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Dream House Reviews

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May 25, 2018
Even good actors in sexy clothes can't make this movie compelling.
June 22, 2013
This is a sunken wreck from the get-go, and everyone involved knows it and just tries to get away.
Full Review | Original Score: D
March 1, 2013
Dream House has been sold as a ghost movie but in reality, it is a psychological thriller mystery with a really bad ending.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/10
September 19, 2012
"Dream House" is a mess of a film. This is not only because its writing is amateurish, but also because the film itself seemed like it was someone's first attempt at putting a film together.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
October 6, 2011
Abruptly shifts midway from half-hearted haunted-house chills to sub-Hitchcock mind games.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
December 31, 2011
It's little surprise that Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz disowned this turgid, woefully inept thriller which idiotically gave away its big reveal in the trailer.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5
September 30, 2011
This is one 'House' that should be pulled from the market as soon as possible. (Movie Review for Parents also available)
January 6, 2013
At least Weisz and Craig wound up married after this mess.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
January 31, 2013
So much is just so...obvious.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
September 30, 2011
Sloppy filmmaking, sloppy writing, sloppy editing. It's too bad the acting isn't as bad. At least then the talented cast wouldn't come across as silly for having given their all to a dead end project.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
November 23, 2011
The film eventually descends into such violin-fuelled melodrama that it becomes a convoluted alternative to Kenneth Branagh's Dead Again.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
October 2, 2011
Was the screenplay, credited to David Loucka, this schizophrenic from the beginning? Or was some major tampering/reworking done at some point?
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
September 30, 2011
The premise and the execution hold a lot of promise, but the film's climactic reveal will be incredibly obvious to anyone paying even the slightest amount of attention.
November 27, 2011
It's daft and nonsensical. But it's that silliness and the sheer calibre of cast that ensure this has a certain car-crash watchability about it.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
November 25, 2011
An intriguing twist livens things up midday way but the mood is almost oppressively melancholy and the plot doesn't stack up.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
November 24, 2011
An utter waste of time and talent.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
August 26, 2015
The final wheeze of the J-horror-inspired domestic thrillers that ran rampant a few years back.
September 30, 2011
Despite starting off as an intelligent, realistic treatment of the traditional haunted-house thriller, the movie gets progressively more ludicrous as it goes along.
September 30, 2011
In the end, it feels like an honorable attempt that went wrong somewhere. There's nothing cynical or exploitative about Dream House but there's also nothing that makes it worth seeing.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
September 30, 2011
Sheridan's tale soon segues into an unevenly paced whodunit pockmarked with lame CG nightmare sequences and populated by hollow ciphers whose every word and action is less believable than the last.
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