The Moth Diaries Reviews

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August 9, 2012
Way too serious for its own good.
April 19, 2012
Roiling with jealousy, suicide and latent lesbian urges, "The Moth Diaries" dances on the border between hallucination and reality without fully committing to either.
April 19, 2012
The Moth Diaries fails to frighten, titillate or otherwise engage the imagination.
April 19, 2012
Harron can do little with this bloodless drama, a shadow of such quiet vampire treats as "Let the Right One In" and "The Addiction."
April 19, 2012
Harron, a supremely intelligent adaptor who did wonders with the screen version of Bret Easton Ellis' American Psycho, simply doesn't have the chops to give this story the florid kick it needs.
Top Critic
April 17, 2012
Where are the shivers? The girls are properly fragile, ethereal and neurotic, but the way Ms. Harron gingerly moves them around like porcelain dolls is too careful to stir up much terror.
June 27, 2019
While the girls' boarding school setting was traditionally a hotbed of exploitation in B thriller/horror cinema, The Moth Diaries is evidence that this is no longer a thrilling subgenre.
January 8, 2019
While no one would mistake "The Moth Diaries" for being as potentially dangerous, there's definitely a case to be made for being as careless.
May 23, 2018
In The Moth Diaries, we're just left with a half-baked morality tale that seems to suggest that young women are so hungry for daddy surrogates that they seek them in each other.
June 3, 2013
Vamps-fans won't find much to gnaw on here.
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