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Shark Night Synopsis
Friends try to avoid becoming fish food as they navigate their way across a shark-infested lake.

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Shark Night isn't fantastic, but it's a good enough time, and it'll never be better than when it's watched with a rowdy crowd in a theater.
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Slant Magazine

By Simon Abrams
It's refreshing to see Shark Night 3D director David R. Ellis try to pull off a semi-sincere second-generation "Jaws" rip-off, even if he...
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Time Out New York

The equivalent of a skin flick in which all the sex scenes are tastefully obscured by blankets and sheets.
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The Hollywood Reporter

The PG-13 film is heavy on scenes of cloudy blood in the water but almost entirely lacking shock shots of flesh torn asunder. (And while...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Heartlessness, stupidity, cynicism, and greed are a demoralizing combination for movie-going. We pay to see a movie that doesn't respect us...
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Orlando Sentinel

By Roger Moore
The worst movie of the summer, arriving on the last weekend of the summer.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Adam Markovitz
A ho-hum series of kills and lulls so predictable that it doesn't even look like much fun for the sharks; when they open wide, they might...
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Boxoffice Magazine

A thoroughly shabby attempt to piggyback on the success of last year's "Piranha 3D," Shark Night 3D embraces convention with a...
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
The one crime a B-movie should never commit is boring its audience. By even these low standards, Shark Night 3D is dead in the water.
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Austin Chronicle

By Kimberley Jones
About as humorless – and joyless – as they come.
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By mydoggylives
Not Great, but not Terrible either. Will make you jump!...

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By luvable1s
awful story line!! 3d was ok. Acting was ok, the usual shark action. However, they left one of the origianl incidents, unfinished, and again the story line was super unbelievable. I would wait for...

Don't stay after the credits.

By E_Bo
I enjoy cheezy movies, this however was still a disappointment. The first 45 minutes or so was "The CW/WB network presents: Kids on Vacation." Then they think, oh yeah this is a shark attack movie,...

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By becka1954
It was very suspensful. Made me jump several times. Nice effects. I wouldn't recommend it to children. Scared me and I'm a mega SYFI fan....

This is NOT a shark movie.!!

By naturelover
This is SAW with SHARKS!! This is a torture film, using sharks! If you like sick HORROR MOVIES this is for you. Totally unbelievable shark action. Marketing is ALL WRONG for this film. I walked out...

By chainz
The 3D is nice but the story itseft is a bit empty...


By cindeebee99
This was great movie but there should have been a better reason why sharks were killing...

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By i love the hunger games
its an awesome movie my friends and i loved it except one but1 out of 5 people really i say go go go go and if you get the 3D one its not crappy like the other ones it really 3D i shark coming at you...

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Rated PG-13 | For Violence and terror, disturbing images, sexual references, partial nudity, language and thematic material
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Violent 3D shark attacks ... and not much else.
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