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Red Riding Hood

Overview


Genre :

Thriller, Horror

Release Date :

March 11, 2011

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Catherine Hardwicke

Starring :

Amanda Seyfried, Shiloh Fernandez, Max Irons, Julie Christie, Gary Oldman, Lukas Haas, Virginia Madsen

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

2 of 4

“..tedious and unnecessary retelling of the story..”
by Duane Dudek [Milwauke Journal Sentinel]
Review rate : C-

“..it's really more like "300" for girls..”
by Gary Thompson [Philadelphia Daily News]
2 of 4

“..it's a foolish story..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
2 of 4

“..is just another movie about a girl pining for a boy, defined by a boy, held back by a boy, and that's not pretty..”
by Amy Biancolli [Houston Chronicle]
2 of 4

“..is hardly scary..”
by Steven Rea [Philadelphia Inquirer]
1.5 of 4

“..is far more grim than "Grimm," and not nearly as much fun as it should have been..”
by Roger Moore [Orlando Sentinel]
1 of 4

“..is a painful business..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
2 of 4

“..a visually breathtaking motion picture..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
1.5 of 4

“..a laughably inept series..”
by Ty Burr [Boston Globe]
Review rate : D+

“..a dolled-up, overblown, pandering romantic costume drama..”
by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
2.5 of 4

“..a clear vision for her target audience: young teens..”
by Linda Barnard [Toronto Star]
2 of 4

“.."Red Riding Hood" looks good..”
by Bill Goodykoontz [Arizona Republic]

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