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The Unborn

Overview


Genre :

Supernatural, Thriller

Release Date :

January 09, 2009

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

David S. Goyer

Starring :

Odette Yustman, Gary Oldman, Meagan Good, Cam Gigandet, James Remar, Jane Alexander, Idris Elba, Carla Gugino, Rhys Coiro

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

“..well-named, fitfully and presumably unintentionally funny..”
by Manohla Dargis [NY Times]
2.5 of 4

“..surprisingly engrossing..”
by Kyle Smith [New York Post]
2 of 5

“..silly fright..”
by Elizabeth Weitzman [NY Daily News]
1 of 4

“..more asinine and exploitative than frightening..”
by Dustin Putman [TheMovieBoy.com]
Review rate : C-

“..cheesy, chintzy..”
by Eugene Novikov [Film Blather]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Nick Schager [Slant Magazine]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Rafer Guzman [Newsday]
1 of 5
Reviewed by Chris Cabin [Filmcritic.com]
1 of 4
Reviewed by James Berardinelli [Reelviews]
0.5 of 5
Reviewed by Mark Keizer [Boxoffice Magazine]
Reviewed by Nick Pinkerton [Village Voice]

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