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Charlie St. Cloud

Overview


Genre :

Romance, Drama

Release Date :

July 30, 2010

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Burr Steers

Starring :

Zac Efron, Charlie Tahan, Amanda Crew, Augustus Prew, Donal Logue, Kim Basinger, Ray Liotta, Dave Franco, Tegan Moss

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

1 of 4

“..The movie is dead on arrival..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
“..the film doesn't just fail, it actually gets sillier by the minute..”
by Kirk Honeycutt [Hollywood Reporter]
“..spiritual comfort food that suggests the dead never leave us..”
by Dennis Harvey [Variety]
1.5 of 4

“..so full of cheats and inconsistencies..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
2 of 4

“..sappy script..”
by Joe Williams [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
2.5 of 5

“..Read the book instead. Or, if you simply like looking at Zac Efron, buy his calendar..”
by Kerry Lengel [Arizona Republic]
2 of 4

“..Not so good..”
by Colin Covert [Minneapolis Star Tribune]
Review rate : C

“..memorable mainly for attractive people sailing and smooching against an attractive backdrop..”
by Scott Tobias [A.V. Club]
2 of 4

“..It's more of a demo reel for Efron than a movie..”
by Rene Rodriguez [Miami Herald]
Review rate : C-

“..It's like the religio-kitsch version of a TV tragedy-of-the-week..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
“..it should be a horror movie..”
by A.O. Scott [NY Times]
2 of 4

“..it feels more like a film version of a condolence card..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
1.5 of 4

“..In limbo. Every day..”
by Wesley Morris [Boston Globe]
2.5 of 5

“..heartbreaking weepy..”
by Betsy Sharkey [Los Angeles Times]
“..handsomely shot melodrama..”
by Aaron Hillis [Village Voice]
2.5 of 4

“..an enjoyably moist ghost story..”
by Carrie Rickey [Philadelphia Inquirer]
2 of 4

“..a gimmicky glop of sentimental..”
by Roger Moore [Orlando Sentinel]

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