The BEST Episodes of Nostalgia Critic

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 5, 2019

Network: YouTube

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
Fox Kids

#2 - Fox Kids

Season 11 - Episode 25

Saturday Mornings were never more awesome! From Tiny Toons and Batman to X-Men and Animaniacs, The Nostalgia Critic is taking a look at the best (and worst) Fox Kids had to offer!

star 9.00
2 votes
Moulin Rouge

#3 - 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

#4 - 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

#5 - 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
War of the Commercials

#6 - War of the Commercials

Season 10 - Episode 45

It’s that time of year again! Time to look at the madness of advertisements both old and new. Get ready for weirdness!

star 8.75
4 votes
Robocop (2014)

#7 - Robocop (2014)

Season 12 - Episode 3

It failed to win over audiences and critics, but is there more to this Robo-reboot than meets the eye? Nostalgia Critic takes a look at the 2014 remake of RoboCop.

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
Where's The Fair Use?

#9 - Where's The Fair Use?

Season 9 - Episode 7

No more staying silent. The time has come to start some dialogue about Fair Use and how it's constantly being trampled on via the YouTube claim and take down system.

star 8.50
4 votes
Tom and Jerry: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

#10 - 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
Movie 43

#11 - Movie 43

Season 12 - Episode 23

Since it's release it's been called "the Citizen Kane of awful." With a huge celebrity cast, can Nostalgia Critic find anything of value in this gross-out stinker? Let's take a look at Movie 43.

star 8.50
2 votes
Jurassic Park

#12 - Jurassic Park

Season 6 - Episode 16

I have a fossil bone to pick with this flick.

star 8.43
14 votes
Howard the Duck

#13 - 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
Old vs New - Cinderella

#14 - Old vs New - Cinderella

Season 9 - Episode 20

The gloves are off...the long sparkly ones anyway. Which Disney Cinderella is the best one?

star 8.33
3 votes
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

#15 - 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

#16 - 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

#17 - 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
G.I. Joe: The Movie

#18 - G.I. Joe: The Movie

Season 10 - Episode 30

The most over the top American kids movie is back. It’s crazy, it makes no sense, and it’s amazing! Nostalgia Critic looks at a real American hero!

star 8.33
3 votes
DuckTales (2017)

#19 - 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

#20 - Son of the Mask

Season 6 - Episode 5

This shit is scary! Scary! SCARY!

star 8.31
13 votes
Scooby Doo 2

#21 - Scooby Doo 2

Season 9 - Episode 26

Scooby and the gang are back and the Critic is back to rip it to shreds!

star 8.25
4 votes
Can a Film Be So Good It's Bad?

#22 - Can a Film Be So Good It's Bad?

Season 9 - Episode 29

It sounds too crazy to be true, but are there films out there that actually do too good of a job?

star 8.25
4 votes
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

#23 - 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

#24 - 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

#25 - The Last Airbender

Season 6 - Episode 31

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

star 8.08
12 votes