Sleepy Hollow Synopsis
A Colonial-era constable probes a series of grisly decapitations in an upstate New York hamlet.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Gorgeous filmmaking that brims over with funhouse thrills and ravishing romance.
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88

USA Today

By Mike Clark
This is a very bloody fantasy (reds do eke their way into the black-and-blues), but it's hard to think of another film with as many severed...
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88

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
This is the best-looking horror film since Coppola's "Bram Stoker's Dracula."
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75

Chicago Tribune

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Visually sumptuous and playfully creepy.
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Little more than a lavish, art-directed slasher movie.
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63

Mr. Showbiz

By Michael Atkinson
Burton's films are endearing and impassioned despite the fact that they generally fail to tell a whole story, create a single rounded...
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63

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
A feast of imagery.
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Your body's sitting there in the theater, but it feels as if your head is someplace else.
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50

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
A gorgeous screenful of period eye candy.
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
A film with no theatrical core and no integrity in the writing, acting or storytelling.
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A+++++++++... How many pluses can I add???

By moviefanchris88
Sorry, but Sleepy Hollow is just that great. The Headless Horseman makes for an awesome fairy tale character, Johnny Depp is awesome as Ichibod Crane, and Tim Burton makes the movie look dark, scary,...

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Cable...

A+

By Mr.Le-bow-ski
Great movie, good acting, good storyline, good special effects, good villain, all around amazing movie. I think that the headless horseman was really cool looking and one of the best villians I've...

darkly-eerie.."Sleepy Hollow"

By Javajive
Favorite all time spine-tingler movies SLEEPY HOLLOW (released on the big screen in 1999) was visually haunting & breathtakenly beautiful with all it's eerie qualities. Tim BURTON's "Sleepy Hollow"...

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By jasonmbarela
kind of boring....

ok

By nocountryforironman
the best pair tim burton and johnny depp just didnt do very good some good scenes...

AMAZING!!! Must see

By aliviabyrne
I love this movie I've seen it a million times and it never gets old!!! Heads Will Roll...

Depp and Burton can't fail!

By MongrolMan
Depp and Burton are a great duo and this is the best movie ever to depict this classic tale. I love how all of Burton's films are quirky and dark and this movie doesn't disappoint. See it!...

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What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 16+ There are lots of slasher movies better than this.
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