The Best Episodes of Nostalgia Critic
Last Updated: May 22, 2019
Nostalgia Critic is a popular video series created by Chicago comedian Doug Walker. In the show, he plays the titular Nostalgia Critic, a grumpy and easily aggravated character who mostly reviews entertainment from the 1980s and 1990s. His catch-phrase, "I'm the Nostalgia Critic. I remember it, so you don't have to," usually opens and ends each video.
#1 - Cool World
Season 10 - Episode 7
Having sex with cartoons leads to all sorts of problems, a bad movie being one of them, but is there more to this film than it seems? Nostalgia Critic takes a look at Cool World.
#2 - Super Mario Brothers: The Movie
Season 1 - Episode 8
Growing up during the popularity of the Super Mario Brothers games, a movie based on them could not be anything but awesome. However, the Nostalgia Critic reviews the movie and shows that movies are nothing like the games they are based off of and are more terrible than entertaining.
#3 - Street Fighter + Mortal Kombat: The Movie Reviews Part 1
Season 1 - Episode 10
The Nostalgia starts off this double-episode special by reviewing the movie Street Fighter. Even though it contains Raul Julia's final performance, it still doesn't stop the Nostalgia critic from hating the movie. With a confusing story, Jean-Claude Van Damme's accent, and an overly huge cast, the Nostalgia Critic shows that once again, movies based on videogames are terrible.
#4 - Street Fighter + Mortal Kombat: The Movie Reviews Part 2
Season 1 - Episode 11
The finale of the two-part review special has the Nostalgia Critic reviewing the movie Mortal Kombat. However, with Johnny Cage's one-liners, Raiden's voice, an overly weak CIA agent, an Asian actor throw-in, and a PG-13 rating, the Nostalgia Critic finds more frustration than entertainment from this movie.
#5 - Moulin Rouge
Season 4 - Episode 47
A film of this magnitude must be bitched about through song!
#6 - Battle of the Commercials
Season 9 - Episode 45
The ads of the 80s and 90s are one of a kind, and Nostalgia Critic is back to look at what made them so enjoyably crazy!
#7 - Balto
Season 10 - Episode 11
This film has grown a large following, but despite it being beloved, are there a FEW things that might be off about it? The Nostalgia Critic reviews the animated movie Balto.
#8 - Is Goofy Secretly Badass?
Season 9 - Episode 9
We all know him as a screwup, but is Goofy actually one of the greatest comedians ever? Nostalgia Critic exposes the truth!
#9 - Tom and Jerry: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
Season 10 - Episode 28
This really happened? It sure did! Our favorite cat and mouse with our favorite candy man to make our biggest blunder.
#10 - Jurassic Park
Season 6 - Episode 16
I have a fossil bone to pick with this flick.
#11 - Howard the Duck
Season 1 - Episode 48
The Nostalgia Critic reviews Howard the Duck, a movie with weird interactions between an anthropomorphic duck and humans. With a movie about a human girl falling in love with a duck, as well as having dark themes for a silly premise, he finds it more confusing than funny or entertaining.
#12 - Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Season 9 - Episode 50
Chris Stuckmann teams up with Nostalgia Critic to see if the latest Star Wars spin off is worth being such a hit. Chris and Doug review Rouge One - A Star Wars Story!
#13 - The WEIRDEST Jack and the Beanstalk
Season 10 - Episode 16
Everyone knows the fairy tale, but this is as creepy crazy you can go with such a simple story. Nostalgia Critic takes a look at the weirdest Jack and the Beanstalk.
#14 - Wonder Woman
Season 10 - Episode 23
The world seems to love it, but can the Nostalgia Critic find some humorous flaws to break through those armor bracelets?
#15 - DuckTales (2017)
Season 10 - Episode 32
It’s the reboot Disney fans are talking about, but is the first episode worth your time?
#16 - Son of the Mask
Season 6 - Episode 5
This shit is scary! Scary! SCARY!
#17 - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows
Season 9 - Episode 43
Angry Video Game Nerd, Black Nerd, and the Nostalgia Critic look at the Turtle movie that was supposed to please every Turtle fan!
#18 - Alone In The Dark
Season 2 - Episode 39
After being requested to review an Uwe Boll movie, the Nostalgia Critic decides to review Alone in The Dark. However, the movie is so bad that he loses his voice and is forced to use the Macintalk to speak. Just before he's ready to give up, Spoony and Linkara decide to help him review the movie. Will three critics be enough to review an Uwe Boll movie?
#19 - The Last Airbender
Season 6 - Episode 31
Worst adaption ever? Only one can bring balance to the franchise!
#20 - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Movies
Season 1 - Episode 6
Growing up loving the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the Nostalgia Critic decides to revisit the live-action movies. However, with lackluster endings and a terrible third movie, will the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie franchise be as good as he once thought?
#21 - Cloverfield Review
Season 1 - Episode 9
After watching the Cloverfield movie, the Nostalgia Critic vents his anger about what ultimately became of the identity of The Monster. Afterwards, he reenacts the movie using his own hand-held camera.
#22 - Space Jam Review
Season 1 - Episode 12
With the Looney Tunes and Michael Jordon teaming up for a movie, how can it go wrong. According to the Nostalgia Critic, it can. With the Looney Tunes not being funny, as well as the entire movie feeling like one big advertisement, the Nostalgia Critic shows that some things are better left seperate.
#23 - Pagemaster
Season 2 - Episode 15
The Nostalgia Critic reviews the movie Pagemaster. Although, with poorly developed characters and situations, will he get through the review without being bored to death?
#24 - The Room
Season 3 - Episode 34
You're tearing me apart Lisa!
#25 - Secret of NIMH 2
Season 4 - Episode 3
After donning SWAT gear to review the sequel to one of his favorite films, he criticizes how the movie ignores Mrs. Brisby, the inferior animation, and the idiotic plot and characters