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The Stepford Wives Reviews

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Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy
September 17, 2014
A fine, if somewhat overworked paranoia thriller... [Katharine] Ross's increasingly frantic but reliably strong-willed performance makes her an ideal subject.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed
May 14, 2013
A reflection on a society that wants to have it both ways.
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com
December 5, 2005
| Original Score: 4/5
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily
October 6, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
June 13, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Kevin Carr
7M Pictures
May 24, 2005
Decent 70s thriller.
| Original Score: 3/5
Clint Morris
Moviehole
May 12, 2005
The original and the best....truly creepy
| Original Score: 3/5
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope
March 24, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
August 2, 2004
Overrated uber-70s style thriller with an intriguing premise.
| Original Score: 3/5
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing
June 16, 2004
Maintains a satisfying level of suspense, and if nothing else beats the stuffing out of the lame remake.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine
June 10, 2004
Critical of the suburban milieu as a petri dish where regressive sexist fantasies are cultivated.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Sarah Chauncey
Reel.com
June 8, 2004
Truly scary in a can't-shake-it kind of way
| Original Score: 3/5
Randy Shulman
Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
March 19, 2004
| Original Score: 5/5
Nicolas Lacroix
EnPrimeur.ca
March 17, 2004
| Original Score: 3/5
James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk
January 21, 2004
The Stepford Wives contains a number of timeless scenes that are the essence of women's fears about the patriarchal society in which they live.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Jon Niccum
Lawrence Journal-World
November 26, 2003
Still holds up as part horror film, part social commentary
| Original Score: 4/5
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
August 22, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
Michael Szymanski
Zap2it.com
July 8, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com
July 27, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
Patrick Byrne
Apollo Guide
April 6, 2002
The story is built on a foundation of fear and paranoia, yet it manages to give us a satisfying conclusion, proving that sometimes our sixth sense is not so far off.
Full Review | Original Score: 75/100
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Variety
February 27, 2009
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October 18, 2008

ComingSoon.net
June 11, 2004
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