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The Lost Boys Reviews

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Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 2/5

July 30, 2002
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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When everything is all over, there's nothing to leave the theater with -- no real horrors, no real dread, no real imagination -- just technique at the service of formula.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 1, 2000
Rob Gonsalves
eFilmCritic.com

It hasn't aged well. At all.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 2/5

May 8, 2010
Variety Staff
Variety
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A horrifically dreadful vampire teensploitation entry.

Full Review Source: Variety

March 24, 2009
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

| Original Score: 1/5

July 26, 2002
Sarah Chauncey
Reel.com

| Original Score: 2/5

June 4, 2004
Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)

| Original Score: 2/5

June 11, 2005
Jennie Kermode
Eye for Film

Ultimately, this is a film for nostalgic fans and for kids with the appropriate dark leanings, but it's not going to wow anyone else.

Full Review Source: Eye for Film | Original Score: 2.5/5

December 7, 2007
Dan Fazio
Citysearch

| Original Score: 2/5

September 11, 2003
Pete Croatto
Filmcritic.com

The Lost Boys is not a movie you want to put in a time capsule or even revisit, unless your name happens to be Corey.

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 2/5

November 12, 2003
Dave Kehr
Chicago Tribune
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Schumacher`s sputtering, short-term approach to the material is a disappointment, because there's something in it that ought to make for a good movie, and from time to time makes The Lost Boys good enough.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 2/4

January 21, 2014
Jay Boyar
Orlando Sentinel
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The Lost Boys, which attempts to be funny while preserving the shock value of the vampire legend, aims somewhat higher... and misses.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel

January 21, 2014
Desmond Ryan
Philadelphia Inquirer
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Schumacher falls far short of the talent for pop wit that Joe Dante showed in Gremlins and The Howling.

Full Review Source: Philadelphia Inquirer | Original Score: 2/4

January 21, 2014

Time Out
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Directed with a cavalier disregard for intelligibility, this has to be one of the most anaemic vampire flicks ever made.

Full Review Source: Time Out

February 9, 2006
Ben Yagoda
Philadelphia Daily News

Though there is enough gore in the film to satisfy the typical bloodthirsty filmgoer, its strong suit is deadpan humor.

Full Review Source: Philadelphia Daily News

January 21, 2014
Roger Hurlburt
South Florida Sun-Sentinel

The Lost Boys is heady, cutting-edge vampire stuff. Mind you, it`s also very tongue-in-cheek. So watch out for those fangs, gang.

Full Review Source: South Florida Sun-Sentinel

January 21, 2014
Afsheen Nomai
Common Sense Media

Scary '80s vamp film. Older teens only.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 3/5

January 1, 2011
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

| Original Score: 4/5

July 25, 2002
Alan Jones
Radio Times

While it's not quite as original or witty as it could have been, this unashamedly glossy take on vampire mythology has a clever script that's packed with twists, and builds to a surprisingly tense climax.

Full Review Source: Radio Times | Original Score: 3/5

January 21, 2014
Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

Did I mention both Coreys are in it?

Full Review Source: Lessons of Darkness

May 4, 2005
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