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.

Cool World

#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.

star 9.33
3 votes
Super Mario Brothers: The Movie

#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.

star 9.00
1 votes
Street Fighter + Mortal Kombat: The Movie Reviews Part 1

#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.

star 9.00
1 votes
Street Fighter + Mortal Kombat: The Movie Reviews Part 2

#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.

star 9.00
1 votes
Moulin Rouge

#5 - Moulin Rouge

Season 4 - Episode 47

A film of this magnitude must be bitched about through song!

star 8.80
10 votes
Battle of the Commercials

#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!

star 8.75
4 votes
Balto

#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.

star 8.75
4 votes
Is Goofy Secretly Badass?

#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!

star 8.67
3 votes
Tom and Jerry: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

#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.

star 8.50
2 votes
Jurassic Park

#10 - Jurassic Park

Season 6 - Episode 16

I have a fossil bone to pick with this flick.

star 8.43
14 votes
Howard the Duck

#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.

star 8.33
9 votes
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

#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!

star 8.33
3 votes
The WEIRDEST Jack and the Beanstalk

#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.

star 8.33
3 votes
Wonder Woman

#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?

star 8.33
3 votes
DuckTales (2017)

#15 - DuckTales (2017)

Season 10 - Episode 32

It’s the reboot Disney fans are talking about, but is the first episode worth your time?

star 8.33
3 votes
Son of the Mask

#16 - Son of the Mask

Season 6 - Episode 5

This shit is scary! Scary! SCARY!

star 8.31
13 votes
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

#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!

star 8.25
4 votes
Alone In The Dark

#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?

star 8.20
5 votes
The Last Airbender

#19 - The Last Airbender

Season 6 - Episode 31

Worst adaption ever? Only one can bring balance to the franchise!

star 8.08
12 votes
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Movies

#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?

star 8.00
1 votes
Cloverfield Review

#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.

star 8.00
1 votes
Space Jam Review

#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.

star 8.00
1 votes
Pagemaster

#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?

star 8.00
7 votes
The Room

#24 - The Room

Season 3 - Episode 34

You're tearing me apart Lisa!

star 8.00
12 votes
Secret of NIMH 2

#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

star 8.00
1 votes