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Gin gwai (The Eye) Reviews

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Is it a horror, a thriller, a tragedy, a disaster pic, or a romance? It's never really sure, but either way it limps along through various dips into different genres and often times is scrambled and confused...

Full Review Source: Cinema Crazed | Original Score: 2.5/4

July 5, 2008
Rob Gonsalves

Made me jump a bunch of times, and seriously creeped me out at least three times.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/5

July 30, 2007
Jason Gorber
Film Scouts

Sure, the "I see dead people" plot is a bit worn out, but there's enough mood and spookiness to make for a fun MM flick.

Full Review Source: Film Scouts | Original Score: B-

June 21, 2007

Empire Magazine

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 4/5

December 30, 2006

Film Threat

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 3/5

December 6, 2005
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

This is a movie with serious intent, a mature, wordy thriller with naturalistic (if somewhat naive) performances and aspirations to poetry.

Full Review Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette | Original Score: B-

January 8, 2005
Steve Newton
Georgia Straight

The Eye rises above your standard cursed-body-part fare--like The Hand, for instance--by exploring predestination, alienation, and the redeeming power of forgiveness.

Full Review Source: Georgia Straight | Original Score: 3/5

August 21, 2004
James Verniere
Boston Herald

Full Review Source: Boston Herald | Original Score: 3/4

February 2, 2004
Geoff Pevere
Toronto Star
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With its spooky first-person rendering of Mun's experience -- blurred, tentative, disoriented -- The Eye creates a world of constant and imminent upheaval.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 3/5

November 21, 2003
Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail
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Though perhaps not the greatest thing since sliced eyeballs, The Eye is definitely worth a look, or even a double-take.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 2.5/4

November 21, 2003
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

| Original Score: B+

October 26, 2003
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The Pang Brothers rely on mixing reality with hokum to make their tale more strange than scary.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: B-

October 21, 2003
David Cornelius

Here's the movie The Sixth Sense should have been.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/5

October 16, 2003
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee

A modest pleasure for aficionados of chillers.

Full Review Source: Sacramento Bee | Original Score: 3/4

October 10, 2003
Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review

The Eye is not terribly original, but it is assured and engrossing, with some deliciously chilling scares and a subtle, compelling performance by Lee Sin-je.

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 3/5

October 6, 2003
Jovanka Vuckovic
Rue Morgue Magazine

The Eye is definitely a triumph of style over substance but, nevertheless, it's been far too long since I've been genuinely spooked by a horror film.

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September 4, 2003
John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

One thing 'The Eye' teaches us is that a 15-floor elevator ride really seems to take a long time when there's a ghost standing in the corner.

| Original Score: 3/4

August 26, 2003
Eric D. Snider

It's creepy and forbidding, the way good thrillers are. I suspect it would not hold up to multiple viewings, but it's a kick one time through, anyway.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: B

August 23, 2003
Jeff Vice
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

It's not afraid to broach some deeper questions about the meaning of death, predestination and social and personal responsibility.

Full Review Source: Deseret News, Salt Lake City | Original Score: 3/4

August 22, 2003
Sean Means
Salt Lake Tribune

Until it loses its head in the final reel, [this] is a cool supernatural thriller that subtly mixes Western style and Eastern mysticism.

Full Review Source: Salt Lake Tribune | Original Score: 3/4

August 22, 2003

Digital Spy
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AV Club
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October 18, 2008
Harvey S. Karten
October 18, 2008
MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher
October 18, 2008

Screen International
February 6, 2008
Gary Brown
Houston Community Newspapers
February 5, 2008

Time Out
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January 26, 2006

Sydney Morning Herald
January 17, 2006
February 7, 2004

St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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July 3, 2003
Brett Michel
Boston Phoenix
July 2, 2003
David Sanjek
July 2, 2003
Peter Bradshaw
October 2, 2002
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