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Day Zero Reviews

November 17, 2011
Read More | Original Score: 2/5
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January 23, 2008
For a hot-button issue movie with a lot of potential for character development, it's slower than Christmas and disappointingly sluggish.
January 18, 2008
Proves that even the most controversial of topics can be the basis for the dullest indie films.
Read More | Original Score: 1.5/4
January 18, 2008
Truth to be told, it's hard to care.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
January 18, 2008
If the abysmal reception so far for films about the war in Iraq is any indication, Day Zero is the last thing movie audiences will want to consume.
Read More | Original Score: 2/5
January 17, 2008
As the pals, Elijah Wood, Jon Bernthal, and especially Chris Klein mope around noncommittally, as if it were an upcoming trip to the in-laws' they were dreading -- not a potentially one-way ticket to a war zone.
Full Review | Original Score: C
January 17, 2008
There's very little that rings true.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
January 15, 2008
Sabotaged by trite political dissertation and the presumption of novelty, the story forces Klein to shoulder much of the film's white-male-hetero paranoia.