75

New York Observer

By Rex Reed
The best kind of horror film, about innocent people plunged into mind-boggling circumstances beyond their control.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By James Greenberg
Frozen delivers enough thrills and gory chills to satisfy the horror film crowd, but is not written, directed or acted well enough to be a first-rate thriller.
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63

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
The film moves along, in its paradoxically static way, at a pretty fair clip. I look forward to Green's follow-up.
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50

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
An effective, no-frills gruel-a-thon if that’s your cup of Swiss Miss, and it explores such burning questions as: What happens if you’re dumb enough to leave your bare hand on a metal safety bar overnight?
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50

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Stephen Cole
Frozen would get props for a novel plot, except that its storyline appears to be ski-lifted from the "Curb Your Enthusiasm" episode where Larry is stuck on a chairlift with an Orthodox Jewish woman who is terrified of being seen with a man after sunset.
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40

Time Out New York

By Joshua Rothkopf
Better to defrost "Alive" or "The Edge" from the video icebox.
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38

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Relies far too much on an overdose of gore and a pack of hungry wolves to deliver its chills.
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30

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Adam Green's Frozen explores a tiny idea exhaustively, and I mean exhaustively.
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25

Philadelphia Inquirer

By David Hiltbrand
If you actually sit through this enervating ordeal, you'll swear that time is Frozen.
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20

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Frozen is good for five minutes of "What would you do if?" games. Then it's just stiff as a board.
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43 out of 100
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