By EW Staff
December 13, 2002 at 05:00 AM EST

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

Adam Sandler’s Eight Crazy Nights

— JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News D- MIKE CLARK USA Today F JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer C- ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times — RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post D LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail D MICK LASALLE San Francisco Chronicle — TODD McCARTHY Variety C- CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer G RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald G ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY D- CRITICS’ AVERAGE

Die Another Day

B+ JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News C MIKE CLARK USA Today B JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer B ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times B- RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post B- LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail B- MICK LASALLE San Francisco Chronicle C+ TODD McCARTHY Variety C CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer B- RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald A- ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY B CRITICS’ AVERAGE

Far From Heaven

A- [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] B [MIKE CLARK USA Today] A [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] A+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] A [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] A- [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] B [MICK LASALLE San Francisco Chronicle] B+ [TODD McCARTHY Variety] B [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] A- [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] A [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] A- [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Friday After Next

— [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] C- [MIKE CLARK USA Today] — [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] C- [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] — [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] D [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] B- [MICK LASALLE San Francisco Chronicle] — [TODD McCARTHY Variety] — [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] C- [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] C [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] C- [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Harry Potter and the Chamber…

B [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] C+ [MIKE CLARK USA Today] B+ [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] A+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] B [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] B+ [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] C+ [MICK LASALLE San Francisco Chronicle] B- [TODD McCARTHY Variety] B- [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] C+ [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] B+ [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] B [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Personal Velocity

C+ [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] — [MIKE CLARK USA Today] A- [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] B+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] — [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] B+ [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] — [MICK LASALLE San Francisco Chronicle] B- [TODD McCARTHY Variety] B+ [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] — [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] A [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] B+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

The Quiet American

B- [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] B [MIKE CLARK USA Today] — [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] A [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] — [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] — [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] — [MICK LASALLE San Francisco Chronicle] B+ [TODD McCARTHY Variety] — [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] B+ [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] A- [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] B+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Solaris

B+ [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] D+ [MIKE CLARK USA Today] B- [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] B+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] B- [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] B+ [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] C- [MICK LASALLE San Francisco Chronicle] C [TODD McCARTHY Variety] B [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] C [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] C [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] C+ [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Talk to Her

A [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] A- [MIKE CLARK USA Today] A+ [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] B+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] — [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] — [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] — [MICK LASALLE San Francisco Chronicle] B+ [TODD McCARTHY Variety] — [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] A- [RENE RODRIGUEZ The Miami Herald] A [ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY] A- [CRITICS’ AVERAGE]

Treasure Planet

B- [JAMI BERNARD NY Daily News] C [MIKE CLARK USA Today] — [JOANNA CONNORS Cleveland Plain Dealer] C+ [ROGER EBERT Chicago Sun-Times] B+ [RITA KEMPLEY Washington Post] C [LIAM LACEY Toronto Globe and Mail] C+ [MICK LASALLE San Francisco Chronicle] — [TODD McCARTHY Variety] B [CARRIE RICKEY Philadelphia Inquirer] B- [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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