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San Francisco Chronicle

By Bob Graham
Stir of Echoes is much more down and dirty (than "The Sixth Sense"), and the thrills are more visceral.
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
A horror movie with a Hitchcockian veneer of the everyday, a story that taps into our fear not only of the paranormal but also of insanity...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
The effectively creepy Stir of Echoes, is enough to make your blood chill.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Kevin Bacon stars in one of his best performances.
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USA Today

By Andy Seiler
The economical, fast-paced style and creepy mood are reminiscent of "The Twilight Zone."
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Mr. Showbiz

By Kevin Maynard
Elevates the horror genre with a refreshing intelligence and humor -- too bad it's not half as good at generating scares.
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New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
Little internal logic and too many signposts. It's easy to see who in the neighborhood knows more than they're letting on, even without...
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Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Needs less down-to-earth flavor and more unearthly force.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Compared with ("The Sixth Sense"), there's no contest. Stir of Echoes has been outrun and outclassed.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Offers tricky fragmentation without mystery or mood; it's a mosaic of fear that grows less and less unsettling as it comes together.
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I don't care what anyone else says

By MongrolMan
This movie is tight! Kevin Bacon owns....

Great Movie

By nalev02
I thoroughly enjoyed this movie from beginning to end. A little too much cursing for my taste but still a great movie. Good...

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Rated R | For violence, sexuality and language