War of the Worlds Reviews

  • War of the Worlds
    • Genre : Action, Sci-Fi
    • Release Date :
    • MPAA Rating : PG-13
    • Duration : 119 minute(s)
    • Production Budget : 132
    • Studio : Paramount Pictures
    • Official Site : http://www.waroftheworlds.com/
    • Reviews Rate
      Go! Watch this movie. You'll regret if not seeing it.

    • Readers Rate
      4 of 5

Movie Reviews

  • undeniably fun and Spielberg's dusted off magic still works
    7 of 10 by Alex Sandell [Juicy Cerebellum ]
  • Thrilling, action-packed and genuinely scary...Highly recommended
    4 of 5 by Matthew Turner [ViewLondon ]
  • this summer's blockbuster to beat them all.
    3.5 of 4 by Kit Bowen [Hollywood ]
  • this is one war definitely worth waging.
    3 of 4 by Terry Lawson [Detroit Free Press ]
  • The movie is solid all the way around, and Spielberg's touches are everywhere,
    4 of 5 by Bill Muller [The Arizona Republic ]
  • Spielberg masterfully crafts a film that's absolutely gripping
    4 of 5 by Rich Cline [Shadows on the Wall ]
  • pushes some of the right buttons and enough of the wrong ones
    by Ty Burr [Boston Globe ]
  • never quite delivers an emotional knockout blow.
    3.5 of 5 by Robert Denerstein [Denver Rocky Mountain News ]
  • Fantastic and banal, terrifying and occasionally dull,
    3 of 4 by Glenn Whipp [L.A. Daily News ]
  • Extravagant in movie terms but stingy in emotional ones,
    by Stephanie Zacharek [Salon ]
  • Easily one of the finest disaster movies of all time
    9.5 of 10 by Joe Utichi [FilmFocus ]
  • As well done as it is in most respects
    4 of 4 by Steven Snyder [Zertinet Movies ]
  • a well-crafted movie but one that fails to deliver the thrills, chills and pure camp
    3 of 5 by Deborah Hornblow [The Hartford Courant ]
  • a thrilling ride
    3 of 4 by Joe Williams [St. Louis Post-Dispatch ]
  • a terrific film, a blockbuster that lives up to its billing.
    by Paul Clinton [CNN Showbiz ]
  • a pretty good movie.
    3 of 4 by Chuck O'Leary [Fantastica Daily ]
  • a kind of Pandora's boxed set of Spielberg's greatest hits... yet it is never half as involving as any one of them
    2.5 of 4 by Duane Dudek [The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel ]
  • a blockbuster that transcends summer blockbusters.
    by David Edelstein [Slate ]
  • a blisteringly entertaining and resoundingly shocking sci-fi horror thriller
    5 of 5 by Scott Weinberg [EFilmCritic ]
  • 5 of 5 Reviewed by Bob Grimm [Sacramento News & Review ]
  • 4.5 of 5 Reviewed by Luke Buckmaster [In Film Australia ]
  • 4 of 5 Reviewed by Andrea Chase [Killer Movie Reviews ]
  • 4 of 5 Reviewed by [E! Online ]
  • 3.5 of 4 Reviewed by Ed Blank [Pittsburgh Tribune-Review ]
  • 3.5 of 4 Reviewed by Jan Stuart [Newsday ]
  • 3.5 of 5 Reviewed by Kerry Bennett [Grading The Movies ]
  • 3 of 5 Reviewed by Brian Orndorf [EFilmCritic ]
  • 3 of 4 Reviewed by James Berardinelli [ReelViews ]
  • 2 of 4 Reviewed by Daniel Neman [Richmond Times-Dispatch ]
  • 2 of 5 Reviewed by Peter Beary [The Trades ]
  • Reviewed by Shawn Fitzgerald [MusicOMH ]
  • Reviewed by Kirk Honeycutt [The Hollywood Reporter ]

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