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Based on 20 Reviews
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fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 50
    Ruthe Stein San Francisco Chronicle

    It's amusing in a trashy sort of way. show more

  • 75
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    It's like a three-way collision between a softcore sex film, a soap opera and a B-grade noir. I liked it. show more

  • 75
    Barbara Shulgasser San Francisco Examiner

    This movie has everything. show more

  • 50
    David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

    Contains extremely graphic sex and many twists that are unpredictable but not very compelling. show more

  • 38
    James Berardinelli ReelViews

    This is film noir for the MTV generation: fast-paced, slick, flashy, gleefully mindless, and hollow to the core. show more

  • 25
    Rick Groen The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    This picture breaks through the limits and goes way beyond the pale -- it seems to enjoy irking us for the sheer hell of it. show more

  • 60
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    A sleazy, seamy, flashy, steamy, vulgar exploitation thriller that revels in every minute of its own trashiness and delivers some pretty solid -- if prurient -- entertainment before strangling in a one-twist-too-many ending. show more

  • 40

    As double-cross becomes triple-cross becomes quadruple cross, it all gets awfully trying. show more

  • 67
    Marc Savlov Austin Chronicle

    The fun of Wild Things -- and there's a lot of it -- is in its never-ending game of cross and double cross. show more

  • 75
    Owen Gleiberman Entertainment Weekly

    A tricky-bordering-on-gimmicky film noir with a glaze of soft-core kink. show more

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