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The Final Destination

Overview


Genre :

Thriller, Horror

Release Date :

August 28, 2009

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

David R. Ellis

Starring :

Nick Zano, Krista Allen, Andrew Fiscella, Shantel VanSanten, Bobby Campo, Haley Webb, Richard T. Jones, Lara Grice, Justin Welborn, Billy Slaughter, Jackson Walker

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

1 of 5

“..unoriginal..”
by Roger Moore [Orlando Sentinel]
“..strictly by-the-numbers, without a moment of genuine tension and no real surprises..”
by Eric D. Snider [Cinematical]
“..sort of lame entertainment..”
by Kirk Honeycutt [Hollywood Reporter]
2 of 5

“..so unabashedly mindless..”
by Phil Contrino [Boxoffice Magazine]
“..quite literal waste of celluloid..”
by MaryAnn Johanson [Flick Filosopher]
2.5 of 4

“..purely disposable fare..”
by Dustin Putman [TheMovieBoy.com]
2.5 of 4

“..only as enjoyable as it is funny..”
by Simon Abrams [Slant Magazine]
“..look grim indeed..”
by Jordan Mintzer [Variety]
2.5 of 4

“..has a brisk lightness, a kind of playful, sinister glee..”
by Jeffrey M. Anderson [Combustible Celluloid]
3 of 5

“..absolutely no reason not to enjoy..”
by Tom Huddleston [Time Out London]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Bill Gibron [Filmcritic.com]
Review rate : D
Reviewed by Emanuel Levy [EmanuelLevy.Com]
Review rate : D
Reviewed by Frank Swietek [One Guy's Opinion]
1.5 of 5
Reviewed by Ethan Alter [Giant Magazine]

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