Elektra Synopsis
Elecktra is released from the hospital after nearly dying, then becomes an assassin.
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Baltimore Sun

By Chris Kaltenbach
Electric as Elektra, Jennifer Garner does a high-powered, blade-thrusting star turn as Marvel Comics' ninja-inspired superheroine, bringing...
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50

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
An adequate but none-too-thrilling star vehicle for Jennifer Garner in flame-colored bustier and low-riding pants.
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
"Kill Bill" without irony, and without Quentin Tarantino's flair for cool dialogue and chop-socky action (and without Uma Thurman, for that...
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50

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Her (Garner) grace and mystical abilities make for a lonely burden, and we are supposed to feel her pain. Instead, we feel our own for...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Just as all regular models can't be supermodels, so all action chicks can't be superheroines. Elektra Natchios turns out to be walled off...
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30

The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
Along comes Elektra to effectively lower the bar for Marvel Comics page-to-screen transitions.
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30

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Long on cutlery and décor (including, of course, the marvelously decorative Ms. Garner, of the TV series "Alias") and woefully short on...
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Another inert, soul-dead action drama that turns actors into zombies...It's garbage.
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25

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Breathlessly boring.
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25

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
As she sashays, mirthlessly, from one thankless confrontation to the next, it's unclear why anyone would find Garner any more deserving of...
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Lots of action....

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Rated PG-13 | For action violence
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