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Episode Number Name Description Episode Length (including charity shout-outs) Channel Awesome Outro Date Released
412 Max Payne (2008) It made an awesome game, but the film version brought on a different kind of pain. Nostalgia Critic checks out Max Payne. 28:45 Aesir contractors: *muffled yelling and talking* January 3rd, 2019
NC Editorial When Did Marvel Villains Get Good? The MCU has hit after hit, but their villains have been dud after dud. Somehow though, they recently got better and better. What is Marvel doing now that's different from before? 17:47 N/A January 8th, 2019
413 Robocop (2014) It failed to win over audiences and critics, but is there more to this Robo-reboot than meets the eye? 32:59 Pat Novak: *doing vocal warmups* January 15th, 2019
NC Editorial The History of the M&M Characters We all know them but never talked about them. Where did they come from? Whose idea was it? Do the green ones make you...you know? The Nostalgia Critic answers all these questions and more about your favorite chocolate candy, M&Ms. 22:10 N/A January 22nd, 2019
414 The Black Cauldron (1985) It's called the film that almost killed Disney, but how much of this animated black sheep is good and how much is not? The Nostalgia Critic takes a look at 1985's Black Cauldron. 35:50 Taran: "I'm a warrior!" January 29th, 2019
Special Top 11 Funniest Siskel and Ebert Reviews

These two left a lot of great arguments and bickering moments, but which ones made us laugh the hardest?

11. Baby's Day Out (1994)

10. Alaska (1996)

9. Frozen Assets (1992)

8. Leonard Part 6 (1987)

7. Home Alone 3 (1997)

6. Red Sonja (1985)

5. Cop and a Half (1993)

4. She's Out of Control (1989)

3. Brain Candy (1996)

2. Benji the Hunted (1987)

1. North (1994)

Runners-up include: Naked Lunch (1991), The Guardian (1990), Jaws: The Revenge (1987) and Curly Sue (1991).

34:17 Gene Siskel: "No, boredom! Boredom with Benji running!" February 6th, 2019
415 The Country Bears (2002) Christopher Walken, talking grizzly's, and country music? How could anything in this go right? Well believe it or not, Nostalgia Critic finds a few things right in, The Country Bears. 33:39 Reed Thimple: "Oh, no! Country Bear Hall has been crushed!" February 13th, 2019
416 Donnie Darko (2001) This art-house darling has a lot of people wondering, is this a deep classic or pretentious slosh? Can it be both? Nostalgia Critic gives his thoughts on Donnie Darko. 25:58 Ricky: "I like your boobs." February 20th, 2019
Special X-Men: The Animated Series (1992-1997) One of the greatest action cartoons ever is looked over by the Nostalgia Critic and the developers of the show (Eric Lewald and Julia Lewald). What strange stories do they have about making this amazing animated series?  40:46 Jubliee: "Does a mall babe eat chili fries?" February 27th, 2019
417 X-Men (2000) Everyone loved it when it came out, it launched a billion dollar movie franchise, but did this series have as promising a start as you remember? Nostalgia Critic takes a look at, X-Men. 36:45 NC: (imitating Storm) "Get to history class!" March 6th, 2019
418 X2: X-Men United (2003) Many call it the best X-Men movie, but Nostalgia Critic has some problems with it that a lot of people choose to ignore.

YouTube Description: Many call it the best X-Men movie, but Nostalgia Critic has some problems with it that a lot of people choose to ignore. Let's take a look at X2: X-Men United.

27:39 N/A March 13th, 2019
419 X-Men: The Last Stand (2006) One of the most hated X-Men movies might not actually be as bad as you think...I mean, it's still bad, but fun bad...maybe? 

YouTube Description: One of the most hated X-Men movies might not actually be as bad as you think...I mean, it's still bad, but fun bad...maybe? Nostalgia Critic takes a look at X-Men: The Last Stand.

32:28 Juggernaut: "I'm the Juggernaut, bitch!" March 20th, 2019
420 X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009) Here it is, the bottom of the barrel, what most people call the worst X-Men movie. Can Nostalgia Critic get through it without digging his claws into the screen?

YouTube Description: Here it is, the bottom of the barrel, what most people call the worst X-Men movie. Can Nostalgia Critic get through it without digging his claws into the screen? It's time for X-Men Origins: Wolverine!

26:30 Logan: *making an "mmf" sound* March 27th, 2019
421 Best F(r)iends (2017) Nostalgia Critic gets a visit from his own "best friend", but what will he think of the latest project from Greg Sestero and Tommy Wiseau? 34:59 Harvey: "The only thing what I can do, I can send you few oranges." April 3rd, 2019
422 Tom and Jerry and the Wizard of Oz (2011) Before Willy Wonka this was arguably Tom and Jerry's most popular adventure. Perhaps it didn't quite give the brains it was promised though. 

