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  • 20
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    A dumb thriller starring Dennis Quaid as a weirdo mortician taunted by high school kids into revealing what he did with his wife and her lover years before - and look at the movies it rips off... show more

  • 30
    The Hollywood Reporter

    A teens-in-trouble thriller with barely enough momentum to make it to the end credits. Performances and script are made-for-cable grade. show more

  • 25
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    It's sad to see Quaid in sloppily directed (by Martin Guigui) dreck like Beneath the Darkness less than a decade after the performance of his career as a closeted married man in "Far From Heaven.'' show more

  • 25
    Andrew Schenker Slant Magazine

    Overly expository dialogue abounds throughout Martin Guigui's movie, as do questionable filmmaking choices and plenty of stupidly unconvincing actions taken on the part of the film's characters. show more

  • 25
    Rex Reed New York Observer

    You anticipate every scene before it happens and figure out every secret before it's revealed. show more

  • 40
    Marc Savlov Austin Chronicle

    Beneath the Darkness has nada on Don Coscarelli's epic "Phantasm" saga or, for that matter, Norman Bates' clear-eyed if psychotic shenanigans. It's strictly a guilty pleasure. show more

  • 30
    Los Angeles Times

    Yet that deeply strange and agitated performance by Quaid is the only thing that makes the film remotely bearable. show more

  • 30
    Neil Genzlinger The New York Times

    Someone involved with Beneath the Darkness has either watched too many horror movies or not enough. There is not an original thought in this story, written by Bruce Wilkinson, or in the way it is directed by Martin Guigui. show more

  • 30
    Variety

    A malformed, would-be horror shocker with a deliriously deranged performance by Dennis Quaid, who unfortunately seems to be the only one onboard who thinks he's in a comedy. show more

  • 20
    Village Voice

    Unfortunately for Quaid, director Martin Guigui's pathetic thriller doesn't even have the pulse-pounding excitement of a second-tier Scooby-Doo mystery. show more

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