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Video Review: 'The Skulls'

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The Skulls

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
107 minutes
performer:
Leslie Bibb, Joshua Jackson
director:
Rob Cohen
distributor:
Universal
author:
John Pogue
genre:
Mystery and Thriller, Drama

We gave it a C-

WB hotties Jackson (Dawson’s Creek) and Bibb (Popular) are serviceable as Scooby gang-wannabes trying to expose — zoinks! — a posh university’s secret society in The Skulls. Though director Rob Cohen (The Rat Pack) deserves credit for allowing us to see Craig T. Nelson sporting a mustache, he hampers any tension with an awkward pace and perfunctory supporting players. He ought to be busted for playing hokey. C-

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