Green Lantern
Green Lantern (2011)

In a universe as vast as it is mysterious, a small but powerful force has existed for centuries. Protectors of peace and justice, they are called the Green Lantern Corps. A brotherhood of warriors sworn to keep intergalactic order, each… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: June 17, 2011
DVD Release Date: October 14, 2011
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Critic Score: 27% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Noisy, overproduced, and thinly written, Green Lantern squanders an impressive budget and decades of comics mythology.

Leah Rozen

How many more of these superheroes can we take?

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James Berardinelli

The result makes the movie seem assembled from bits and pieces of other superhero yarns rather than existing on a plane of its own.

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Samuel Roberts

This is pure popcorn entertainment, a one-dimensional outing that is more in the ballpark of Thor and Fantastic Four than anything else.

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Richard Roeper

He's an ambiguously...heroic hero.

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Christopher Orr
The Atlantic

The superhero genre is the home-court of the underdog, of skinny Peter Parkers and mutant outcasts, of heroes born from pain or ingenuity. In Green Lantern, the rich get richer.

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Candice Frederick
Reel Talk Online

Green Lantern is not a perfect movie, but it's fun to watch.

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David Edelstein
New York Magazine/Vulture

Apart from having no particular reason to exist onscreen, especially at these prices, it's not half bad.

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Dana Stevens

Even by the standards of the current run of mediocre comic-book movies, this one stands out for its egregious shoddiness.

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Lindy West
The Stranger (Seattle, WA)

Please please please do not make a sequel.

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Flixster Audience Score: 45% Flixster User Reviews
John Manard
After reading a handful of bad reviews i went into this expecting a giant pile of turd. Now granted I don't dislike many movies. Everything has its good… More
Liam Gadd
Wow, I was WAY too nice to this when I first saw it.
Carlos Magalh„es
I'm surprised to see that so many people hated this movie, since it is not bad but rather an entertaining superhero movie (despite an irregular CGI) with… More
Nikhil Nandu
This movie will be good if the viewer decides to leave his/her brain at home. The human brain naturally finds faults with or can pick apart things that are… More
Kevin M. Williams
Not just fear ... but fear from space, space fear, yellow-colored space fear threatens home sweet home ... what's a world to do? Luckily, our hero enters:… More
Michael Edwards
Green Lantern seems to be that one superhero movie that everyone seemed to hate and was extremely panned by critics, and to be honest I don't really see… More