75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
To like that kind of story is to like this kind of movie.
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50

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
It does boast loads of cool gadgetry and some impressive special effects. It's not much, but at least the movie always gives you something to look at.
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
It stars the striking Moss, that fierce beauty from "The Matrix," as the sternest, sexiest babe in space since Sigourney Weaver's Lieutenant Ripley.
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50

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
Watch out for space junk.
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50

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Watching the movie, it's hard to imagine why anyone would dream of going back there.
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50

Chicago Tribune

The slogan for Red Planet could be "In space no one can hear you yawn."
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38

Mr. Showbiz

By Michael Atkinson
The characters aren't convincingly written, rarely if ever behave like believable humans, and consequently don't matter to us in the least.
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38

USA Today

By Susan Wloszczyna
You can always judge a sci-fi thriller by its aliens. What does Planet offer -- Space roaches.
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25

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
The question in Red Planet isn't whether there's any life on Mars, but whether there's any life in the film. The answer is no.
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0

San Francisco Chronicle

By Bob Graham
There still is no life on Mars. Red Planet is airless.
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34 out of 100
Generally unfavorable reviews
Metascore® based on all critic reviews. Scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.