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The Awakening Reviews

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Chris Berube
Globe and Mail
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A dull British import that never lives up to the pretensions of its period setting.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 2/4

August 17, 2012
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 2/4

August 30, 2012
David Lewis
San Francisco Chronicle
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A lot of tension and buildup leads us to ... well, it's hard to say.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 2/4

August 16, 2012
Jordan Hoffman
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If cinema is a dream, 'The Awakening,' I suppose, has just enough oomph to keep you hitting snooze

Full Review Source: | Original Score: C-

August 14, 2012
Joe Neumaier
New York Daily News
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This stately chiller owes a lot to 1960s British flicks like "The Innocents" and "The Haunting," but unfortunately heads towards cliches with every step.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 2/5

August 16, 2012
Peter Howell
Toronto Star
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It's routine stuff as horror setups go, especially if you've seen such obvious influences as The Orphanage and The Others.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 2/4

August 16, 2012
Claudia Puig
USA Today
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The cast is anchored by two wonderful actresses: Imelda Staunton and Rebecca Hall, whose talents are squandered on this lackluster horror drama.

Full Review Source: USA Today | Original Score: 2/4

August 23, 2012
Nigel Floyd
Time Out
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A ridiculous revelation and a redundant sexual assault undercut all good sense, as fierce rationality gives way to absurd contrivance and hysteria.

Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 2/5

November 8, 2011
Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

a ghost story that wants to be more than just a ghost story, but in the process of trying to be a movie that transcends a genre, it insults the genre

Full Review Source: 7M Pictures | Original Score: 2/5

June 9, 2013
Stephen Holden
New York Times
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For all of its airs of refinement, "The Awakening" is pretty stale stuff.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 2/5

August 16, 2012
Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger
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When these sudden surprises work, as in "A Beautiful Mind" or "The Others," you're too stunned to swallow that next handful of popcorn; when they don't, you're tempted to throw your whole box at the screen.

Full Review Source: Newark Star-Ledger | Original Score: 2/4

August 17, 2012
Keith Uhlich
Time Out New York
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This handsomely made spook story (love those echo-prone hallways!) becomes less involving the more the narrative's mysteries are solved.

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 3/5

August 14, 2012
David Edwards
Daily Mirror [UK]

The film is full of familiar scenes of ghostly goings-on, which lead to an unshocking shock ending.

Full Review Source: Daily Mirror [UK] | Original Score: 2/5

November 11, 2011
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews egregiously familiar ghost story that simply isn't able to wholeheartedly justify its existence...

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 1.5/4

September 20, 2011
Sean O'Connell

Exquisite production design and admirable performances can't overcome the lackluster scares.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2/5

August 22, 2012
Damon Wise
Empire Magazine

There's little here to add to the well-worn haunted house genre.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 2/5

November 6, 2011
Harvey S. Karten

You want scary? Stick to the ghost ride in Coney Island.

Full Review Source: Compuserve | Original Score: C+

August 12, 2012

When the convoluted explanation comes, it's too silly to justify the film's self-serious tone.

Full Review Source: Scotsman | Original Score: 2/5

November 13, 2011
Philip French
Observer [UK]

The movie is best when in sceptical mode. It goes astray when it essays a kind of tragic poetry along the lines of The Turn of the Screw.

Full Review Source: Observer [UK]

November 13, 2011
Derek Malcolm
This is London

Gets dafter and dafter as it progresses.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 2/5

November 11, 2011
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