Jennifer's Body
Jennifer's Body (2009)

When small town high-school student Jennifer is possessed by a hungry demon, she transitions from being "high-school evil" -- gorgeous (and doesn't she know it), stuck up and ultra-attitudinal -- to the real deal: evil/evil.… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: September 18, 2009
DVD Release Date: December 29, 2009
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Critic Score: 43% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Jennifer's Body features occasionally clever dialogue but the horror/comic premise fails to be either funny or scary enough to satisfy.

Nigel Floyd
Time Out

By tapping in to the same vein of 'hormonal horror' as the excellent 'Ginger Snaps', this offers a witty, subversive look at the darker side of teen friendship.

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Rick Groen
Globe and Mail

Apparently, there's nothing like lean and hungry times to awaken the undead.

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Anne Billson
The Arts Desk

A lover's tryst turns to carnage! A catfight between chicks in prom dresses in a swimming-pool! Set-pieces like these should be a slam-dunk, even shot in Vancouver on a low budget, but Kusama fumbles them all.

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Noah Berlatsky
Chicago Reader

The flashes of competence just emphasize the extent to which the film has no idea what it's doing.

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Adam Graham
Detroit News

There are probably worse ways to go out than being devoured by Fox... but the film squanders all the fun from what could have been a hilarious, gore-filled romp.

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Shaun Davis

[Megan] Fox sinks her teeth into the role of the hormore-hellhound winningly.

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Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times

[Cody's] glib teen-hip dialogue mostly feels like self-conscious splatter over a sorely lackluster scare flick.

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Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post

Director Karyn Kusama finds resonant terror in details: the look Anita and Jennifer exchange before Jen's fateful ride, or a victim's last-minute ah-hah.

Scott Weinberg

The integral problem with Jennifer's Body is that of tone. Or lack thereof.

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Flixster Audience Score: 34% Flixster User Reviews
Jens S.
Given the mediocre to bad reviews I expected so much less, but this is highly entertaining, self-aware, funny and pretty sexy, to be honest. It helps that the… More
Alex roy
Jennifer's Body is a decent horror film with surprising moments of good gore and sheer tension. Overall this is a decent film, a film that uses an… More
Alice Shen
I think I like this movie more upon rewatch because I am now an out-and-proud Megan Fox fan :-P Fox came on the scene as a salty male fantasy, but in the past… More
Sophie Burgess
Some good dialogue moments, but overall nothing to shout home about.
Daniel Mumby
When I reviewed Byzantium, I spoke about the horrors genre's reputation regarding its female characters and general attitudes to women. I praised Neil… More
Brian De Guelle
mixed bad of nuts with this one! can't make up what it onces to be either a horror movie,comedy or teen movie? well it never worked for me and a miss… More