• Valentine
    1 minutes 21 seconds
    Added: May 9, 2008


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Valentine Reviews

Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: D

September 7, 2011
Lisa Alspector
Chicago Reader
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The contradictory sexual politics in this lightweight slasher suggest that at some point it was meant to satirize the traditional mores of the self-satisfied female characters.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

February 28, 2007
Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail
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In the new teen slasher flick Valentine, a public-school nerd, now grown up, seeks to systematically murder all the girls who wouldn't dance with him at the Grade 6 Valentine's dance. Or maybe that's not what happens. It ís hard to tell.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 0/4

April 25, 2003

Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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A cheesy horror flick that doesn't take itself too seriously.

Full Review Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution

June 19, 2002
Andrew O'Hehir
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I had fun anyway.

Full Review Source: Salon.com

February 13, 2001
Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
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Valentine isn't scary, but it is unsettling; not ultimately satisfying, but arresting in the moment.

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

February 7, 2001
Dennis Harvey
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Looking good but lacking much in the way of personality or gray matter.

Full Review Source: Variety

February 5, 2001
Norman Wilner
Toronto Star
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Succeeds on its own modest terms, and the plot doesn't fall apart under credit-roll pondering.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star

February 5, 2001
John Anderson
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The eeriest moment was easily the movie's last, after the nonsensically contrived climax provided a classic interactive moment. 'Sequel!' the audience moaned.

Full Review Source: Newsday

February 5, 2001
Elvis Mitchell
New York Times
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When it's hard to hear the dialogue because the audience is laughing, it's clear that Valentine doesn't even succeed on its own limited terms.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 0.5/5

February 5, 2001
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
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A smart, stylish horror picture that offers a fresh twist on the ever-reliable revenge theme and affords a raft of talented young actors solid roles that show them to advantage.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 4/5

February 5, 2001
James Berardinelli
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Not only is it deadly dull, but the killer actually courts the audience's sympathy.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 1.5/4

February 5, 2001
Bruce Westbrook
Houston Chronicle
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The standard stalker stuff that Scream satirized.

Full Review Source: Houston Chronicle

February 5, 2001
Gary Dowell
Dallas Morning News
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Playing it straight with material this ridiculous is an exercise in self-defeat.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News

February 5, 2001
Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter
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The killings themselves mostly lack imagination.

February 2, 2001
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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Doesn't contain a single scary or imaginative moment.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: D

February 2, 2001
Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
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There's no tension and no mystery.

February 2, 2001
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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Blanks ... directs in almost entirely suspense-free fashion.

February 2, 2001
Cody Clark
Mr. Showbiz
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Even by the thoroughly undemanding standards of its burned-out genre, Valentine is vacuous, tedious, and perfunctory.

| Original Score: 4/100

February 2, 2001
Gemma Files
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Simply mines the same tired, predictable slasher-movie vein.

February 2, 2001
Christy Lemire
Associated Press
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Valentine isn't nearly as horrible as the ads would suggest. That's not to say the movie's good, either.

Full Review Source: Associated Press

February 2, 2001
Jay Carr
Boston Globe
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Credibility and intelligence are pretty thoroughly battered.

February 2, 2001
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