Final Destination Reviews

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Afsheen Nomai
Common Sense Media
January 1, 2011

Teens fear the reaper in this so-so thriller.

Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
Top Critic
January 1, 2000

Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press
January 1, 2000

The movie tries so hard that you're more likely to be shrieking with laughter than just plain shrieking.

Robert Cashill
Newsweek
Top Critic
January 1, 2000

Final destination? Video store bins.

Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review
August 7, 2008

Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Joe Lozito
Big Picture Big Sound
December 27, 2007

Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Eric Rosenberg
Hollywood.com
February 17, 2003

Full Review | Original Score: 0/4
Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)
September 16, 2007

About as subtle as an amplified death rattle--only not quite as fun to listen to.

Full Review | Original Score: D-
Rob Blackwelder
SPLICEDWire
January 1, 2000

Typical, tiresome, forgettable crap.

Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Sean Axmaker
Seattle Post-Intelligencer
January 1, 2000

Almost sinks into silliness.

Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
Jeremiah Kipp
ToxicUniverse.com
January 27, 2002

Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
Susan Granger
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000

Full Review | Original Score: 4/10
MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher
January 31, 2003

"Hamhanded teen-philosophy stuff about fate and death's design and living forever and nobody controls my destiny."

Jeanne Aufmuth
Palo Alto Weekly
May 14, 2003

| Original Score: 2/4
Dan Jardine
Cinemania
February 17, 2005

Tedious and derivative, it will soon be long forgotten.

Full Review | Original Score: 52/100
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
April 25, 2009

...glib, well produced, and reasonably well acted, adding up to slick pop drivel.

Full Review | Original Score: 5/10
Stephen Holden
New York Times
Top Critic
January 1, 2000

Even by the crude standards of teenage horror, Final Destination is dramatically flat.

Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
Tom Long
Detroit News
Top Critic
January 1, 2000

Pure garbage.

Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
Susan Wloszczyna
USA Today
Top Critic
January 1, 2000

Stupid, silly and gory.

| Original Score: 2/4
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
Top Critic
January 1, 2000

A silly slasher movie, minus the slasher.

| Original Score: 2/4
Emily Blunt
Blunt Review
January 1, 2000

Betty Jo Tucker
ReelTalk Movie Reviews
August 2, 2002

Eugene Novikov
Film Blather
January 1, 2000

Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
January 1, 2000

Cynthia Fuchs
Philadelphia City Paper
January 1, 2000

Mark Ramsey
MovieJuice!
January 1, 2000

Gary Brown
Houston Community Newspapers
January 1, 2000

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