New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
"The Sixth Sense" was no fluke. Unbreakable, writer-director M. Night Shyamalan's dazzling reunion with Bruce Willis confirms he's one of the most brilliant filmmakers working today.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Somberly fantastic new mystery thriller.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
It's rare that a a movie leaves you pinned to your seat, wanting to see it again -- right now, this minute -- to work out the pieces of the puzzle. Unbreakable is one of those movies.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Even if the ending doesn't entirely succeed, it doesn't cheat, and it comes at the end of an uncommonly absorbing movie.
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Mr. Showbiz

By Larry Terenzi
Seems truncated, incomplete -- mostly because the patented Shyamalan twist is revealed in the dénouement, not the climax.
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New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
"Sixth Sense" fans will be intrigued at first, then disappointed.
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Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
A film that begins with a train wreck and then, figuratively speaking, becomes one.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Far-fetched and utterly humorless, with a literally tacked-on conclusion (yes, more text on the screen), the only thing that's surprising about Unbreakable is how lame it is.
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USA Today

By Mike Clark
Shyamalan's style is so exaggerated, with its long pauses and exacting rhythms of sound- vs.- silence, that it easily can engender eye-rolling and snickers.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Edward Guthmann
Even the surprise ending arrives with a thud and makes us wonder why Shyamalan didn't try something new instead of recycling his "Sixth Sense" recipe.
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62 out of 100
Generally favorable reviews
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