Boogeyman Reviews

December 17, 2005
This film does cause shivers, creeps, scares, and jumps.
October 15, 2005
For a good, healthy PG-13 scare, Boogeyman is fun for the whole family -- just don't bring kids who are too young.
April 23, 2005
It opens with one of the most effective scare sequences in recent memory, one that recalls us to the fears of childhood and sets the tone for the rest of the picture.
February 26, 2005
winningly combines the creaking ambiguities and psychological chills of They with terrain more familiar from a haunted house movie.
February 13, 2005
The movie's worth a look for cheap thrills, but it's no classic.
February 11, 2005
Compared to recent movies like Alone in the Dark, Hide and Seek, White Noise and The Grudge, this film is freakin' Gone With the Wind.
February 10, 2005
A welcome throwback to the glory days of scary movies.
February 7, 2005
Boogeyman manages to make you do what films like Jeepers Creepers and Darkness Falls wouldn't let you do: believe.
February 6, 2005
Some fascinatingly original twists that play with time and space keep the tension ratcheting up till the ending.
February 5, 2005
It's coherent, consistent and should prove popular with the kids its intended for.
February 4, 2005
Once Emily Deschanel, older sister of Elf's Zooey, steps on screen to provide Tim with a formidable female co-star, the film finds its rhythm.
February 3, 2005
If you're 12 years old, or if you scare easily, Boogeyman is not a bad way to spend an hour and a half.