The critics agree: BOO‐kle up your seat belts! Poltergeist is a HELL of a ride!
Sam Woolf at We Got This Covered writes, “Like most remakes of classic spookfests, the new Poltergeist is … contemporary.”
Blu-ray.com’s Brian Orndorf raves, “those new to the franchise are going to feel sufficiently rattled”!
Lucy O’Brien of IGN Movies calls it “clever” and “near-brilliant.”
Toronto Star‘s Linda Barnard thinks Poltergeist is “one of the scariest movies ever made”!
Roger Moore at Tribune News Service sums it up best: “PG-13 for intense frightening sequences, brief suggestive material, and some language.”