Jinn (2014)

In the beginning, three were created. Man made of clay. Angels made of light. And a third made of fire. For centuries, stories of angels and men have captured the imagination and been etched into history crossing all boundaries of culture,… More

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: April 4, 2014
DVD Release Date: April 12, 2015
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Peter Keough
Boston Globe

With its awful acting, terrible dialogue, and laughable special effects, "Jinn" strains for the hapless genius of Ed Wood, but ends up just another bad movie.

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Gary Goldstein
Los Angeles Times

A watchable if rather convoluted effort.

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John Noonan
FILMINK (Australia)

Writer-director Ajmal Zaheer Ahmad serves up glossy visuals on the back of a limited budget. However, Jinn often feels like it's a showreel for his visual talents. An admittedly uneven one at that.

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Nicolas Rapold
New York Times

Most of the time, this incoherent thriller resembles an overheated trailer for itself: a glaringly rough assembly of ill-staged computer-generated action sequences and portentous moments.

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Danny Bowes

"Jinn" is certainly not lacking in audacity, but its uneasy balance between inspired delirium and mundane genre dues-paying is its one bridge too far.

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Scott Weinberg

Some of Bob Kurtzman's third act make-up effects are a small silver lining, but unfortunately Jinn is a pretty laughable affair.

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Joe Leydon

As an attention-grabbing opening installment for what's obviously intended as an ongoing horror franchise, "Jinn" fizzles.

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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

A horror franchise isn't born.

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Chris Klimek
The Dissolve

A deeply dopey, distinctly not-terrifying, unintentionally hilarious supernatural thriller.

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