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  • 12
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Sucks bad, real bad. show more

  • 40
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    If ever a thriller were to inspire a collective "eh," it's got to be The Roommate. It's not a good movie, by any means, but it's also not bad enough to have fun hating on. show more

  • 50
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    Managing nary a single original idea throughout its 93-minute running time, the film does benefit from a cast of sexy young TV stars who should attract the desired female teen demographic. show more

  • 5
    Movieline

    The Roommate has notched an unbelievable achievement; it makes the second rate "One Tree Hill" seems like it was about something. show more

  • 25
    Wesley Morris Boston Globe

    It's the latest in the blank-from-hell genre, in which misogyny and entertainment are made to seem indistinguishable while the blank makes life hell for someone who then is cornered into striking back. show more

  • 25
    Roger Moore Orlando Sentinel

    A timid thriller that manages a couple of mild jolts and a couple of creepy-cringe-worthy moments in its Variations on a "Single White Female" theme. show more

  • 60
    Keith Uhlich Time Out New York

    The film's sure-to-be-brief theatrical release is a mere stopover on the way to basic-cable eternity. show more

  • 30
    John P. McCarthy Boxoffice Magazine

    What's most memorable about this plodding thriller are the copious amounts of foundation and lip gloss. show more

  • NA
    Marjorie Baumgarten Austin Chronicle

    It's only February but I can already name the year's winner of Most Thoughtless Gay Stereotype in Film award. The dubious honor goes to The Roommate. show more

  • 25
    Entertainment Weekly

    A far-below-par thriller that desperately wishes it were a different movie - a longing it shares with the audience. show more

  • May 22, 2011 bigbobsh2o
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    It wasn\'t horrible but it wasn\'t good either. I recommend renting it. It could have been better but it wasn\'t a total flop.

  • May 21, 2011 xxkroegerrkoxx
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    worst movie of 2011 turned off after 45 minutes of boredom

  • May 21, 2011 Terry
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    Horrible movie, been done so many times before and they added nothing new or special to this one. Hard to believe such a weak script gets made into a movie. I could have wrote this one and had more excitement in it. So many bad movies lately, that\'s why I only go to the cheap show or wait for the DVD. Bad, bad, bad!

  • May 18, 2011 pimuseta
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    If they had followed Rebecca and Irene back to Irene\'s and showed their intense hookup it might have given that little extra to this disturbing story. Hot young girls and guys, who ever gets bored with that.

  • April 09, 2011 av00000000089189
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    blockbuster? no. TV movie of the week? barely. this flick was lacking in action as well as substance. an experienced movie goer will find The Roommate a disappointment although i suspect one could make it though its entirety.

  • March 10, 2011 bryanmoviesolo
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    awful! the scariest seen is when the girl rips the roomates belly ring out

  • March 01, 2011 johnsonaca
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    A shear waste of time.

  • February 24, 2011 Sondetore
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    very intense and i was at the edge of my seat the whole time the shower scene was very good

  • February 20, 2011 robiehenry
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    Bill Roberson

  • February 18, 2011 Bridget Skehan
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    Not worth watching at the movies. I would of rather waiting and seen it on HBO.

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