Best Worst Movie Synopsis
A former child actor and cast member of ``Troll 2'' examines the film's cult status.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
Anyone can make a bad movie. But it takes a unique set of circumstances to make a movie so horrible that people are celebrating its badness...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
It captures a version of our best worst selves.
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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

By Joe Williams
The surprisingly rich documentary Best Worst Movie views the phenomenon from a unique perspective.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
This is a documentary about what happens to you when you appear in "Troll 2."
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By Bob Mondello
Celebrity's tough to let go of, apparently, even when you know it's undeserved. Best Worst Movie doesn't plumb that thought very deeply. It...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
There's no denying that it is often outrageous fun, and the news that Fragasso and Drudi are working on a script for "Troll 2: Part 2" is...
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Austin Chronicle

By Marjorie Baumgarten
The piece is a tribute to the 1992 film "Troll 2" and its many fans, who have dubbed it the "best worst movie" ever made.
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Boxoffice Magazine

By John P. McCarthy
Best Worst Movie is a must-see for students of film criticism and the philosophy of art.
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Arizona Republic

By Bill Goodykoontz
A documentary so enthusiastic, good-natured and sweet about such an abject disaster that it almost makes "Troll 2" worthwhile. Almost.
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
This fawning appreciation wears thin, despite the good-natured clowning of Alabama dentist/would-be actor George Hardy, who's like a poor...
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A truly delightful documentary

By PoorTaste
Very funny throughout and quite touching at times, this film is a must-see if you've ever run across a little film called Troll 2. A friend of mine hadn't seen Troll 2 and still enjoyed the...

fun documentary

By marafar
having seen troll 2 is a major bonus to appreciating this documentary, although i think even if you hvaen't you can still appreciate the humor...

The Best Movie about the Worst Movie

By robertawillis
This movie is a documentary, but barely seems that way. It's a wonderful story about a dentist who always wanted to be an actor. And at 55 years old, 20 years after being in one really BAD movie, he...

A MUST SEE for real Troll II fans

By Emeraldrlj
Michael Paul Stephenson (aka Troll 2's Joshua) has grown up and made a brilliant documentary about what is truly the Best Worst Movie ever. This documentary features human ray-of-sunshine George...

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