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Passengers Reviews

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Jason McKiernan
Filmcritic.com

spends too much time concealing its secret to fully realize its potential as a human drama.

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 2.5/5

August 3, 2009
Anders Wotzke
Moviedex

Initial intrigue turns into tedium and frustration as the plot heads into the territory of absurd.

Full Review Source: Moviedex | Original Score: 2/5

August 1, 2009
Brian Orndorf
DVDTalk.com

It's a blurred pass at suspense and hesitant smooches, but with Hathaway and Wilson around to carry most of the workload, at least it's well acted.

Full Review Source: DVDTalk.com | Original Score: C

May 14, 2009
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide

Filmmakers have the power to change reality on us at their whim, but if they do so in ways that make us feel tricked and cheated, then this is an unforgiveable rip-off.

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 60/100

May 6, 2009
Prairie Miller
NewsBlaze

Surreal ensemble chemistry that rarely subsides, serving up a deliriously potent supernatural plane crash yarn that should sufficiently frazzle viewer nerves on impact.

Full Review Source: NewsBlaze

May 2, 2009
Simon Weaving
Screenwize

An uneven and lifeless film that shifts from saccharine romance to supernatural thriller as Anne Hathaway helps a handful of survivors of a plane crash deal with the strange effects of their trauma.

Full Review Source: Screenwize | Original Score: 2/5

March 21, 2009
Clint Morris
Moviehole

A Hitchcockian thriller that'll keep you guessing till the last reel

Full Review Source: Moviehole | Original Score: 3/5

February 24, 2009
Louise Keller
Urban Cinefile

The plane isn't the only thing that crashes in this ambitiously conceived mystery drama with conspiracy theories, central romance & supernatural elements. You know there is something seriously wrong when the resolution is more satisfying than the journey.

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

February 20, 2009
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Este primeiro grande tropeço na carreira de García embaraça pelo roteiro batido e pela falta de ritmo da narrativa, não sendo salvo nem mesmo pelo charme de Hathaway.

| Original Score: 2/5

January 28, 2009
Joseph Proimakis
Movies for the Masses

spatala to hrono soy pio sadistika ap' oti ta talenta ton ithopoion tis, ontas ekneyristika monotoni kai erasitehnika kryptiki horis na ehei tipote na krypsei poy na min eheis ksanadei

Full Review Source: Movies for the Masses | Original Score: 1/5

January 20, 2009
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...the least effective entry within Rodrigo Garcia's otherwise impeccable filmography...

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 2.5/4

December 15, 2008
Ben Mankiewicz
At the Movies
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It is dark, depressing and seems to be built entirely around a twist ending that feels less like a surprise and more like relief.

Full Review Source: At the Movies

November 10, 2008
Ben Lyons
At the Movies
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Even though Anne Hathaway is good, it's no reason to get really emotionally invested in her quest

Full Review Source: At the Movies

November 10, 2008
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

When a picture asks you to puzzle through a chain of ambiguous clues to a surprise solution, you have a right to expect something better than watered-down Shyamalan.

Full Review Source: One Guy's Opinion | Original Score: D+

November 2, 2008
Joe Neumaier
New York Daily News
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Did Hathaway know when she signed to this that it would be released just in time to embarrass her during her accolades for Rachel Getting Married?

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 2/5

October 30, 2008
Stephen Holden
New York Times
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Passengers is a supernatural thriller so mechanically inept and lacking in suspense that it doesn't even pass muster as lowbrow Halloween-ready entertainment.

| Original Score: 1/5

October 30, 2008
Joshua Katzman
Chicago Reader
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The surprise ending isn't as shocking as those of Jacob's Ladder or The Sixth Sense -- two stellar examples of the genre -- but it's still dramatically potent.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

October 30, 2008
Michael Ordoña
Los Angeles Times
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It's a long ride to a familiar destination.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 2/5

October 30, 2008
Adam Markovitz
Entertainment Weekly
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The actors make a noble effort, but Passengers turns out to be just another dud in the genre of revisionist mysteries that have been messing with our heads since Haley Joel Osment saw dead people.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C

October 29, 2008
Nick Pinkerton
Village Voice
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The biggest shock (aside from seeing how arbitrarily movies are chosen for theatrical release) is provided by an intrusively blown newspaper.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

October 29, 2008
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