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Top 5 Movies Ruined by Bad Acting

Word out of Cannes is that Alden Ehrenreich makes for a pretty good Han Solo in Solo: A Star Wars Story, but let’s just say that we’ll believe it when we see it. But if Ehrenreich does singlehandedly destroy the movie, it wouldn’t be the first time. Carrie, Rob, and Tim share their picks for the most damaging performances ever: the times when a movie was actually ruined by bad acting.

In Worth Mentioning, the crew dishes on Deadpool 2, Carrie chats about The Glass Castle and Tim shares his thoughts on Book Club.


Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992)
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
After Earth
Godzilla (2014)


Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
The Lake House
Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2003)
It Could Happen to You (1994)
Waterworld (1995)


Romeo and Juliet (1936)
Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992)
Gangs of New York (2002)
Cleopatra (1963)
West Side Story (1961)