Phenomenon Reviews

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Charles Cassady
Common Sense Media
December 15, 2010
Gentle tearjerker about sudden mental superpowers.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
July 23, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan
October 16, 2004
Flawed story, but compelling story does hook one.
| Original Score: 4/5
Dragan Antulov
rec.arts.movies.reviews
November 4, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 5/10
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies
July 26, 2003
Bittersweet.
| Original Score: 4/5
Jim Shelby
Palo Alto Weekly
May 20, 2003
| Original Score: 3.5/4
Forrest Hartman
Reno Gazette-Journal
May 2, 2003
Touching supernatural thriller that works thanks to compelling performances from its stars.
| Original Score: 4/5
Marty Mapes
Movie Habit
August 21, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
March 13, 2002
A deeply satisfying movie directed by Jon Turteltaub that celebrates the bounties and the mystery of the human spirit.
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope
July 11, 2001
The part of the movie where Malley awakens to the possibilities around him is interesting, but then it loses its way.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Scott Renshaw
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 6/10
Mark R. Leeper
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: +1 out of -4..+4
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com
January 1, 2000
A slight but agreeable blend of comedy, drama, and whimsy.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Madeleine Williams
Cinematter
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Oz
eFilmCritic.com
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing
July 13, 2012
For a movie that's ostensibly about intelligence, Phenomenon proves to be rather simple-minded.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily
October 21, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5
Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum
July 21, 2004
Pretty lame Scientology type stuff.
| Original Score: 2/5
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Todd McCarthy
Variety
March 26, 2009
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Derek Adams
Time Out
June 24, 2006
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews
April 9, 2005
Top Critic
Peter Stack
San Francisco Chronicle
June 18, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Christine James
Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002
Top Critic
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
February 14, 2001

Deseret News, Salt Lake City
January 1, 2000
Barbara Shulgasser
San Francisco Examiner
January 1, 2000
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Janet Maslin
New York Times
January 1, 2000
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Washington Post
January 1, 2000

E! Online
January 1, 2000
John Paul Powell
Jam! Movies
January 1, 2000

Empire Magazine
January 1, 2000
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000
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