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Phone Booth Reviews

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Rick Kisonak
Film Threat

The situation is suspenseful and unique enough to hold our attention for a time. Well in advance of the picture's climactic moments, however, it deteriorates into melodramatic talkiness.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 2.5/5

April 8, 2003
Jonathan R. Perry
Tyler Morning Telegraph (Texas)

Proof that Joel Schumacher is at his best with a simple story and a small budget.

| Original Score: 3/4

April 8, 2003
Kevin N. Laforest
Montreal Film Journal

Between Farrell's wrenching performance and Sutherland's ominous voice-over, 'Phone Booth' is more suspenseful than most movies.

Full Review Source: Montreal Film Journal | Original Score: 3/4

April 8, 2003
John R. McEwen
Film Quips Online

I'd love to love this film. But Cohen's script is just so full of holes, it's impossible.

Full Review Source: Film Quips Online | Original Score: 3.5/5

April 8, 2003
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Little of its quality has much to do with Schumacher's direction, and almost everything to do with horror schlockmeister Larry Cohen's screenplay and strong performances by Colin Farrell and Kiefer Sutherland.

Full Review Source: Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC) | Original Score: 4/5

April 8, 2003
Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)

A slick, occasionally tense thriller about the potentially deadly ramifications of forgetting one's manners and losing one's morals.

Full Review Source: Bangor Daily News (Maine) | Original Score: B-

April 8, 2003
Danny Minton
KBTV-NBC (Beaumont, TX)

Farrell manages to come through with another hit.

Full Review Source: KBTV-NBC (Beaumont, TX) | Original Score: B+

April 7, 2003
Andrea Chase
Killer Movie Reviews

You're sitting there thinking that this is just silly. But gosh darn if there isn't something about PHONE BOOTH that makes you want to see what's going to happen next.

Full Review Source: Killer Movie Reviews | Original Score: 3/5

April 7, 2003
Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle

It's a movie perfectly designed for tossing back popcorn.

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 3/5

April 7, 2003
Rob Vaux
Flipside Movie Emporium

For all its high-profile exposure, it's basically a gimmicky throwaway with only a hot star to separate it from direct-to-cable obscurity. That's not necessarily a criticism.

Full Review Source: Flipside Movie Emporium | Original Score: B-

April 7, 2003
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

It works, thanks mainly to the actor inside that phone booth, Collin Farrell.

Full Review Source: Laramie Movie Scope | Original Score: B

April 7, 2003
Brian J. Arthurs
Beach Reporter (Southern California)

boasts a single-note plot that evokes tension from its earliest moments and carries it through its svelte 80-minute running time.

Full Review Source: Beach Reporter (Southern California) | Original Score: B

April 7, 2003
Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review

It's far-fetched, yes, but so expert and swiftly-paced that we don't notice the holes until it's long over.

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 4/5

April 7, 2003
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

All the heavy moralizing that comes after the nutty scenario soon becomes tiresome, and it left me wanting to hang-up on this film.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: C+

April 7, 2003
Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper
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[A] taut thriller that hooked me from the outset.

Full Review Source: Ebert & Roeper

April 7, 2003
Brent Simon
Entertainment Today

Phone Booth succeeds as a piece of pop escapism -- it's fresh and different -- but it also squanders an opportunity at something greater because its moral dialogue isn't ferocious enough.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Today | Original Score: B

April 7, 2003
Mark Dujsik
Mark Reviews Movies

An experiment in tension that pays off admirably.

Full Review Source: Mark Reviews Movies | Original Score: 3/4

April 7, 2003
Mac Verstandig
The Badger Herald

A riveting tale of morality in a city noted for its sinful characters, "Phone Booth" is that rare edge-of-your-seat movie that is as cerebral as it is thrilling.

| Original Score: A-

April 6, 2003
Joshua Tyler

Schumacher does a fantastic job of making something smart out of something that could have been extremely simple.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/5

April 6, 2003
Mark Ramsey

Phone Booth is less pulse-pounding and more pulse-dialing. Unfortunately, top notch entertainment lacks call waiting.

Full Review Source: MovieJuice! | Original Score: 1/4

April 6, 2003
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