Boogeyman Synopsis
A man returns to the home where he has very traumatic memories to confront his fears.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
It suffers from a lack of genuine chills or suspense that renders its slight virtues rather moot.
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60

Film Threat

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This film does cause shivers, creeps, scares, and jumps. It may even make you scream a bit.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

An otherwise passable horror film that delivers more than enough cheap thrills to forgive the plot holes.
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40

Empire

By Dan Jolin
An opportunity to exploit childhood nocturnal fears is missed in a second-rate horror.
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38

Philadelphia Inquirer

While stylishly filmed and edited, Boogeyman is filled with every imaginable fright cliche... It's like a meal consisting entirely of airy...
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38

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Stephen Cole
A film willing to cheat whatever way necessary to scare you... The good news is that once you leave the theatre, you'll never think of...
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33

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
This is strictly substandard stuff, with imitative creepy noises, vertiginous camera angles, and long pauses.
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25

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
The MPAA's rating explanation for this PG-13-rated snoozer misleadingly claims it contains "intense sequences of terror/violence"; it would...
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12

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
A horror film whose only scare is that it was made at all... As with so many stupid horror movies in these post-''Scream" times, this one...
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Premiere

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It’s a waste.
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boogeyman

By Brady_dennis
Boogeyman is the best horror movie i've ever seen! Is not for everyone because is pretty scarry and disdurbing but i like the acting and writing. Is a good story....

So-So

By foxyjo123
This movie was so-so. I thought that there were some scary parts in it that made me jump. But I think that it could have been a little scarier. 7 out of 10....

not as good

By whit_marla18
it was okay just not as good as i thought it would be...

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Rated PG-13 | For intense sequences of horror and terror/violence, and some partial nudity
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