Skip to main content


Based on 9 Reviews
critic reviews (9)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 25
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Demolition Man is sleek and empty as well as brutal and pointless. show more

  • 75
    TV Guide

    The pleasant surprise about Demolition Man is that both the script, and Stallone, are funny; the film blends big-budget action and tongue-in-cheek humor in the way that "last action hero" tried, and failed, to do. show more

  • 38
    James Berardinelli ReelViews

    Yes, this film is worse than "Cliffhanger," Stallone's last venture into chaos. show more

  • 80

    If ever there was a movie equivalent to the one-night stand this is it - not necessarily something you'll remember next day but fast, furious and damn good fun while it lasts. show more

  • 50
    Austin Chronicle

    The script is fueled by genuine wit, everyone turns in fine performances and, beginning to end, the film actually shows some thought, if little originality. show more

  • 40
    Richard Schickel Time

    Ultimately the script's often sharp social satire is drowned out by the noise and confusion. show more

  • 40
    Emanuel Levy Variety

    A noisy, soulless, self-conscious pastiche that mixes elements of sci-fi, action-adventure and romance, then pours on a layer of comedy replete with Hollywood in-jokes. show more

  • 40
    Hal Hinson Washington Post

    Demolition Man is a futuristic cop picture with slightly more imagination and wit than the typical example of the slash-and-burn genre. show more

  • 20
    Jonathan Rosenbaum Chicago Reader

    Nearly all the SF premises are accorded the status of Andrew Dice Clay one-liners - which means that they, along with the characters, keep changing from one scene to the next. show more

  • August 14, 2011 yuri_krylov
    Report This User

    YEAH! this is my favourite movie!

My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts


You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.

    Update settings