Metascore
63

Generally favorable reviews - based on 5 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 5
  2. Negative: 0 out of 5
  1. In classic B-movie style, The Dark Hours was created in a fever, written in two weeks and hurriedly shot in 16 mm (blown into a crisp 35 mm print). Nevertheless, the film provides evidence of talent everywhere.
  2. Reviewed by: Derek Elley
    70
    The Dark Hours surmounts some of the problems of its weak dialogue through a commanding performance by lead Kate Greenhouse and some grisly, genre-style violence.
  3. Reviewed by: Jeremy Knox
    70
    The Dark Hours is one of those rare gems out of Canada.
  4. Reviewed by: Peter L'Official
    50
    Devine's giddy sex offender nearly rivals William Hurt's preposterous gangster in "A History of Violence" for absurdly enjoyable line readings.
  5. Reviewed by: Jeannette Catsoulis
    50
    A cold and moody psychodrama poised frustratingly on the border between novel and banal.
User Score
5.4

Mixed or average reviews- based on 5 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
  1. MichaelL.
    Mar 7, 2006
    8
    I stumbled on this film by accident, and I'm pleasantly surprised. Not brilliant, but definitely smarter than the average Hollywood I stumbled on this film by accident, and I'm pleasantly surprised. Not brilliant, but definitely smarter than the average Hollywood (read: crap) thriller. Very well acted Full Review »
  2. RazvanC.
    Nov 14, 2005
    8
    Nice movie.