By EW Staff
November 08, 2002 at 05:00 AM EST

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

Auto Focus

— EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass A- JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News B+ MIKE CLARK USA Today B+ JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer A ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times B+ RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post — LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail B+ TODD McCARTHY Variety B+ CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer C RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald B+ ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY B+ CRITICS’ AVERAGE

Bowling for Columbine

— [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5D A- [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] A- [MIKE CLARK USA Today] A- [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] B+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] B [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] A- [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] B- [TODD McCARTHY Variety] B+ [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] A- [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] B [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] B+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Frida

— [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5D — [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] — [MIKE CLARK USA Today] A- [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] B+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] C+ [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] — [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] C+ [TODD McCARTHY Variety] A- [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] B [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] C+ [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] B [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Ghost Ship

— [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5D C- [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] — [MIKE CLARK USA Today] — [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] D [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] C- [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] — [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] — [TODD McCARTHY Variety] — [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] D [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] C [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] D+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

The Grey Zone

— [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5D C+ [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] B [MIKE CLARK USA Today] B [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] A [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] — [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] B- [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] C [TODD McCARTHY Variety] B- [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] C [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] A [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] B [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Punch-Drunk Love

— [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5D B [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] A- [MIKE CLARK USA Today] B+ [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] A- [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] A- [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] A [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] B+ [TODD McCARTHY Variety] B- [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] B+ [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] B+ [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] B+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Real Women Have Curves

— [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5D B [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] — [MIKE CLARK USA Today] — [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] B+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] — [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] — [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] B- [TODD McCARTHY Variety] — [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] — [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] B+ [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] B [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Red Dragon

B+ [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5D B [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] B [MIKE CLARK USA Today] C- [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] B+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] D [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] B [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] B [TODD McCARTHY Variety] C+ [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] B [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] B- [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] B- [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

The Ring

B+ [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5D B+ [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] D [MIKE CLARK USA Today] C- [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] C [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] D+ [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] B- [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] C+ [TODD McCARTHY Variety] C [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] C+ [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] B [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] C+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

The Truth About Charlie

— [EW READERS http://www.ew.com/criticalmass%5D C+ [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] B- [MIKE CLARK USA Today] B [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] B- [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] C [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] C+ [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] B- [TODD McCARTHY Variety] B- [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] C+ [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] C [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] C+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

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

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