YouTube Description: Before Willy Wonka this was arguably Tom and Jerry's most popular adventure. Perhaps it didn't quite give the brains it was promised though. Nostalgia Critic takes a look at Tom and Jerry and the Wizard of Oz.

21:04 Tuffy: (giggles) "I'm huge!" April 10th, 2019
423 Hop (2011) It's the best known Easter Bunny movie, mostly because it's one of the ONLY Easter Bunny movies! Let's see if it's worthy of the holiday icon's jelly bean droppings.

YouTube Description: It's the best known Easter Bunny movie, mostly because it's one of the ONLY Easter Bunny movies! Let's see if it's worthy of the holiday icon's jelly bean droppings. The Nostalgia Critic reviews Hop.

32:53 Russell Brand: "Now, I have discussed the possibility of perhaps forming a collage of hair. A follicular structure to join us all." April 17th, 2019
424 Stuart Little (1999) E.B. White's strange book is given the bland treatment and a...Shyamalan script? Nostalgia Critic gives his thoughts on the 1999 hit Stuart Little. 25:42 N/A April 24th, 2019
425 Toonami (1997-2008; 2012-) For many, Toonami was their intro to anime. The Nostalgia Critic is shown the impact one of Cartoon Network's most famous programming segments...with TOM too, of course.


Shows looked at:

  • Cartoon Roulette
  • ReBoot (1994-2001)
  • Sailor Moon (1992-present)
  • Dragon Ball Z (1989-1996)
  • The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest (1996-1997)
  • Tenchi Munyo! (1994-2000)
  • The Powerpuff Girls (1998-2005)
  • Samurai Jack (2001-2017)
  • Mobile Suit Gundam Wing (1995-1996)
  • The Big O (1999-2001)
  • Hamtaro (2000-2006)
  • Justice League (2001-2004) and Justice League: Unlimited (2004-2006)
  • Dragon Ball (1986-1989) and Dragon Ball GT (1996-1997)
  • He-Man and the Masters of the Universe (2002) and ThunderCats (2011-2012)
  • Naruto (2002-2007)
  • Ben 10: Alien Force (2008-2010)
  • YuYu Hakusho (1992-1994)
  • The Batman (2004-2008)
  • One Piece (1999-present)
  • Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008-2014; 2020) and Star Wars: Clone Wars (2003-2005)
59:08 Announcer: "And the Wonder Twins, Zan and Jayna! With their space monkey, Gleek!" May 1st, 2019
426 Balto II: Wolf Quest (2002) The sequel to the "true story" of Balto certainly takes more liberties than the original. Let's see if it pays off in the end or if this is a sequel worth putting down. Nostalgia Critic takes a look at Balto II: Wolf Quest. 22:13 Aleu: *growls* May 8th, 2019
427 Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001) One of the biggest bombs of all time based on one of the biggest game franchises of all time. Let's see if there's any redeemable value to the CG weird-fest Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within. 38:26 Neil: "That's amore, baby." May 15th, 2019
428 Man on the Moon is BAD, Here's Why (1999) It got a lot of critical and audience praise, but Nostalgia Critic has some major issues with this biographical miss.

YouTube Description: It got a lot of critical and audience praise, but Nostalgia Critic has some major issues with this biographical miss. Let's take a look at Man on the Moon.

28:35 N/A May 22, 2019
429 Mary Poppins Returns (2018)

Kidnapping wolves, evil bankers, and yet somehow it's the exact same story. Nostalgia Critic takes a look at how this sequel/reboot is less than practically perfect in every way. Let's take a look at Mary Poppins Returns.

Alt. Description: Kidnapping wolves, evil bankers, and yet somehow it's the exact same story. Super-crap-a-fuck-a-riffic-expiela-bullshit!

45:45 Jack: (singing) "London sky..." May 29th, 2019
430 Movie 43 (2013) Since it's release it's been called "the Citizen Kane of awful." With a huge celebrity cast, can Nostalgia Critic find anything of value in this gross-out stinker? 27:12 Veronica: "I'll see you in church." June 5th, 2019
431 Alien 3 (1992) Once it was seen as the worst Alien movie, now it's seen as...just a bad one. What went wrong with the riskiest Alien movie ever made?

YouTube Description: Once it was seen as the worst Alien movie, now it's seen as...just a bad one. What went wrong with the riskiest Alien movie ever made? Nostalgia Critic takes a look at Alien 3.

35:00 Clemens: "Apocalyptic, millenarian, Christian, fundamentalist, um..." June 12th, 2019
432 Barney's Great Adventure (1998) So it's come to this, the Barney the Dinosaur movie. After years of people asking, Nostalgia Critic is out to discover why we all hated this purple abomination so much. 

