The Lovely Bones Synopsis
A deceased girl watches over her family from heaven as they struggle to find out her murderer.
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Movie Reviews

Beautiful and moving

By RandytheMovieFan
I've read the book and went with someone who hadn't, and we both thoroughly embraced this movie. The previews lead you to expect an intense murder mystery, but that's only a small part of the movie,...


By CheyenneShadows
I Actually Watched This Movie Before I Read The Book, And I Think The Movie Was AMAZING. And Then Once I Read The Book I Was Sad That SO Much Stuff Was Left Out. But Still At The Same Time The Movie...

book vs movie

By Lauren643
For those who read the book, you won't be too upset. I liked the movie and for those who did not read the book you will enjoy this movie. I do feel like they left out some important parts from...

Incredible Movie!

By mochabean
I am a huge fan of the book, so i was both looking forward to and dreading the release of this movie. I think that the visuals of the movie were superb! The movie follows closely to the book but...

Great movie!

By jfdnunder
Please do not take your kids to this movie. It is not the type you would want them to see. It will freak them out and be scared for the rest of thier lifes. I loved the movie. IGreat acting and...

The Lovely Bones

By leslieth
While at times a little intense for those who may be squeemish, "The Lovely Bones" tells the story of what a family goes through when losing a child to murder. What makes it interesting is that it is...

The Lovely Bones

By jmccoll
I did not read the book and had no expectations of this movie. I personally found it to be quite good. I really got into the part of showing the in-between and what the possibility could be. It...

The Lovely Bones

By Maggie1988
I see a lot of mix regarding the reviews from this movie. It is the same with any movie you go see, either you like it or you dont. I really liked this movie. I saw the movie and then read the book....

Doesn't do justice to the book

By MovieLoverNYC
If you did not read the novel, this movie is ok. But just ok. If you did read the book, don't go see it. It takes a different approach and tells a bit of a different story. It leaves out too many...

The Lovely Bones

By joey464
I can't believe anyone would give this a bad review or say they got lost, or couldn't follow it...realy??? It was one of the best movies i have ever seen,it told the story from a father's...

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Rated PG-13 | For for mature thematic material involving disturbing violent content and images, and some language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Haunting mystery-drama examines a child's murder.
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