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The Perfect Storm Reviews

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media
December 28, 2010
Scary and sad are the main concerns here.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Peter Canavese
Groucho Reviews
August 20, 2008
An expertly crafted Hollywod entertainment...[constructed] as a series of grippingly fateful 'moments of truth.' [Blu-Ray]
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review
August 7, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Joe Lozito
Big Picture Big Sound
July 14, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
John Venable
Supercala.com
December 31, 2005
The story could've told itself in a compelling way without invented drama.
Full Review | Original Score: 6/10

Film Threat
December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5

Hollywood.com
January 9, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
John R. McEwen
Film Quips Online
February 8, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Jon Niccum
Pitch.com
November 12, 2002
The movie itself is like a raging storm: impossible to ignore while it's happening but easy to forget when the weather has died down.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Sarah Hall
ViewLondon
October 30, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Jean Lowerison
San Diego Metropolitan
October 21, 2002
Those simulated waves are huge, and you can practically feel the wind and the rain pelting down.
Margaret A. McGurk
Cincinnati Enquirer
October 15, 2002
A gripping drama that virtually bursts from the screen with lashing, kinetic power so realistic it could literally make someone seasick.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
August 29, 2002
...a thrilling amusement park ride, albeit one freighted with the knowledge that nature does treat some unfortunate souls this roughly
Full ReviewRead More | Original Score: B
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Rick Groen
Globe and Mail
March 22, 2002
Think of something with the heart and soul of a Conrad yarn, yet buttressed by very special effects and shrewdly packaged for devotees of the Outdoor Living Network
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies
February 28, 2002
The special effects, especially that awe-inspiring final wave featured on the promotional material, are truly awesome.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Susan Granger
www.susangranger.com
October 10, 2001
It's formulaic and there are cliches, but the walls of water, created by fluid dynamics simulating real-life phenomena, are awesome.
Full Review| Original Score: 8/10
Joel Siegel
Good Morning America
April 24, 2001
An awfully good film
Read More | Original Score: B+
Andrew Howe
eFilmCritic.com
April 2, 2001
Drags the viewer, willingly or not, into the heart of the action.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
January 1, 2000
It's all about money and pride.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
January 1, 2000
By the time you're finished, you may be as waterlogged as the actors.
Read More | Original Score: 6/10
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