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1.

This is a joke, right?

Author: ametaphysicalshark on 13 June 2008
2.

Believe it...

2/10
Author: heyuguys1988 on 12 June 2008
3.

A terrible screenplay and poorly acted

1/10
Author: Jean-François Adams on 11 June 2008
4.

"Awful" doesn't cover it.

1/10
Author: bytesmythe_42 on 14 June 2008
5.

It might be cliché, but it has to be said: The Happening is not happening.

4/10
Author: shariqq on 12 June 2008
6.

The End of an Era (but not a career)

1/10
Author: sro28-1 on 15 June 2008
7.

The Not Much Happening

2/10
Author: simonjauk on 14 June 2008
8.

Why this film is important...and why people don't like it that way:

10/10
Author: philmographer on 13 June 2008
9.

It's not happening

4/10
Author: hall895 on 30 January 2009
10.

Not brilliant but it is worth a look

6/10
Author: Mel J on 13 June 2008
11.

This film made me confused, paralyzed, then I tried to hang myself afterwards

1/10
Author: Kristine (kristinedrama14@msn.com) on 29 November 2008
12.

If it's intentional, it's still a bad film

5/10
Author: supah79 on 15 July 2008
13.

Shyamalan Delivers A Cinematic Masterpiece: An Analysis of the Film; TAKE THE TIME TO READ THIS

7/10
Author: Thesnake908 on 14 June 2008
14.

The Happening is Definitely Not Happening

1/10
Author: Runelady on 25 July 2008
15.

Awful

1/10
Author: globewriter on 14 June 2008
16.

Worst. Movie. Ever.

1/10
Author: Ricky Couture on 27 April 2015
17.

An Important Message....

8/10
Author: febangel30 on 29 January 2009
18.

Good in a Way and Really Enjoyable to Watch

7/10
Author: xxltmoney on 5 April 2009
19.

Shyamalan's stock drops further with a film that lacks tension, characters, good dialogue, drama, urgency or intelligence (SPOILERS)

Author: bob the moo on 13 July 2008
20.

Truly awful

1/10
Author: K m on 16 March 2009
21.

The Happening: Woefully Acted, Barely Written and Just Absurd

1/10
Author: Baron Ronan Doyle (imagiking@gmail.com) on 8 February 2010
22.

Interesting Premise Devoid Of Any Logic In Its Development

4/10
Author: Theo Robertson on 20 March 2011
23.

Zooey Deschanel Cannot act!!!!

1/10
Author: martyshotmail on 5 July 2008
24.

Oh dear Mr M. Night Shyamalan.....

Author: Craig Somerville on 19 September 2008
25.

The Happening IS happening

10/10
Author: debbievalerie on 8 January 2009
26.

Oh no! It's happening! M. Night is trying to make an R rated horror film and failing miserably!

3/10
Author: Aaron1375 on 26 June 2011
27.

Its just happens

10/10
Author: Balaji Venkat on 11 February 2012
28.

What Happened?

1/10
Author: jes truth on 23 September 2013
29.

not a real 'worst-movie-ever' like Lady in the Water... more like a high-budget/high-on-itself Ed Wood flick

3/10
Author: MisterWhiplash on 11 October 2008
30.

worse even than expected - so what happened?

1/10
Author: glen922 on 3 June 2009
31.

What the hell is this?

2/10
Author: Daniel Elford on 6 January 2011
32.

I am offended by pretentious reviewers/comments

1/10
Author: kb2002 on 17 June 2008
33.

As bad as the critics say

1/10
Author: C B on 14 June 2008
34.

The Movie happens to be really refreshing...

10/10
Author: kblinkin on 13 June 2008
35.

For those with imaginations... and attention spans.

8/10
Author: kvinneslandr on 13 June 2008
36.

Laughably poor movie

1/10
Author: Davis P on 7 April 2017
37.

Woe is me

1/10
Author: Rickting on 16 November 2014
38.

'Wish 'The Happening' Never Happened

Author: Chrysanthepop on 30 October 2010
39.

Appalling

1/10
Author: fenlandhippie on 22 June 2010
40.

A major crime against cinema

1/10
Author: upsilon48 on 9 December 2009
41.

This was an awesome movie!

10/10
Author: valentinestanford on 1 July 2010
42.

One of the weirdest Movies I have ever watched.

1/10
Author: Thomas Grant on 6 April 2017
43.

An unintentional comedy of errors

1/10
Author: Harry Roper on 11 August 2015
44.

Post-9/11 Day Of The Triffids

Author: Framescourer on 30 July 2011
45.

Grass Skirts

Author: tedg (tedg@filmsfolded.com) on 16 October 2008
46.

Not Lady in the Water

7/10
Author: lawrencem99 on 21 November 2008
47.

The Happening, science vs. supernatural

Author: zeedunn on 30 July 2008
48.

Overblown Outer Limits

4/10
Author: bkoganbing on 8 July 2008
49.

Shyamalan continues to deliver

7/10
Author: svagegrdenchik on 4 July 2008
50.

A Brilliant Movie that makes you think...

10/10
Author: cherrywild on 13 June 2008

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