The Omen Reviews

October 9, 2012
Richard Donner directs more for speed than mood, but there are a few good shocks.
March 26, 2009
Richard Donner's direction is taut. Players all are strong.
January 26, 2006
This apocalyptic movie mostly avoids physical gore to boost its relatively unoriginal storyline with suspense, some excellent acting (especially from Warner and Whitelaw), and a very deft, incident-packed script.
July 7, 2005
May 9, 2005
A member of the Exorcist family, it is a dreadfully silly film, which is not to say that it is totally bad.
October 23, 2004
As long as movies like The Omen are merely scaring us, they're fun in a portentous sort of way.