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Published 08/25/2009 and rated Ratingstars4 4 out of 5 stars
by AppAppeal Editor
What can you use the app for?

Criticker is an online film review and ranking website. By visiting this site you can give films that you have watched a score out of 100. This makes it really easy to rank the films which you enjoy watching. What’s more not only is this information shared with the community in the form of an average, but it’s also used to work out which other users have similar interests to yourself. You can then take a look at the films you might like to see.

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What is the history and popularity of the app?

Criticker is a popular online film reviews website where you can rank films which you have watched. This is a unique site which is becoming increasingly popular.

What are the differences to other apps?

There are loads of film websites on the internet. This site is different to all of the others because of the strength of the community. The community is one of the best things about this site. There is also the option to find users which like similar films to yourself. This means that you can easily research films that you might really like to watch.

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How does the web app look and feel to use?

Criticker is very easy to use and you don’t even need to register to start having some fun. You just need to visit the homepage and then you can start ranking various films. It’s very easy to use as you can fill out the whole form and submit it once or submit each ranking individually. This site isn’t just a normal film ranking site. This site can suggest films that you might like to watch based on your own rankings. If you register for an account then you will be able to save your rankings and also participate in the community.

How does the registration process work?

Registering for an account on Criticker is very easy and shouldn’t take longer than a couple of minutes. All of these accounts are completely free and you will need to start by filling out a registration form. Start by entering a screen name and then checking that it’s available. Simply write in the name and then click the ‘test’ link. You can then complete each stage one by one. Every time you will have to click the ‘test’ link which is frustrating. Whoever thought of this idea needs their head looking at. It would be much easier if the fields were checked ‘on the fly’ as you typed the information. Once you have finally gotten to the end of the form and completed it you will automatically be signed in. All of the films that you have already ranked as a guest will be added onto your profile.

What does it cost to use the application?

The site is free to use for everyone. It is fully supported by adverts which take the form of banner adverts at the bottom of pages. These aren’t a major problem and don’t get in the way.

Who would you recommend the application to?

Criticker is aimed specifically at film lovers and people who really like watching films in their spare time. The site is reliable and functional. It might not be the prettiest site on the net however it is still extremely useful. It’s more than just a film review site because there is an amazing online community.

  • Being able to rate films and write reviews is what the site’s all about
  • Criticker makes it possible to identify users that like similar films to you
  • Use the site to get some ideas about the films that you might like to watch in the future
  • Vibrant community which participates on the forums
  • View random film in case you have too much time on your hands

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