Armageddon Synopsis
A NASA rep recruits an oil driller and his team of mavericks to save Earth from an asteroid.
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
It looks like a TV ad, or 200 of them strung together, with the same kind of gaudy virtuosity, lavish technique and expensive self-mockery...
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ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
Armageddon is a testosterone and adrenaline cocktail, with almost no intelligence added for flavoring.
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60

Film Threat

By Ron Wells
Sometimes the movie can't decide whether to tug REALLY HARD at the heart strings, or make you laugh at the zany oil riggers.
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50

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
Yes, it's a testosterone cocktail, but at least it doesn't leave you feeling as though you've been tumbled around in a gem polisher for...
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50

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Bay doesn't stage scenes, exactly -- he stages moments.
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50

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
Trying to pick faults with a sound-and-spectacle juggernaut like Armageddon is like taking an ant gun to an elephant: All the movie's...
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38

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
Armageddon may sell tickets, thanks largely to a high-powered marketing machine that's been conducting its own countdown for the past...
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Bob Graham
There are barrages of fast cuts to distract us from the fact that the director is showing us no real action.
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25

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
An assault on the eyes, the ears, the brain, common sense and the human desire to be entertained.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
How do I hate Armageddon? Let me count the ways.
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Armageddon!

By moviefanchris88
I bought this concerned if I was gonna like it or not, but I'm glad I own it. This is one of the best Michael Bay movies ever! I enjoyed hearing Aerosmith in this one too....

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By Asianfreak
88 out of 100 It will make you cry, laugh, and stand up and cheer....

"One of the coolest disaster films I've ever seen!"

By moviespoiler795
I enjoyed this movie because it has a grealt cast and a great plot to the movie.These are the movies I enjoy because their more than 2 hrs. long and because you learn some stuff from movies like this....

Willis is Da Man

By fostermandi
Willis Willis Willis !!! Such a great and interesting entertaining actor...

Armageddon Movie Review

By Spencer27057
78 out of 100 First thirty-minutes thrilling and funny, next one hour intense and exciting, last 90 minutes of the movie was edgy, action-packed and emotional....

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By Neko_Phantomhive
No no no no no no no #Spoiler Alert Bruce Willis dies at the end so no shame for making this movie...

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Rated PG-13 | For Sensuality, Sci-Fi Disaster Action and Brief Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 12+ Giant-sized end-of-the-world scenario too scary for tweens.
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