75

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Snoop invests snarling meanness with as much authority as Clint Eastwood used to. As an actor, does this Dogg know any more tricks? At this point, he may not have to.
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63

Miami Herald

Director Ernest Dickerson uses elegant visuals, suspenseful editing and lighting to give Bones its edge.
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60

Mr. Showbiz

By Kevin Maynard
The rapper-ever-increasingly-turned actor -- is having the time of his life, big pimp styling in a flashy wardrobe as he guts and struts.
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50

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
You'll laugh at Bones a lot more often than you'll be scared by it, assuming you'll be scared at all.
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50

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
A ghetto horror movie that sets up some decent scares before becoming so amused with itself, it's a wonder we don't hear the crew laughing.
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50

USA Today

By Mike Clark
If grossness gives you the giggles, at least a couple of the movie's effects indeed put a little "wow" in this cinematic bowwow.
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50

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
With his spidery fingers and his velvet eyes, the lean, languid Snoop Dogg was born to be an undead player, and clearly relishes the role of Jimmy Bones.
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38

Baltimore Sun

By Chris Kaltenbach
Regrettably, Bones is what passes for horror these days: Throw a lot of graphic, gore-filled, darkly lit stuff on the screen, and see what sticks. Discerning moviegoers should pass on the opportunity.
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38

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
A silly, boring supernatural thriller that squanders a potentially interesting premise and the rapper Snoop Dogg in his ostensible starring debut.
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0

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Doesn't work at all. Even the structure is off.
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42 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
Metascore® based on all critic reviews. Scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.