Reviews

Here’s the master index of reviews on this site. This explains the format.

By period of release

3rd millennium BCE2nd millennium BCE 51×1st millennium BCE 33×1st millennium12th century13th century15th century17th century18th century1800–18091810–18191820–1829 18×1830–18391840–1849 11×1850–1859 16×1860–1869 20×1870–1879 16×1880–1889 69×1890–1899 33×1900–1909 69×1910–1919

15×1920 16×1921 10×1922 10×1923 19×1924

25×1925 11×1926 22×1927 18×1928 29×1929

19×1930 41×1931 46×1932 48×1933 47×1934

32×1935 58×1936 45×1937 56×1938 31×1939

15×1940 20×1941 39×1942 33×1943 14×1944

17×1945 38×1946 21×1947 29×1948 30×1949

21×1950 28×1951 20×1952 24×1953 26×1954

30×1955 22×1956 17×1957 18×1958 31×1959

28×1960 28×1961 37×1962 32×1963 22×1964

27×1965 53×1966 61×1967 70×1968 53×1969

29×1970 40×1971 39×1972 41×1973 47×1974

33×1975 42×1976 50×1977 39×1978 47×1979

49×1980 40×1981 67×1982 56×1983 67×1984

72×1985 82×1986 86×1987 109×1988 125×1989

78×1990 84×1991 96×1992 92×1993 83×1994

125×1995 92×1996 113×1997 98×1998 119×1999

121×2000 139×2001 187×2002 162×2003 195×2004

210×2005 180×2006 169×2007 167×2008 131×2009

115×2010 109×2011 115×2012 129×2013 116×2014

136×2015 146×2016 139×2017 155×2018 126×2019

36×2020

By rating

Bad. Not worth finishing for fun. 1739 items (25.1%).

Good on its merits or a nanar but I’d hesitate to revisit it. 3104 items (44.8%).

Very good or an especially endearing implosion like “Manos”. 1641 items (23.7%).

Great. Highly recommended if you care about anything it represents. 398 items (5.7%).

Punch of genius. A personal favourite. 52 items (0.7%).

A further 52 items are unrated: mostly containers.

By length

Specifically the length of the review text, not the runtime or word count of its subject.

Opinion only. Fewer than 20 characters. 2537 items (36.3%).

Very short. Fewer than 200 characters. 1883 items (27.0%).

Short. Fewer than 2000 characters. 2293 items (32.8%).

Full. 2000+ characters. 271 items (3.9%).

By year of experience

4269×early 245×2013 131×2014

138×2015 269×2016 540×2017 450×2018 527×2019

417×2020 (the latest here)