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Night Watch Review

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3.5

Dave White Profile

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

  • 3.0
    58

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
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  • 0

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    A fractious fiasco: whiplash camera movement set to raging blasts of death metal, a story so incoherent it made me wish I was watching, instead, the collected outtakes from Van Helsing.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Kirk Honeycutt

    Everything today's young audiences are conditioned to want: incessant noise, jumpy editing, torrential music, shallow, overblown characters and sheer emptiness at its core. Imagine yourself trapped inside a two-hour video game, and you've got the Night Watch experience.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    The film's mythology is a bit dodgy, and the dialogue is standard issue, but the over-the-top action sequences are occasionally fun, if gory. Ultimately, it's a formulaic, predictable take on a Hollywood staple: the vampire horror film.

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  • 88

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Wilmington

    A contemporary Russian movie that you could honestly call revolutionary, more for its style than its politics.

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