The Sixth Sense Synopsis
A child psychologist (Bruce Willis) counsels a boy (Haley Joel Osment) who sees dead people.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
An unnerving and astonishing thriller.
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88

Chicago Tribune

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Perhaps the most startling part is the realization that, in the turn-off-your-brain season of summer, you've just experienced an uncommonly...
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88

New York Post

(Osment) delivers what may be the greatest performance ever by a child actor.
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88

USA Today

By Mike Clark
The filmmaker keeps upping the ante with surprises until the plot-twist beaut that concludes the picture - a shocker that, upon reflection,...
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83

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
It's a psychological thriller that actually thrills.
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75

San Francisco Examiner

By Wesley Morris
Ultimately affecting mix 'n' match weeper.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
If this isn't the single best performance ever by a preadolescent male (Osment) in a motion picture, then it's tied for whatever is first.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Has a kind of calm, sneaky self-confidence that allows it to take us down a strange path, intriguingly.
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63

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
A metaphysical shaggy-dog story, whose unpredictable punchline is its only redeeming feature.
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30

Mr. Showbiz

By Kevin Maynard
The biggest piece of supernatural hooey since estranged wife Demi Moore's "The Seventh Sign."
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Woah.

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Loved it. period....

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Not over-rated, but some may feel it's over-played

By Wolfkin
a GREAT movie. Sure it's a 'twist-ending' movie but it was still remarkably done. The twist doesn't feel cheap and outside of the now infamous ending the movie was very well done. It's hard to say...

Amazing!

By jaredbeilstein
What is not to like about this movie?!Well, except Ruby Rhod screaming:-I...

Great movie, end of story

By Varvaro
Even though i knew the twist ending all along because it has become so famous I still enjoyed this movie. If i didn't know the ending this movie would have been even better. So you if somehow don't...

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