88

Charlotte Observer

By Lawrence Toppman
Salva's view of the universe is bleak, but he communicates it with scary sincerity.
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63

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
Horror fans will still find it worthwhile. The ending is also a nice twist on the slasher genre.
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60

Mr. Showbiz

By Michael Atkinson
It's a shame that Jeepers Creepers cops out -- as American genre movies have been doing for years -- and plays it safe with an F/X-heavy creature that no one would believe in a thousand years.
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50

New York Post

By Jonathan Foreman
The first half-hour of Jeepers Creepers is so frightening that it's almost a relief when the movie subsequently collapses into silliness.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Bob Graham
The first half-hour of this movie is sensational, creating an atmosphere of dread that any horror master would envy.
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50

USA Today

By Mike Clark
It does survive its 40-minute test drive before turning into a lemon.
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42

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Turns into a grab-bag freak show as desperate as it is arbitrary.
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38

Boston Globe

The limp script actually has the characters spout ''Let's get outta here!'' more than once. Or maybe that's just a wise member of the audience talking.
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25

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Desmond Ryan
A standard-issue, ineptly executed serving of the genre's staples, from skeptical cops to an all-knowing psychic.
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12

Chicago Tribune

By Robert K. Elder
Plays like an amateur debut effort written over a weekend during which its writer wasn't entirely sober.
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49 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
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