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    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    In a year of craptaculars, The Tourist deserves burial at the bottom of the 2010 dung heap. It offers talented people trapped in creative inertia. A microscope and a search party could not discover any trace of chemistry between Johnny Depp and Angelina Jolie. show more

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    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    There are all kinds of bad movies in the world, but it's really only stardom that can create the exact variety of cinematic abortion we find in The Tourist. show more

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    Claudia Puig USA Today

    It may be the only movie ever to feature a bad performance by Johnny Depp, one of the best actors working in films. show more

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    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    This woefully botched mystery-adventure-thriller-caper-romance-comedy, or whatever it was meant to be, is no fun at all. show more

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    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    An alarmingly charmless attempt to evoke the elegant romance and jaunty, jet-setting intrigue of the aforementioned titles, The Tourist is notable for the total absence of movie-star heat that movie stars are paid unseemly sums to radiate. show more

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    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    Goes about its game so bloodlessly, the result is some of the most unexciting action and seduction sequences in recent memory. show more

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    Todd McCarthy The Hollywood Reporter

    Staggeringly misjudged in virtually every department, from the wannabe effervescent script to Johnny Depp's dopey hairdo. show more

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    Ella Taylor NPR

    An awkward jumble of half-assed thriller and lumbering romantic comedy, less competent by a wide margin than "The Lives of Others." It's also a whole lot sillier, though not in a good way. show more

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    Stephanie Zacharek Movieline

    If Elise and Frank are opaque to each other, they're opaque for a reason, as, sadly, lovers sometimes are. (Come to think of it, this picture has more in common with "The Lives of Others" than you might expect.) show more

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    James Berardinelli ReelViews

    As preposterous wannabe Hitchcockian thrillers go, this one is adequate. show more

  • December 25, 2012 shunith238
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    Gret movie , tense and exciting

  • August 10, 2011 beachgenie2
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    I have seen 24 of Johnny Depp\'s movies but my favorites by far are The Tourist (seen a minimum of 17 times) and Benny and Joon (seen a minimum 0f 10 times). I also liked Charley and the Chocolate Factory, Public Enemy, Pirates of the Carribean, and Rango. I did not however like Fear and Loathing (the F word) or Sweeney Todd but as long as there is a Jack Sparrow around Brad Pitt can take a back seat on the bus. I am 72 but Johnny Depp is my all time favorite no matter what he puts his talents into.

  • August 02, 2011 unluckyladylynn
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    Loved Depp in this. Twist at the end made it a better movie than it actually was but I would watch it again. Imagine that, Depp with no eye-liner!! lol

  • May 10, 2011 gi00000000090039
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    looks a very good movie from what i saw

  • April 05, 2011 qv00000000088972
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    Two hot beautiful people with amazing chemistry!

  • March 31, 2011 machogene
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    Johnny Depp makes the movie. Traditional plot but with a great non traditional leading man.

  • March 29, 2011 jackd1207
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    I was prepared to be disappointed...I was, but, only mildly. I'm not a Depp fan; wanted to be, but he just continues to take those weirdo parts. He did a very good job here, though. Jolie played Jolie, and as usual, very well. An interesting story with a contrived twist ending that left me feeling cheated. ************; don't buy it.

  • March 28, 2011 buddy20112011
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    Zzzzzzzzzzzz... I tend to watch ALL movies but this one felt like I was reading an instruction manual for work. Awful! I kept waiting for the movie to improve but this could not compete with late night QVC specials.

  • March 01, 2011 ktlovesmovies
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    Lovely movie! These two are brilliant together! The film has it all... great actors, fabulous scenery, great costumes, great cheminstry, and a fabulous plot twist in the end!

  • February 21, 2011 deborahskriloff
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    Enjoyed every morsel of this movie. It's charming and wonderful film making/story telling. It is art and it is ****************************** wasn't meant to be some rock em sock em rollar coaster ride. Refreshing.

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