Ghost Ship Synopsis
Members of a salvage crew and a pilot board a haunted vessel found floating in the Bering Sea.
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ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
About as frightening as Walt Disney's Haunted Mansion.
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50

Chicago Tribune

By Loren King
An adequate horror movie for the Halloween season, but it too easily sinks into haunted-house-film conventions, even if the haunted house...
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50

Entertainment Weekly

That creaking noise you hear in Ghost Ship is the rattling of countless plot skeletons that have sunk before.
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50

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Is the film worth seeing? Depends. It breaks no new ground as horror movies go, but it does introduce an intriguing location, and it's well...
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38

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Pureed, predictable conflation of ''Alien'' and ''Titanic'' and ''The Shining.''
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38

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Although there are several truly jolting scares, there's also an abundance of hackneyed dialogue and more silly satanic business than you...
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38

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Rick Groen
Pretty much what you'd expect -- just another haunted house that happens to float.
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38

Charlotte Observer

By Lawrence Toppman
Ghost Ship, which can best be described by altering one consonant in the second word, sustains the stylishness of its opening for exactly...
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25

Miami Herald

Coincidentally, this is the second movie in two weeks about a haunted seafaring vessel ("Below" is the other), and if you see just one, this...
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

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Stupid, derivative horror film that substitutes extreme gore for suspense.
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Just terrible

By sircbr
One of the worst movies I've ever seen...

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Rated R | For Sexuality, Language and Strong Violence/Gore
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Not for kids Do not board Ghost Ship.
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VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF