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The Blair Witch Project Review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 5.0
    81

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Universal acclaim
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 100

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    At a time when digital techniques can show us almost anything, The Blair Witch Project is a reminder that what really scares us is the stuff we can't see.

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  • 100

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune

    Many of us may have thought that with the world offering so much vivid horribleness every day, movies had lost the power to give us a good cathartic scare. It's a shock -- and a pleasure -- to discover we were wrong.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    As a horror picture, Blair Witch may not be much more than a cheeky game, a novelty with the cool, blurry look of an avant-garde artifact. But as a manifestation of multimedia synergy, it's pretty spooky.

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  • 88

    out of 100

    USA Today Susan Wloszczyna

    The suspense becomes so unbearable that it's easy to overlook questions about whether anyone in such circumstances would continue filming.

  • 88

    out of 100

    ReelViews James Berardinelli

    Caused a major stir with Sundance, and for good reason -- it was perhaps the most offbeat, energetic, and eye-opening motion picture to screen there.

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