Ghost Rider Synopsis
Johnny Blaze becomes the supernatural Ghost Rider.
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
This time out, writer and director Mark Steven Johnson has bounced back with a movie so full of camp spirit it should come with tents and a...
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
What sticks is a colorful, mesmerizing, at times breathtaking mess - it's like watching a bonfire on acid - and what slides to the floor...
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By James Berardinelli
With its cheesy special effects and blasphemously imbecilic storyline, one wonders whether the celluloid version of Ghost Rider will find...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
So much flatter than it was on the comic-book page.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Ghost Rider is the kind of movie that's great stupid fun as long as someone else is buying the tickets.
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TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
Marvel-man Mark Steven Johnson, who wrote and directed "Daredevil" (2003) and scripted "Elektra" (2005), continues to demonstrate the wrong...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
All of [Cages's] natural charisma is unable to compensate for the plodding narrative and thin characterizations.
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New York Post

By Kyle Smith
The movie's last words are "This is how legends are born." Make that stillborn, because when the makers of this one pitch the sequel, the...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
Ghost Rider has everything you don't want from your superhero movie, including lack of logic, boring action scenes, bad acting in the...
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
The real evil in this flick isn't Blackheart (Wes Bentley), the devil's son, it's the soul-sucking devil of modern cinema: Hollywood...
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Ghost Rider

By ironman15
this was a very good film. Nicolas Cage played very well as the ghost rider. Sam Eliot was good to. Wes Bentley played black heart really good in my opinion. the visual effects to me weren't that...

Don't "burn" your money

By sethrich
Anyone who enjoys the Ghost Rider comics, or perhaps comics in general, will definitely enjoy this movie. The story is obviously fictional and arguably impossible (see: becoming Satan's bounty...

One word...

By chasetanderson

Ghost Rider

By movie_luverboi
It was a bad*** Movie i loved the visual effects...

Save 2 hrs of your life

By H3OIndra
I didn't pop this dvd in expecting much but it couldn't even live up to my low expectations. I'm pretty sure it's another case where you would have needed to enjoyed the comic book to have fun with...

Little scary but great

By jdcook913
This movie was flat out awesome, normally not a horror fan and don't watch it, but this movie was fantastic. Nick Cage, you were great in this movie. DON'T SEE THE 2ND ONE!!!!!!!!!!...

ghost rider

By tazz the movie man
Great affects! It was actually better than I thought it was going to be!...

A great movie, effects and acting.

By yuturuss
Nicholas Cage was awesome and the effects made the movie. Like most MARVEL movies the story is in a nutshell and they did a great job doing it. Definatly worth seeing twice....

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Great writing!! Terrible Actors

By hehelolg2g
As the title states, the writing was great, but the acting not so much....

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Rated PG-13 | For horror violence and disturbing images
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 12+ Devilish Nic Cage action flick isn't on fire.
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