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Great movies and bombs, according to Roger Ebert

By Stephanie Goldberg, CNN
April 5, 2013 -- Updated 1855 GMT (0255 HKT)
The late "thumbs up" film critic Roger Ebert's career is featured in the <a href='http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/showbiz/cnn-films-roger-ebert-life-itself/index.html' target='_blank'>CNN Film "Life Itself" -- debuting Sunday, Jan. 4 at 9 p.m. ET. </a>In his reviews, Ebert pulled no punches. Click through the photos to see his high praise ... along with some of Ebert's most devastating lines. The late "thumbs up" film critic Roger Ebert's career is featured in the CNN Film "Life Itself" -- debuting Sunday, Jan. 4 at 9 p.m. ET. In his reviews, Ebert pulled no punches. Click through the photos to see his high praise ... along with some of Ebert's most devastating lines.
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OUCH: Roger Ebert pulled no punches
Fail: 'North' (1994)
Gem: 'Argo' (2012)
Fail: 'Napoleon Dynamite' (2004)
Gem: 'Bonnie and Clyde' (1967)
Fail: 'Scrooged' (1988)
Gem: 'Cloud Atlas' (2012)
Fail: 'Armageddon' (1998)
Gem: 'Scenes From a Marriage' (1974)
Gem: 'Goodfellas' (1990)
Gem: 'Being John Malkovich' (1999)
Fail: 'Mad Dog Time' (1996)
Gem: 'Minority Report' (2004)
Fail: 'Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo' (2005)
Gem: 'JFK' (1991)
Fail: 'A Lot Like Love' (2005)
Gem: 'Birth of a Nation' (1915)
Fail: 'The Usual Suspects' (1995)
Fail 'Three Amigos' (1986)
Fail: 'Forces of Nature' (1999)
Fail: 'Agnes of God' (1985)
Fail: 'Fast Times at Ridgemont High' (1982)
Fail: 'Splash' (1984)
Roger Ebert: 1942 - 2013
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