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Prom Night Review

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1.5

Dave White Profile

… it loses by virtue of sheer dumbness. Read full review

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

  • 1.0
    17

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Overwhelming dislike
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 25

    out of 100

    ReelViews James Berardinelli

    Despite having the same title and a similar premise to a 1980 Jamie Lee Curtis flick (kids getting slaughtered on prom night), this is NOT a remake. In fact, it really doesn't have much of a plot. It's basically "The O.C." with a body count.

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  • 25

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly

    Viewers' own evenings, meanwhile, will likely be ruined by unimaginative direction, inane dialogue, and Schaech's passing resemblance to Forrest Gump.

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  • 30

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times

    This is as listless, mindless and utterly useless a piece of corporate brain-clog as one is likely to come across for quite some time.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Michael Rechtshaffen

    Without the gore, this old school slasher rehash is one anemic bore.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Variety Joe Leydon

    A surprisingly effective teen-skewing thriller that soft-pedals graphic violence (in marked contrast to the R-rated 1980 original) while generating a fair degree of suspense.

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