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The Omen 2006


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0 out of 10 don't bother if you know the original
Monika from Cork, 08 Jun 2007
It's blatantly obvious that the only reason for this remake was the gimmick release on 6/6/06. Otherwise, a completely pointless exercise as the acting in the original was far superior and the more explanatory parts of the storyline are just brushed over or omitted. The result lacks the tension and cohesion of the original. Best bit: the principal setting is supposed to be London, but the movie was shot in Prague - in the final car chase, watch for the big red neon sign in Czech! rofl
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1 out of 10 Omen Remake
Mark from Cork, 01 Aug 2007
Disappointing. The remake stays quite close to the original, some scenes are almost exactly the same but with none of the tension or scares of the original movie. Given some of the actors involved such as Michael Gambon, and some good performances, (especially Mia Farrow), and the original writer this should have been alot better.
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4 out of 10 Omen
Shane from Galway, 03 Oct 2008
More or less the same as the original...so would beg the question as to why anyone would bother?? But none the less its a good film...if you havnt already seen the original then watch this one instead!!
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1.5 out of 10 Omen
peter from Westmeath, 20 Jan 2008
If you have seen the original no need for this. If you havent seen the original then watch it instead of this. another pointless remake.
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0 out of 10 Omen 2006
Linda from Dublin, 14 Nov 2007
Really bad. The bloke playing the lead role was about as engaging as a plank of wood. dont waste your time rent the original
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What's it about....
Robert Thorn is a senior American diplomat whose wife, Katherine, endures a difficult delivery where their newborn child has died. Thorn knows the news will devastate Katherine, who had suffered two previous miscarriages. The hospital priest presents Thorn with another child born that night, whose mother died in childbirth. The priest compels Thorn to take the infant boy as his own; Katherine will never know the truth, and their son, which they name Damien, will be raised...

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