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The Relic Reviews

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Emanuel Levy
Variety
December 23, 2006
Though based on an original and respected novel, Hyams' horror thriller comes across as a pastiche of the genre's conventions as evident in major pictures of the past two decades, such as Jaws and the first two Alien films.
Full Review | Original Score: C
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Geoff Andrew
Time Out
February 9, 2006
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Stephen Holden
New York Times
August 30, 2004
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Richard Harrington
Washington Post
January 22, 2002
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James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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Susan Stark
Detroit News
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Peter Stack
San Francisco Chronicle
January 1, 2000
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Houston Chronicle
January 1, 2000
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Susan Wloszczyna
USA Today
January 1, 2000
Gore seekers need only to know the body count is high and the scares are cheap as director Peter Hyams shares his beast's repellent disregard for human life.
| Original Score: 2/4
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4