Truth: Is it the open-hearted dose of hope we need or an overstuffed misfire?

19: We're Wrong About... Avatar (Movie Review)

January 21st, 2021

1:08:30

Plug in as we examine the mammoth movie with the minuscule pop-culture footprint and ask: Has the world been fair to Jake and the Na'vi?

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18: We're Wrong About... Avengers: Age of Ultron (Movie Review)

January 14th, 2021

1:00:57

Its Tomatometer score may not be quite so low as the Hulk-calming sun, but the action-packed Avengers sequel still sits somewhere at the back of the …

17: We're Wrong About... National Treasure (Movie Review)

January 7th, 2021

56:35

He stole the Declaration of Independence, but he couldn't steal critics' hearts: is Nicolas Cage's fun Indy rip-off really all that rotten?

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16: We're Wrong About... The Greatest Showman (Movie Review)

December 31st, 2020

55:56

Look out, 'cos here it comes: An epic debate about the high notes and the low notes in the biggest musical of our time.

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15: We're Wrong About... How the Grinch Stole Christmas (Movie Review)

December 24th, 2020

1:02:00

Charming as an eel or just the thing to grow your heart a few sizes every holiday season? We're tackling Ron Howard's garish – or utterly charming? – …

14: We're Wrong About... Love Actually (Movie Review)

December 17th, 2020

1:09:48

To many, it is perfect; to others, problematic. But is this ensemble Christmas rom-com deserving of the yearly tar-and-feathering it gets from its …

13: We're Wrong About... Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (Movie Review)

December 10th, 2020

1:09:03

Was moving the action to Manhattan and upping the "ow"-factor enough to justify a second Home Alone movie? We're tossing bricks and taking names in …

12: We're Wrong About... The Rise of Skywalker (Movie Review)

December 3rd, 2020

1:02:47

One year on, we're braving the Internet to ask: Was Abrams' trilogy closer to a messy patchwork of fan-service (and apologies) or a satisfying …

11: We're Wrong About... Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Movie Review)

November 25th, 2020

1:04:44

Brooding and faithful masterpiece or overstuffed and self-serious mess? It's Dark Knight Vs. Man of Steel and Tomatometer Vs. Audience Score in our …

10: We're Wrong About... The Harry Potter Movies (Movie Review)

November 19th, 2020

51:17

Hats, schmats: We sort things by Tomatometer around here, and according to the numbers Deathly Hallows – Part 2 is the best movie in all of …

9: We're Wrong About... Ace Ventura: Pet Detective/When Nature Calls (Movie Review)

November 12th, 2020

59:12

Allllll righty then, comedy fans! We're hunting down every clue and exploring every rhino cavity to solve the biggest case in Jim Carrey's career: Do …

8: We're Wrong About... Venom (Movie Review)

November 5th, 2020

52:16

We're chomping into one of the most controversial Tomatometer-Audience Score divides ever: did critics do this earthling-symbiote bromance wrong, or …

7: We're Wrong About... Vampire in Brooklyn (Movie Review)

October 29th, 2020

1:02:38

When Eddie met Wes, it was a match made in movie hell, but 25 years later some say this Craven-Murphy mega flop is a bloody good time ready for its …

6: We're Wrong About... Hocus Pocus (Movie Review)

October 22nd, 2020

50:30

This rotten Halloween favorite is still conjuring box office magic: did the critics get it wrong, or are millions of millennials too bewitched by …

5: We're Wrong About... The Beach (Movie Review)

October 15th, 2020

59:50

Leonardo DiCaprio grazed a career iceberg with critically dismissed thriller The Beach. Twenty years on, director Jim Cummings joins our podcast to make a case for the Danny Boyle flick's bonkers greatness.

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4: We're Wrong About... Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (Movie Review)

October 8th, 2020

58:42

Alert every one of your AOL buddies, '90s kids: We're going deep on the movie critics lashed but which so many think is sinfully good in the most …

3: We're Wrong About... Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (Movie Review)

October 1st, 2020

58:49

With a Tomatometer and audience score divide wide enough to swing a monkey through, Indy 4 has become a franchise punching bag. But is that fair? Join the debate in the latest episode of our new podcast.

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2: We're Wrong About... Mortal Kombat (Movie Review)

September 24th, 2020

59:06

Flawless Victory or Franchise Fatality? For round two of our new podcast, we're fighting it out over the cult-favorite video game adaptation.

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1: We're Wrong About... Spider-Man 3 (Movie Review)

September 17th, 2020

51:47

For the very first episode of our new podcast, Jacqueline Coley, Mark Ellis, and Roxy Striar swing into the audience-critic divide over Sam Raimi's …

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