Snakes on a Plane Synopsis
An assassin unleashes snakes on a plane.
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Premiere

Why is this movie so watchable? Four simple reasons. It's truly funny. It's truly scary. It's truly gruesome. And Samuel L. Jackson is the...
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88

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
A movie called Snakes on a Plane had better be one of two things: So bad it's good or so good it's great. Darned if it isn't a little bit...
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75

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Hilariously funny, full of fang-popping scares, and guaranteed to increase travel by train.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
If you can find a better time at the movies this year than this wild comic thriller, let me in on it.
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75

New York Post

The film failed to be frightening, suspenseful or dramatic but accidentally succeeded in being absolutely hilarious.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
This is a coolly efficient, tongue-in-cheek horror-comedy.
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63

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Cheesy, campy B-movie fun, thanks mostly to the cadre of cobras and their ilk and also to Jackson (probably the only actor alive who could...
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
More potent than anything in Snakes on a Plane is the fantasy offscreen: that if enough people talk up their desire to see this film and,...
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

By David Hiltbrand
This hotly anticipated film delivers on the premise of its celebrated title. But it offers little more in terms of suspense, originality or...
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38

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
It's not so bad that it's good. It's so bland that it's boring. Not even worth a hissss.
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Good snake movie

By movie-fan_ colts
At least its belevable unlike most films involving snakes. Great acting by Samuel L. If you have really bad problems with snakes then don't see it....

Dumb

By aleppoman
Dumb...

Gyarrrg

By Yellorama
I wish my microwave had a snake setting. . ....

Delivers what it Promises...

By TPJR
Rating this one is hard, I loved it, but clearly most people will not. And since Fandango doesn't exactly have a "Great but not For Everyone rating," I went with So-So. For me personally it's an...

bad***

By Fooly-Cooly
Come on, we all know this movie is stupid. But COME ON, if ROCKS. It was just hilarious. Samuel Jackson's line is priceless....

Snakes on the Plane

By Superstar_2theMAXX
If you are a Horror Fan, then what are you waiting for? Its a must see film!!!!???? It's an action packed movie!!!! Who would ever think you'd be up in a plane with snakes. Check it out......soon....

Yuck!

By TakingBackMovies
This movie is even funnier than Scary Movie. But it's a bad kind of funny. Like a pathetic funny. It's defintely the worst movie....

Gimme That Microwave!

By moviefanchris88
I think S.O.A.P. drove itself into action, thrills, and hilarity, in a good way. This woulndn't be snakes on a plane without Samuel L. Jackson. His lines were probabaly the best I've ever heard....

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Rated R | For language, a scene of sexuality and drug use, and intense sequences of terror and violence
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 16+ Bloody B-movie spoof isn't for kids.
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