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Based on 24 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 75
    Tirdad Derakhshani Philadelphia Inquirer

    A crafty, suspenseful, violent horror film that touches on the inner lives of sexual predators, the question of guilt and remorse in the human soul, and the practice of torture. show more

  • 80
    New York Daily News

    Israeli directors Aharon Keshales and Navot Papushado take a classic ethical debate and turn it into a dark — and darkly funny — thriller, which Quentin Tarantino named the best film of 2013. show more

  • 100
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    Featuring superb performances by the principal actors, Big Bad Wolves is mesmerizing from start to finish. show more

  • 65
    Ian Buckwalter NPR

    There's black comedy, and then, in the darkest corner of an airtight box buried deep underground, there's the humor of Big Bad Wolves. show more

  • 87
    William Goss

    A masterfully queasy blend of dark humor and darker humanity. show more

  • 75
    Liam Lacey The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    While Big Bad Wolves delivers the Hostel-like torture jolts with ruthless precision, the movie is also a rudely funny satire of a macho, paranoid culture where the protection of children is used to justify any conduct. show more

  • 75
    Rex Reed New York Observer

    Unpredictable, with a twisted surprise around each corner, Big Bad Wolves is a clever and arresting shocker from a country where blood and gore on the screen are least expected. show more

  • 75
    Roger Moore McClatchy-Tribune News Service

    Many moments will make you avert your eyes. show more

  • 63
    Nick Schager Slant Magazine

    From a purely suspenseful vantage point, Big Bad Wolves is an efficient and effective beast. show more

  • 50
    Rene Rodriguez Miami Herald

    You expect something far different and better than the same-old. show more

  • May 26, 2014 Bubba Slugo
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    That had to be almost as bad as Seven. Christ do you retards know how to take revenge?

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