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Dark Skies Reviews



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Mixed or average reviews
Based on a weighted average of all critic review scores.

A sample of reviews from critics across the country.

  • 67

    out of 100

    Entertainment WeeklyClark Collis

    While there are some scares along the way, Stewart foolishly gives away the whole kit and caboodle plot-wise with an opening quotation from Arthur C. Clarke.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter

    Approaching the first half of the film fairly conventionally, Stewart then misses the opportunity to capitalize on shifting to more full-on genre mode.

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  • 38

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times

    Dark Skies is a bore that even the most forgiving genre buffs will find difficult to defend or endure.

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