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Year
2008
Runtime
99 min.
Director
Pascal Laugier
Genres
Drama, Horror
Rating *
7.1
Votes *
46,261
Checks
5,591
Favs
484
Dislikes
190
Favs/checks
8.7% (1:12)
Favs/dislikes
3:1
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  1. DrWade42's avatar

    DrWade42

    One of my all time favorite horror movies, and the most disturbing movie I've ever seen. The acting is fantastic, you care about the main characters, and it genuinely terrified me. You can call the second half pseudo-intellectual and pretentious, but I disagree. It's a movie about pain and what people will do to justify inflicting pain on others. The villains have a motivation. The characters might be pseudo-intellectual, but not the movie itself. spoiler 1 year 8 months ago
  2. SkilledLunatic's avatar

    SkilledLunatic

    Ok, I agree that this movie last hour was a complete change in direction from the past hour and that for the most part the "martyrs religion" was nonsensical but the ending was perfect, just the best possible.
    Also, I don't think that this was so gruesome or violent like some say, "Human Centipede" was grosser and Funny Games was much harder to watch.
    The worst thing is that I was bored many times and this doesn't have any rewatchability.
    4 years 1 month ago
  3. Chris Goodwin's avatar

    Chris Goodwin

    I'm surprised at all the hate - modern horror masterpiece 100% - best we've had in many years..... 4 years 1 month ago
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  1. This movie ranks #40 in MovieSense 101
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  2. This movie ranks #55 in They Shoot Zombies, Don't They?
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  3. This movie ranks #104 in Tim Dirks' Most Controversial Films of All-Time
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  4. This movie ranks #119 in The New Cult Canon
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  5. This movie ranks #678 in The 21st Century's Most Acclaimed Films
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