Ghost Ship
Ghost Ship (2002)

A salvage team think they've made the find of a lifetime, until they discover there's more on board than meets the eye in this supernatural thriller. Led by Captain Sean Murphy (Gabriel Byrne), the crew of the tugboat Arctic Warrior… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: March 25, 2003
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14%
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User Score
38%



Critic Score: 14% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: With a plot as creaky as the boat, Ghost Ship fails to deliver the scares.

Trevor Johnston
Time Out

The final reel plots a course smack between predictable and sheer idiocy.

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Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

A dumb movie with dumb characters doing dumb things and you have to be really dumb not to see where this is going.

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Steve Newton
Georgia Straight

The folks at Hollywood's Dark Castle Entertainment are polluting the high seas with this dead-in-the-water combo of The Shining and Titanic.

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Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter

A lame script, featuring sorry dialogue and a senseless story, is more likely to provoke laughs than screams from its intended audience.

David Germain
Houston Chronicle

A ticket to tedium, a horror movie so devoid of horror that mouths will open wide in yawns, without a scream to be heard.

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Carly Kocurek
Common Sense Media

Do not board Ghost Ship.

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Mark Holcomb
Village Voice

In a cut-and-paste job more transparent than ectoplasm, Ghost Ship screenwriters Mark Hanlon and John Pogue plunder every notable horror movie from the last 30 years.

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Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News

This creaking vessel of a movie can't spice a routine story with genuine horror.

Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

It's moody and atmospheric, with a lot of solid performances from the cast.

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Flixster Audience Score: 38% Flixster User Reviews
Film Crazy
I dont know why but every time i watch this movie i enjoy it more and more! Its a good creepy horror that i dont think is a let down at all ! In my books it… More
BG Movie Reviews 2011
Can I please get one thing straight - if a film has a jumpy moment near the beginning of a film, it HAS TO KEEP TO THAT JUMPY THEME! You get one jumpy scene… More
Directors Cat
[img]http://images.rottentomatoes.com/images/user/icons/icon13.gif[/img] Once the protaganists got on the titiluar ship there was one massive jump that… More
Dead Angel
This was not a scared-to-death type. Just another watchable horror movie. It had a good attention-catching starting but it got messed up eventually. I liked… More
Anthony Lawrie
Not to be mistaken for Val Lewton 40's film, this version is a little bit more impressive but not necessarily much better. The idea itself is brilliant,… More
Alex roy
Ghost Ship is another Dark Castle feature. The film is more famous for it's opening scene, and some have claimed that it's the best part of the film.… More

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