YouTube Description: So it's come to this, the Barney the Dinosaur movie. After years of people asking, NC is out to discover why we all hated this purple abomination so much. The Nostalgia Critic reviews Barney's Great Adventure.

29:19 Barney and girls: (singing) "With a cluck-cluck here / and a cluck-cluck there / here a cluck, there a cluck, / everywhere a cluck-cluck..." June 19th, 2019
433 Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief (2010) The Olympians never looked so...average. Nostalgia Critic looks at another Young Adult series that never got the franchise it was hoping for.

YouTube Description: The Olympians never looked so...average. Nostalgia Critic looks at another Young Adult series that never got the franchise it was hoping for. Let's take a look at Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief.

36:23 Grover: *loudly scoffs* June 26th, 2019
434 Constantine (2005) Keanu Reeves may be a huge hit again, but there was a time when his career was less than heavenly. Constantine is one of those devilish low points. 25:00 Balthazar: "Finger-licking good." July 3rd, 2019
435 Kim Possible (2019) The nostalgic teen spy gets her own film, and fans are none too happy what happened to their butt-kicking heroine. Nostalgia Critic takes a look to see if anything is redeemable with Kim Possible. 35:45 Ron: "When I grow up, I want to be a dog." July 10th, 2019
436 The Lion King (1994) On the 25th anniversary of one of Disney's biggest hits, Nostalgia Critic takes a look and sees if it's warranting all the praise it's gotten for so long.

YouTube Description: On the 25th anniversary of one of Disney's biggest hits, Nostalgia Critic takes a look and sees if it's warranting all the praise it's gotten for so long. Let's take a look at The Lion King.

30:46 Simba: "It doesn't matter. Hakuna Matata."

Nala: (confused) "What?"

July 17th, 2019
437 Blade II (2002) It's the Guillermo del Toro movie everyone forgets he directed, let's see if it holds up to the standards this Oscar winning director holds so high. 

YouTube Description: It's the Guillermo del Toro movie everyone forgets he directed, let's see if it holds up to the standards this Oscar winning director holds so high. Nostalgia Critic takes a look at Blade II.

32:44 Blade: "You're human."

Karel Kounen: "Barely. I'm a lawyer."

July 24th, 2019
438 Why Do Disney Remakes Keep Making Money? Aladdin, Lion King, Dumbo, Beauty and the Beast. We're all sick of them, yet somehow these films continue to pull in the big bucks. What's the secret and why do we keep falling for it? 24:28 N/A July 31st, 2019
439 That Darn Cat (1997) A review with cats!?! You can't get more internet than that! Critic and Snob bring their kitties along to look at one of the worst remakes Disney has made, and that's saying a lot! Let's take a look at 1997's That Darn Cat. 36:56 Patti: "Oh, my God. It's you!" August 7th, 2019
440 The Jetsons Meet the Flintstones (1987) One of the biggest crossovers of...um...1987! The stone age meets the age of the future, but is it the match made in heaven kids hoped for? 

YouTube Description: One of the biggest crossovers of...um...1987! The stone age meets the age of the future, but is it the match made in heaven kids hoped for? Find out as the Nostalgia Critic review's, The Jetsons Meet the Flintstones.

18:33 Fred Flintstone: "Now, all you gotta do is stand around, looking sexy..." August 14th, 2019
441 Underworld (2003) It's vampires vs werewolves, you know, SUPER serious stuff! So how come nobody ever cracks a smile? The Nostalgia Critic takes a look at the beginning of the cult franchise, Underworld. 26:43 Chicken Noises. August 21st, 2019
442 Mulan II (2004) One of the worst Disney sequels ever! How did this happen to a great...good...decent enough movie?

YouTube Description: One of the worst Disney sequels ever! How did this happen to a great...good...decent enough movie? Nostalgia Critic takes a look at Mulan II.

26:58 Mulan: "But I have another duty, to my heart." August 28th, 2019
443 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (2015) This is it! The LAST Chipmunks movie! Can Nostalgia Critic get through this series without losing his mind?

YouTube Description: This is it! The LAST Chipmunks movie! Can Nostalgia Critic get through this series without losing his mind? Let's take a look at Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip.

21:23 Suggs: "I have a reason to believe there's a fugitive chipmunk in your beard." September 4th, 2019
444 The Pest (1997) Yikes! This movie's as anti PC as it can get! Does that work for or against it? Nostalgia Critic takes a look at the insanity that is The Pest. 23:56  Wicked Witch of the West (from Wizard of Oz on Ice): "Oh, what a world! What a world! Oh, look out!" September 12th, 2019
445 The Wall (1982) The lead singer of Slipknot joins the surreal review of the surreal movie. It's not like a film like this deserved anything normal. Nostalgia Critic takes a look at Pink Floyd's The Wall. 39:50 N/A September 18th, 2019
446 Aladdin (2019)

A giant parrot, hallucinating Jasmine, and Casper the Friendly Genie? It's another Disney remake alright, and despite this one being a crowd pleaser, the Nostalgia Critic is anything but amused as he reviews 2019's Aladdin remake.

