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Warm Bodies

Overview


Genre :

Romance, Supernatural

Release Date :

February 01, 2013

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Jonathan Levine

Starring :

Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer, Rob Corddry, John Malkovich, Analeigh Tipton, Dave Franco, Cory Hardrict

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

2.5 of 4

“..Warm Bodies left me more frustrated than satisfied because the film is content to underwhelm with fertile material and rarely attempts anything interesting..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
“..this character-driven genre meld could have used more edge and energy, and less obvious message-mongering, but it scores in terms of atmosphere, humor and charm..”
by Sheri Linden [Hollywood Reporter]
2.5 of 5

“..Levine has a strong instinct as a packager of moments, ladling on the alt-rock just so before ladling on another ladle's worth..”
by Michael Phillips [Chicago Tribune]
4 of 5

“..it's not the best zombie film, but it may well be the cutest..”
by Barbara VanDenburgh [Arizona Republic]
2 of 4

“..if you seek logic in your movies, this one is, in nearly every respect, a head-scratcher..”
by Scott Bowles [USA Today]
3 of 4

“..best of all, everyone here clearly has a taste for brains..”
by Ty Burr [Boston Globe]
“..an inspired mashup of zombie heart and romantic-comedy brains..”
by Peter Debruge [Variety]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Connie Ogle [Miami Herald]
Reviewed by Chris Packham [Village Voice]
Reviewed by Dana Stevens [Slate]
Reviewed by Manohla Dargis [New York Times]
Reviewed by Betsy Sharkey [Los Angeles Times]

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