Chatroom Reviews

December 31, 2010
December 27, 2010
Unfortunately the scenes set in the real world (the locations include Camden Lock and the London Zoo) are stilted and unconvincing, while those in the chatrooms become increasingly tedious.
December 24, 2010
Pantomimic dialogue, stagey sets and underwritten characters render this instantly obsolescent.
December 24, 2010
Director Hideo "The Ring" Nakata never connects with the script (by Enda Walsh, adapting from his own play).
December 23, 2010
The film finally fizzles into feeble melodrama, with all the power of an old episode of Grange Hill.
December 22, 2010
The gimmick is so poorly conceived that we spend most of the film converting what we are being shown into what is actually going on. It isn't worth the effort.
December 22, 2010
In the end, Nakata's notion of a web gone wild has moments of visual merit, but is a little too clinical and coldly cynical.
December 21, 2010
'The Social Network' and 'Catfish' prove there are ripe films to be made on the dark side of web connectivity, but this is the rotten apple of the bunch.