Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey Synopsis
Grim Reaper (William Sadler) helps dopes (Keanu Reeves, Alex Winter) stop their evil robot twins.
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Washington Post

By Hal Hinson
There's nothing bogus about this locomotivated follow-up; it's a truly excellent adventure, hilariously inventive, greased-lightning paced...
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80

Washington Post

By Desson Thomson
A most excellent sequel, funnier and livelier than the original.
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80

Empire

One of the most worthwhile sequels of recent years, maybe funnier than the original as it intelligently expands the potential for the...
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
A riot of visual invention and weird humor that works on its chosen sub-moronic level, and on several others as well, including some fairly...
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70

The New Yorker

In the middle of this confident retread, the director, Peter Hewitt, and the writers, Chris Matheson and Ed Solomon, sandwich something far...
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60

The New York Times

By Elvis Mitchell
Amusing but sloppy and overcomplicated.
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50

Variety

These guileless airheads with the outrageous vocabulary are obviously a beloved creation, and filmmakers might have gotten more mileage if...
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42

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
If any character steals Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey, it's the Grim Reaper, who, as played by William Sadler, keeps smirking with pleasure at...
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40

TV Guide

Inferior retread.
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30

Austin Chronicle

By Steve Davis
Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey isn't much of a trip. In a word...NOT!!!
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By robbiejland
The idea of them going to hell was a pretty weird idea for a bill and Ted sequel but was good. It had a lot of disturbing and creepy scenes and the deleted scenes where horrifying but it holds up to...

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Rated PG
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 11+ Slackers meet Satan in not-quite-so-excellent adventure.
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