Share

Watch It

On DVD: Now | On Blu-ray: TBD

The Dead Girl Review

Movies.com Critics

3.0

Dave White Profile

… forgettable indie bummer trotted out during awards season … Read full review

Other Critics provided by Metacritic.com

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

  • 4.0
    65

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally favorable reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 50

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    Stylish, highly accomplished and, thanks to its severely restrained palette, mostly off-putting.

  • 63

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Phillips

    The way Moncrieff has structured The Dead Girl, it's catnip for actors: Divided into five chapters, the script affords juicy roles requiring only a few days' work from each member of its impressive ensemble.

    Read Full Review

  • 70

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Kirk Honeycutt

    By the movie's end, writer-director Karen Moncrieff's The Dead Girl delivers considerable emotional impact. But that doesn't mean you've enjoyed the journey.

    Read Full Review

  • 91

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    Moncrieff pushes a view of women as victims that might create its own pornography of masochism if it didn't touch so many authentic shattered nerve endings.

    Read Full Review

  • See all The Dead Girl reviews at Metacritic.com

Advertisement