Body Snatchers
Body Snatchers (1993)

Abel Ferrara's Body Snatchers is the third screen version of Jack Finney's cold war science fiction novel Invasion of the Body Snatchers. Marty Malone (Gabrielle Anwar) is moving with her father, stepmother, and stepbrother to a… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1993
DVD Release Date: August 21, 2001
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Critic Score: 71% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

An entertaining and dread filled horror science fiction film...

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Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

A misfire on a classic remake.

Rob Thomas
Capital Times (Madison, WI)

A very effective horror remake that's driven by character rather than cheap shocks.

Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

A teen horror film with grown-up violence.

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Eric Lurio
Greenwich Village Gazette

The original was far better.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Okay remake. Might have been better is screenwriter Stuart Gordon had directed.

Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

Offers a few stunning moments of paranoia-laced terror.

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Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

One almost never says that a SECOND remake is worth a dang, but this is that very rare exception to prove the rule.

Blake Davis
KFOR Channel 4 News

One of the creepiest and most overlooked horror movies made in the past decade, featuring a strong, scary turn by Meg Tilly.

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Flixster Audience Score: 38% Flixster User Reviews
Kevin M. Williams
Once more into the breech, and this time it's not so bad at all as the alien fungus returns to take over the planet by assuming our identities once again.… More
Drew Smith
I threw this on expecting shitty, disposable horror, something to serve as background noise while I thought about my life or whatever. To my surprise I actually… More
Cory Taylor
The most indelible aspects of the manifold adaptations of 'Body Snatchers' have been the sociopolitical subtexts behind them. The ephemeral, quite… More
Edward Boxler
This remake is a lively update but fails to be anything more than an early, less intense version of 28 Days Later.
Tsubaki Sanjuro
It's been a while since i saw this one, Ferrara's direction is great, the sense of tension was very well build. My problem was the very anti-climatic… More
Dean McKenna
This third film version of Jack Finney's creepy novel is okay and it was my first time to watch this sci-fi story about invading alien pods relocates the… More