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The Day the Earth Stood Still Reviews

The Day the Earth Stood Still

Overview


Genre :

Sci-Fi, Thriller

Release Date :

December 12, 2008

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Scott Derrickson

Starring :

Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly, Jaden Smith, Kathy Bates, Robert Knepper, Jon Hamm, Aaron Douglas, J.C. MacKenzie

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

1.5 of 4

“..this year's senseless remake..”
by Graham Killeen [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
2 of 5

“..It isn't so much an update, a rethinking or a revisioning; it's a rehash with a CGI budget..”
by David Mercier [FilmJudge]
2 of 4

“..feels musty and derivative..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
Review rate : C-

“..expensive but plodding..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
2.5 of 4

“..entertaining..”
by Carrie Rickey [Philadelphia Inquirer]
Review rate : B-

“..decent enough..”
by William Arnold [Seattle Post Intelligencer]
Review rate : B-

“..better than expected..”
by Marc Mohan [Portland Oregonian]
3.5 of 5
Reviewed by Bill Gibron [Filmcritic.com]
3 of 5
Reviewed by Helen O'Hara [Empire Magazine]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Colin Covert [Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Lou Lumenick [New York Post]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Joe Neumaier [NY Daily News]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Ty Burr [Boston Globe]
1 of 4
Reviewed by Peter Howell [Toronto Star]
1 of 5
Reviewed by Peter Bradshaw [The Guardian]
Reviewed by A.O. Scott [NY Times]

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