Universal Pictures | Release Date: May 6, 1935 CRITIC SCORE DISTRIBUTION
95
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Universal acclaim based on 16 Critic Reviews
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16
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Negative:
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The Observer (UK)Philip French
Whale's greatest work and the best ever gothic horror movie. [10 Oct 2010, p.46]
100
Orlando SentinelCrosby Day
Probably the greatest, wittiest and most eccentric of all classic horror films. [13 Feb 2000, p.F1]
90
Los Angeles TimesSusan King
As wonderful as the original was, this is one of the few times in cinema history when the sequel is even better. [21 Oct 1999, p.F54]
90
A macabre comedy classic.