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The Time Traveler's Wife Review

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2.0

Dave White Profile

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

  • 3.0
    47

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
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    critic review scores.

  • 40

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal

    The movie moves at such an agonizingly stately pace that by the end, side effects be damned, Henry's time-traveling gene starts to look mighty appealing.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    A slog rather than the sweeping romance it aspires to be.

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  • 60

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Kirk Honeycutt

    German-born director Robert Schwentke ("Flightplan") keep things moving briskly enough so that the leaps in time mostly obscure the leaps in logic.

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  • 67

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    Bana and McAdams are sweet together, with matching dimples and starry eyes, and we grow eager to see them remain in the same place. In the end, that's all there is to the movie, really. It's a time-travel fantasy in search of a cozy love seat.

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