29:03 Aladdin: "We have jams!" September 25th, 2019
447 Hannibal (2001) Man eating pigs, brain food, and people in goblin costumes. This came from a 'Best Picture' movie? Nostalgia Critic gives his thoughts on the 'Silence of the Lambs' sequel.

YouTube Description: Man eating pigs, brain food, and people in goblin costumes. This came from a 'Best Picture' movie? Nostalgia Critic gives his thoughts on the 'Silence of the Lambs' sequel, Hannibal.

33:29 Hannibal: "Okie-dokie." October 2nd, 2019
448 It: Chapter Two (2019) A strange sequel to an already strange movie. Let's see how the Nostalgia Critic reacts to Pennywise's latest madness in It Chapter Two. 29:21 Bill: "Fortune cookies are serious, Bev!" October 9th, 2019
449 Demon Knight (1995) The first Tales from the Crypt movie! After so many years does it still hold the same gory campiness we all know and love?

YouTube Description: The first Tales from the Crypt movie! After so many years does it still hold the same gory campiness we all know and love? Find out as the Nostalgia Critic reviews, Tales From the Crypt Demon Knight.

19:55 Collector: "...fuckin' hodunk Podunk, well, then, there, MOTHERFUCKER!" October 16th, 2019
450 Venom (2018) The director of the Zombieland movies takes his shot at a serious movie... I think. Nostalgia Critic looks at the comic book hit Venom. 27:36 Eddie: *E.T. phone home. Aliens.* October 23rd, 2019
451 Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island (1998) With the 50th anniversary of Scooby Doo, it only makes sense to look at the film everybody loves the most! But does it hold up since the last time you saw it? 23:02 Talk Show Hostess: "Ooh, stories like that always give me the heebie-jeebies!" *shudders* October 30th, 2019
452 Justice League (2017) A gathering of heroes deserves a gathering of critics! Nostalgia Critic invites CinemaSins, the Cinema Snob, and maybe a few other cinema related friends to look at the underwhelming "almost" blockbuster, DC's Justice League. 34:10

Lois: "What is it like coming back?"

Clark: "Itchy."

November 6th, 2019
453 Frozen (2013) Arguably Disney's most popular film in years! But does it have the magic so many audiences said it did, or does it run cold after awhile?

YouTube Description: Arguably Disney's most popular film in years! But does it have the magic so many audiences said it did, or does it run cold after awhile? Nostalgia Critic takes a look at Frozen.

26:29 Anna & Elsa: *sniffing* "Chocolate." November 13th, 2019
454 Planet of the Commercials Sexy bunnies, creepy pandas, and a guy in a red rabbit suit. Of course this is how people advertise to us! Nostalgia Critic looks over the latest batch of commercials. 36:22 Male Singer (from the Chargertron commercial): "♫ Switch on Chargertron, supersonic machines ♫" November 20th, 2019
455 Did Joker Imagine Batman? The hit film might have more brilliance than even the film makers are aware! Is it possible the caped crusader is actually in the clown prince's mind? Did Joker imagine Batman? 18:01 N/A November 27th, 2019
456 The Grinch (2018) Another cinematic Grinch for Universal to ruin. How does the Seuss masterpiece get botched this time? Nostalgia Critic gives his thoughts on The Grinch (2018). 33:25 *goat bleats* Igor (from Young Frankenstein): Quiet dignity and grace. December 4th, 2019
457 The Most INSANE Christmas Rom Com (2007) Holiday in Handcuffs is hands down the craziest romantic trash ever associated with Christmas, but does that make it the best or the worst? Find out as the Nostalgia Critic reviews this insane Christmas romantic comedy. 27:40 Katherine: "Sometimes, I have dreams that hundreds of pairs of underwear envelop me." December 11th, 2019
458 The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006) It's the Christmas sequel most people say doesn't deliver, but let's see if there's any laughs that unintentionally come from this. 

YouTube Description: It's the Christmas sequel most people say doesn't deliver, but let's see if there's any laughs that unintentionally come from this. The Nostalgia Critic reviews Disney's The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause.

38:01

Bud: "Whoa!"

Sylvia: "Oh!"

Bud: "Whoa!"

December 18th, 2019
459 Die Hard (1988) You can't celebrate Christmas without Die Hard! It's the holiday classic unlike any other, and Nostalgia Critic takes a look at what makes it so awesome! 25:22 Hans Gruber: "Ho... ho... ho." December 25th, 2019

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