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Here’s how a sampling of critics and movie audiences from across the country grade 10 current releases.

American Pie UNIVERSAL

B+ EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass B ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times D MANOHLA DARGIS L.A. Weekly B JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate B CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer B- MIKE CLARK USA Today B+ RITA KEMPLEY The Washington Post B+ KENNETH TURAN Los Angeles Times B ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY B- CRITICS’ AVERAGE

The Blair Witch Project ARTISAN

B [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5DA [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times]C+ [MANOHLA DARGIS L.A. Weekly]B+ [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate]B [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer]C- [MIKE CLARK USA Today]A- [RITA KEMPLEY The Washington Post] — [KENNETH TURAN Los Angeles Times]B [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY]B [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Bowfinger UNIVERSAL — [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5DB+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times]B+ [MANOHLA DARGIS L.A. Weekly]B- [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate] — [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer]B [MIKE CLARK USA Today]B [RITA KEMPLEY The Washington Post]B [KENNETH TURAN Los Angeles Times]A [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY]B+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Deep Blue Sea WARNER BROS.

B [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5DB- [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] — [MANOHLA DARGIS L.A. Weekly]C- [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate]C+ [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer]C [MIKE CLARK USA Today]C- [RITA KEMPLEY The Washington Post]B+ [KENNETH TURAN Los Angeles Times]B- [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY]C+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Dick COLUMBIA

— [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5DB+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times]D+ [MANOHLA DARGIS L.A. Weekly]A- [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate]B- [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer]B- [MIKE CLARK USA Today]A- [RITA KEMPLEY The Washington Post]C+ [KENNETH TURAN Los Angeles Times]A [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY]B [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

The Haunting DREAMWORKS

C+ [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5DB- [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] — [MANOHLA DARGIS L.A. Weekly]D+ [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate]C+ [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer]D+ [MIKE CLARK USA Today]D [RITA KEMPLEY The Washington Post]D [KENNETH TURAN Los Angeles Times]D [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY]C- [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Mystery Men UNIVERSAL

B- [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5DC- [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] — [MANOHLA DARGIS L.A. Weekly]B [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate]C+ CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] D [MIKE CLARK USA Today]C- [RITA KEMPLEY The Washington Post]B- [KENNETH TURAN Los Angeles Times]B- [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY]C [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Runaway Bride PARAMOUNT

B [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5DC [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times]D- [MANOHLA DARGIS L.A. Weekly]C+ [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate]B [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer]B [MIKE CLARK USA Today]C [RITA KEMPLEY The Washington Post]C- [KENNETH TURAN Los Angeles Times]C+ [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY]C [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

The Sixth Sense HOLLYWOOD

A- [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5DB [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] — [MANOHLA DARGIS L.A. Weekly]D [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate]B+ [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer]A- [MIKE CLARK USA Today]C [RITA KEMPLEY The Washington Post] — [KENNETH TURAN Los Angeles Times]B+ [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY]B- [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

The Thomas Crown Affair MGM

B+ [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5DC+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times]C- [MANOHLA DARGIS L.A. Weekly]B- [JAMI BERNARD Knight-Ridder Syndicate]C [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer]C [MIKE CLARK USA Today]B+ [RITA KEMPLEY The Washington Post]B- [KENNETH TURAN Los Angeles Times]B+ [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY]B- [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Critical Mass Movie Poll: Grade the movies yourself at http://www.ew.com(AOL keyword: EW)