63

TV Guide

By Ken Fox
Actually a marked improvement over the plodding and confusing original.
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The movie could have been a lot scarier.
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50

The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
A minor chiller and major downer from the talented Alexandre Aja.
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50

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

An occasionally inventive but ultimately plodding horror film.
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50

Chicago Reader

By Andrea Gronvall
Director Alexandre Aja (Haute Tension, The Hills Have Eyes) keeps the suspense tight for most of the movie, only to fritter it away in an overblown ending.
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
This remake of a South Korean movie ultimately provides fewer scares than the average aging baby boomer feels every time they look into a reflective surface.
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40

Los Angeles Times

An empty enterprise that provides a few moments of goofy fun, Mirrors reflects back nothing.
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25

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
At nearly two hours, Mirrors is overlong for a summer horror toss-off, and the movie's three or four false endings make it seem even more of a haul.
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25

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
The gore is so badly done that it's borderline comical and poor lighting passes for "atmosphere."
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20

Austin Chronicle

By Marjorie Baumgarten
An effective sound design enhances several of the film's sudden frights, and Sutherland, who appears in almost every scene, is a predictably solid presence.
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35 out of 100
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