Untraceable Synopsis
FBI agents hunt for a serial killer who posts live feeds of his crimes on the Internet.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
A horrifying thriller, smart and tightly told, and merciless.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
Highly watchable, anchored sturdily by Lane's convincing performance.
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Entertainment Weekly

Lane skillfully sells the tech-heavy script. But after a much-too-early reveal of the murderer's identity, the ''low battery'' signal...
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
I like the idea of a cybercrimes agent cracking cases through superior knowledge of the Internet. Marsh could be a great heroine for a...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
An abhorrent cyberthriller starring a compelling Diane Lane.
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Boston Globe

By Janice Page
It's a warmed-over suspense thriller that's more disturbing than it is surprising or scary.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
A wan version of the same old tired serial killer story, despite its updated milieu -- cyberspace.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
As plain awful as Untraceable is, possibly the worst thing about it is that it pretends to mean something.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Talk about your pious frauds. I've got a better way to show your disgust for Internet scum: Don't see Untraceable.
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
This joyless thriller runs the gamut from unconscionable through unwatchable to unendurable.
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OK Thriller

By smithpa-_movie_buff
The movie was an entertaining thriller but very predictable in its plotline. It doesn't have the "edge on my seat" anticipation about it but it's enjoyable. Plus it wasn't to gory....

I can't believe it!!

By Nahtanha
I was so excited to see the sneak peak of this movie. I even waited outside for 2 1/2 hours to get in. The trailer looked great! Then the movie started, and it was not so great. I was never, not...

must see

By therb06
saw a special screening and was sitting on the edge of my seat throught out the whole movie. Everyone got up and applauded the movie.Again MUST See...

Haven't seen it but I'm freaking psyched!

By stillwellm
I'm looking really forward on going to see it....


By thatssneaky
I think the idea of an internet killer was cool! I felt the movie was kind of rushed but overall it was decent. After watching it I went home to see if there is really a site and there was (kind of...


By sbarlette
The ending was predictable. Most of the movie went by slowly. It was entertaining though and worth a rental....

Not impressed

By FL_laff_ fan
I had been looking forward to seeing this movie and went with my boyfriend on Valentine's Day. I expected a standard fare mystery/thriller, but this was pretty unexciting and predictible. It was...


By dfb65
Full of suspense and action. I love muder-mystery movies. Would recommened to see....

Waste of time

By caroldonovan
I was warned by the ticket guy... I asked if it was a good movie and he said there is nothing good playing this week. I should have asked for a refund. It says it is a thiller. My husband and I...

great movie!!!

By Junaisian
Diane Lane was superb. Loved the movie. I was so into the movie, that I think my blood pressure went up, can't stop hating the villain of this movie. I kept thinking how this movie is going to...

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Rated R | For some prolonged sequences of strong gruesome violence, and language
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