67

Entertainment Weekly

So can Freddy beat up Jason, or what? Let's just say that neither one would have stood a chance against Abbott and Costello.
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63

Chicago Tribune

By Robert K. Elder
Succeeds as a guilty pleasure, a monster mash that clobbers the recent lackluster sequels plaguing both legacies. If only that were a higher compliment.
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63

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
A surprisingly ambitious entry into a genre that felt bankrupt and over more than a decade ago.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Considering what the filmmakers had to work with, and the fact that it has all been done before, Freddy Vs. Jason isn't bad. And sometimes not bad is almost good.
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50

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Attempts none of the witty, provocative visual and metaphysical set pieces from any of the ''Nightmare'' movies. And it offers none of the real fright of the early ''Friday the 13th'' films. In fact, the movie is deeply, proudly unimaginative.
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50

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Though a stickler might ask what's at stake in a fight to the death between two guys who are already dead, the hard-core fans aren't likely to be disappointed.
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50

USA Today

By Mike Clark
Truth be told, the movie isn't among the worst sequels of this summer.
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50

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
The best way to sum up Freddy Vs. Jason is: good concept, mediocre execution.
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25

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Connoisseurs of giant, gnarled chunks of charred flesh, rejoice! There's plenty of it -- or stuff resembling it -- in the slasher-fest convergence of two killer franchises.
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20

The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
Witless, excessive and ultimately boring gore-a-thon.
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37 out of 100
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