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The Butterfly Effect Reviews

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews
August 16, 2016 above-average time travel picture that ultimately utilizes (and exploits) its out-there premise quite nicely.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Rob Gonsalves
January 31, 2008
Tries hard to be affecting and mind-blowing, and sometimes it comes close.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Garth Franklin
Dark Horizons
April 2, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Luke Y. Thompson
January 16, 2005
this is exactly the sort of movie I like to see.
December 16, 2004
Assez bien dans l'ensemble, mais la fascinante prémise n'est jamais vraiment exploité à sa hauteur.
| Original Score: B-
Forrest Hartman
Reno Gazette-Journal
July 16, 2004
One of the most thoughtful films of 2004.
| Original Score: A-
Martin Scribbs
Low IQ Canadian
July 5, 2004
Dumb fun, thy name is Ashton.
Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena
June 16, 2004
Pena que a dupla de roteiristas não pôde realizar façanha semelhante à do herói e voltar no tempo a fim de rever suas decisões: o último ato do filme merecia uma nova chance.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Alex Ramirez
June 7, 2004
Una vez que creemos que el viaje es posible, podemos pasar a disfrutar por completo las secuencias.
| Original Score: 3.5/5
Lizzie Bruce
Future Movies UK
May 1, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 6/10
Matthew Turner
April 17, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Anton Bitel
Movie Gazette
April 16, 2004
a true original - and while it quite possibly contains as many holes as its protagonist's memory, half the fun is finding your way through them.
March 3, 2004
The Butterfly Effect isn't Citizen Kane, but it is far and away the best teen film that I've seen since Ghostworld... Kutcher or not.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Michael Szymanski
February 24, 2004
Kutcher brings a necessary lightness to his role as the guy who seems to make things happen around him, but doesn't want to.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Scott Weinberg
February 13, 2004
Bress & Gruber dole out their surprises with a calm confidence that belies their relative inexperience.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)
February 3, 2004
The filmmakers defy audience expectations and keep suspense building by continually creating new crises for Evan to resolve.
Full Review| Original Score: 3/4
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
February 2, 2004
A good starting point for a movie that could have been even better if not for the lackluster efforts from those involved.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Michael Dequina
February 2, 2004
Consistently thoughtful and occasionally surprising--which, in the traditional January movie wasteland, is no small feat.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Annlee Ellingson
Boxoffice Magazine
February 1, 2004
Kutcher is perfectly serviceable in his first dramatic role after stints on TV's That '70s Show and in one-note laffers Dude, Where's My Car? and My Boss's Daughter.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Clint Morris
January 30, 2004
This year's "Back to the Future"...Very inspired, and very imaginative
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