Even critic Gene Siskel, who named it among his 10 Best for the year, said on the famous TV show he co-hosted with Roger Ebert that "no, it's not in the same league as the first two films.
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"I was perfectly content before I was born, and I think of death as the same state," he wrote. "I am grateful for the gifts of intelligence, love, wonder and laughter. You can't say it wasn't interesting."
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