The Haunted Mansion Synopsis
A man (Eddie Murphy) and his family encounter ghosts in an old house.
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

The result is like near-beer: The taste is familiar, but the spirit is missing.
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63

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
What I got was a fairly intriguing story and an actual plot that is actually resolved. That doesn't make the movie good enough to...
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60

The Hollywood Reporter

By Sheri Linden
Pleasant and atmospheric family romp, offering enough mildly chilling thrills to keep everyone entertained during its brief running time.
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50

Chicago Tribune

By Robert K. Elder
The words "Welcome foolish mortals" open Walt Disney Pictures' The Haunted Mansion, a movie based on Disneyland and Walt Disney World's...
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50

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
It is spectacularly average. Neither an inspired reimagining nor a painful dud,
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By
Surprisingly decent.
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38

USA Today

By Mike Clark
A Disney Thanksgiving movie that plays like a Halloween holdover is odd enough. Even so, it wouldn't be that bad if you stuck your hand...
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33

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Tame and witless enough to make me long for the ancient, dusty fright kitsch of ''The Munsters.''
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25

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
A tepid comedy whose only saving grace is the face of Jennifer Tilly in a crystal ball.
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20

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
The only entertaining member of the cast is Terence Stamp.
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my Review

By tradetekpublishing
This movie is somewhat frightening for all ages!...

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Rated PG | For frightening images, thematic elements and language
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