Rear Window
Rear Window (1998)

This remake of Alfred Hitchcock's classic tale of suspense stars Christopher Reeve as a wheelchair-bound shut-in with a proclivity for watching the world through binoculars and making up stories about the lives of the people he… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: November 22, 1998
DVD Release Date: July 5, 2005
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Critic Score: 36% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Lori Hoffman
Atlantic City Weekly

Decent remake of Hitchcock classic

Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

Reeve gives it his all, but unfortunately the creative team doesn't.

Michael A. Smith
Nolan's Pop Culture Review

A good remake with Reeve proving you don't need to be able to walk to command the screen.

Jeffrey M. Anderson
San Francisco Examiner

Seemed like a good idea at the time...

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Flixster Audience Score: 25% Flixster User Reviews
Jason Spencer
While no where near as good as the original I still like the concept and the execution was well done. All involved did a great job and really tried to stay… More
Nicolas Korovessis
It is an OK thriller (should not even be attempted comparison with the Hitchcock one) notable mostly for Reeve's performance.
Lady D'arbanville
Ok, I made a small error here, in that I requested this film expecting Hitchcock's original and hadn't realised a remake had been made. You can see… More
Sarah Prisbylla
Bad acting, cheesy, weird. Not worth watching.
Dean King
An ok thriller, brings it up to date with all the modern gadgets. However it has a very simple story and it's quite obvious as to what will happen.

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