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Glitter Review

Other Critics provided by Metacritic.com

Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 1.0
    14

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Overwhelming dislike
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 0

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    How could a major studio -- in this case 20th Century Fox -- put its name on a production with a dim-bulb, tone-deaf script that piles howler on howler? Why couldn't someone save poor Ms. Carey from herself?

  • 25

    out of 100

    USA Today

    Even the soundtrack doesn't rescue the movie from its tedious banality.

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  • 25

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    It's doubtful that even a real actress could have triumphed over the rusty tinsel of Glitter, a hapless, retro-'80s ''Star Is Born.''

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    And above all, the film is lacking in joy. It never seems like it's fun to be Billie Frank.

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