100

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
The best one yet.
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100

Premiere

Newell puts his own stamp on the franchise and delivers the best Potter movie yet filmed.
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90

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
The studio, like plucky Harry, passes with flying colors. The new one, directed by Mike Newell from another astute script by Mr. Kloves, is even richer and fuller, as well as dramatically darker. It's downright scary how good this movie is.
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88

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Goblet of Fire is the entry in which Rowling finally took off the gloves.
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88

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
The darkest, most thrilling entry yet in the movie franchise.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Ruthe Stein
Offers a brew of wondrous chimera combined with the wonders of human nature.
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75

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
With the cast getting looser and the mind games kinkier, it's hard to resist.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Goblet of Fire, fourth in the fantasy franchise, is the most fun and the most fraught with conflict.
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75

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
It's hard to beat the last movie, "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban," and this film is not better, but it has much to recommend it.
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Kids may be appropriately terrified, but to this overgrown Potter fan, Voldemort, the Darth Vader of the black arts, was a heck of a lot scarier when you couldn't see him.
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81 out of 100
Universal acclaim
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