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    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    The film is a failure in just about every way, save for its acting, which is adequate. show more

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    Wall Street Journal

    For the most part, the movie serves up an incomprehensible collage of high-tech voyeurism sprinkled with every hackneyed creep-out trick in the book -- from eerie little ghost girls to melting walls and scurrying cockroaches. show more

  • 25
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    The story is a mess, some of the images offensive, the acting under par and the dialogue silly. show more

  • 50
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    Strange, how good feardotcom is, and how bad. The screenplay is a mess, and yet the visuals are so creative this is one of the rare bad films you might actually want to see. show more

  • 50
    Liam Lacey The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    There's potential here for a macabre cult favourite touching on themes of technology and the body-mind split, but the movie's progression into rambling incoherence gives new meaning to the phrase "fatal script error." show more

  • 38
    Robert K. Elder Chicago Tribune

    As scary and minor-chord heavy as FearDotCom can be, there's no big payoff, no logical resolution. show more

  • 25
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    A low-rent, slow-witted horror flick notable chiefly for its hilariously unsuccessful attempt to pass off Luxembourg City as New York City. show more

  • 30
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    There's a germ of an interesting idea here, but it's smothered by gloomy cinematography a la "Seven" (1995) and grating implausibilities, like the fact that everyone lives in the kind of cavernous, dankly art-directed dumps that only internet millionaires and trust fund twinkies can afford in the real New York. show more

  • 20
    Rick Kisonak Film Threat

    I feel guilty and somehow unclean. And all I did was watch it. show more

  • 10
    Film Threat

    This movie is plain stupid from the get go, but at least it looks good. show more

  • September 01, 2008 Tweetybutt322
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    i think this movie is gay...its very fake like omm...

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