The Ninth Gate - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

The Ninth Gate Reviews

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April 26, 2017
Who knew satanic enlightenment could be so sexy?
July 10, 2011
...it ultimately does go without saying that Polanski's fans will find more to embrace here than his detractors.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
August 17, 2009
Sorely underrated...wisely counter-cultural to Hollywood's idea of what a supernatural thriller should be. [Blu-ray]
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
August 7, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
May 13, 2007
Sometimes dry, sometimes wacky, but surprisingly compelling throughout.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
October 29, 2004
At least the action is moved by earthbound dementia rather than by the power of a divinity.
| Original Score: 3/5
October 7, 2004
The Ninth Gate est un énième film sous-évalué qui mérite davantage d'attention et de reconnaissance.
| Original Score: A-
June 5, 2003
The first hour of the picture is sublime.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
December 8, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
March 7, 2002
Artfully constructed and deliberately paced, making up for the many ludicrous twists and turns it takes.
Full Review | Original Score: short
October 30, 2001
Read More | Original Score: 6/10
February 27, 2001
a solid, engrossing supernatural mystery-thriller that comes completely undone in the last five minutes
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
January 1, 2000
Amusing, ultra - deadpan entertainment.
January 1, 2000
Compulsively watchable.
Read More | Original Score: 6/10
January 1, 2000
Through it all, Depp keeps the film grounded.
January 1, 2000
A lengthy exposition, a meandering plot, and overattenuated dialogue. Warts and all, Polanski is back.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
January 1, 2000
The Ninth Gate is for the most part an appropriately restrained, deftly acted and smartly stylized with a dynamite score by Wojciech Kilar.
January 1, 2000
The movie is so crisply done, with such class, that it keeps you engrossed.
January 1, 2000
Fairly enjoyable as an old-fashioned horror yarn.
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