Better than TWILIGHT, THE HOST or VAMPIRE ACADEMY. Not quite HUNGER GAMES or CITY OF EMBER. About as good as THE MORTAL INSTRUMENTS: CITY OF BONES or the first PERCY JACKSON. Still exactly what my teen daughter was looking for.
I never thought of Kate Winslet as old nor someone I'd like to see punched in the face, but hey.
I really hope in the second movie, the C.H.U.D. come out because really, inner demon simulator with crows? (yawn)