The Lawnmower Man Reviews

April 1, 2014
The Lawnmower Man echoes Frankenstein and a zillion other noble-scientist-whose-experiment-goes-awry movies.
April 1, 2014
The Lawnmower Man has it all -- melodramatic plot, bad acting, special effects that will undoubtedly seem cheesy in about five minutes and even a concluding sequence in which the usual lofty moral is voiced.
March 26, 2009
Dazzling computer animation and special effects overcome The Lawnmower Man's mundane story.
Top Critic
June 24, 2006
Despite the hackneyed sub-Frankenstein plot, the dazzling computer-generated special effects almost carry the film.
August 30, 2004
The Lawnmower Man depends mostly on a lot of colorful video-game-like special effects. They are very loud but, after a while, the noise and the lights induce a torpor that is quite soothing.
January 1, 2000
So loosely based on a Stephen King short story as to constitute fraud, The Lawnmower Man goes right to the bottom of a growing list of failed King adaptations.