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Primeval Reviews

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Scott Collura
IGN Movies

Primeval walks a fine line between action, humor, and having half a conscience.

Full Review Source: IGN Movies | Original Score: 3/5

June 25, 2007
Frank Lovece
Film Journal International

Solidly well-told and breathtakingly shot.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

March 1, 2007
Maitland McDonagh
TV Guide's Movie Guide

Though the film's raison d'etre is the big croc, veteran genre screenwritering team John D. Brancato and Michael Ferris pin some boldly provocative thoughts on motor-mouthed Steven Johnson's sleeve.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 16, 2007
Andrew Wright
The Stranger (Seattle, WA)

The CGI wonks here have created a beaut ... Watching him clumsily gallumpf through the tall grass at top speed in search of vittles is worth a few bucks, at least.

Full Review

January 15, 2007
Chad Greene
Boxoffice Magazine

Veteran TV director Michael Katleman has crafted a perfectly serviceable -- and scary -- B-movie.

Full Review Source: Boxoffice Magazine | Original Score: 2.5/5

January 13, 2007
Dennis Harvey
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Director Michael Katleman, making his bigscreen debut after a couple decades' TV work, keeps the pacing tight, the acting straight-faced and the laughs mostly intentional (though Jones' one-liners occasionally fall flat).

Full Review Source: Variety

January 13, 2007

Baltimore Sun

Full Review Source: Baltimore Sun | Original Score: B+

January 13, 2007
Paul Salfen

Has one of the most misleading ad campaigns in recent memory, but works on a 'popcorn' level. Wait to rent it.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 6/10

January 12, 2007
Jim Hemphill

It's a pretty tasty bit of cinematic junk food.

| Original Score: 3/4

January 12, 2007

Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B-

January 12, 2007
Steve Newton
Georgia Straight

Primeval is one of crummiest killer-beast flicks of all time. It actually makes the B.C.-shot giant-croc debacle Lake Placid look half-decent, but it sure the hell wasn't.

Full Review Source: Georgia Straight | Original Score: 1/5

July 6, 2010
Brian Marder

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 1/5

November 20, 2008
Steve Biodrowski

Primeval is a slick-looking movie that lacks the gritty goodness of old-fashioned exploitation and is too silly to take seriously as a mainstream thriller.

Full Review Source: ESplatter

July 7, 2008
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a thoroughly awful, downright irritating piece of work...

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 1/4

August 16, 2007
Ryan Cracknell
Calgary Movies

The possibility of commentary is raised but it ultimately is glossed over with cliches and very little substance.

Full Review Source: Calgary Movies

August 13, 2007
Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)

Laced with pseudoserious undertones, the movie makes "Anaconda" look like a modern-day classic.

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

July 26, 2007
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide

Less than the sum of its parts. There are too many small errors and lost opportunities, and it's just not scary. Even a B movie can't succeed when that's the case.

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 60/100

June 10, 2007
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

The subplot turns what might have been a fascinating true-life adventure into a lurid, stereotypical melodrama.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 4/10

June 9, 2007
Eric D. Snider

As it tries to be two things at once -- a gory monster movie and a dramatic social commentary -- what it mostly succeeds at is being dull and repetitive.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: D+

June 8, 2007
Jonathan R. Perry
Tyler Morning Telegraph (Texas)

It's rough going when our heroes have us longing for the complexity of the riverboat crew from 'Anaconda.'

Full Review Source: Tyler Morning Telegraph (Texas) | Original Score: 0.5/4

April 27, 2007
Tom Meek
Boston Phoenix
April 23, 2009
Garth Franklin
Dark Horizons
January 15, 2008
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