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Creature (2011)

 -  Horror  -  9 September 2011 (USA)
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In the back country of Louisiana, a group of friends unearth a terrible secret that unleashes a monster from the depths of the swamp.

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In the back country of Louisiana, a group of friends unearth a terrible secret that unleashes a monster from the depths of the swamp.

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Rated R for bloody violence and grisly images, some sexual content, graphic nudity, language and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)

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$327,000 (USA) (9 September 2011)

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$327,000 (USA) (9 September 2011)
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On the French Canadian DVD release, Sid Haig's name is replaced by the name Christopher Faloona, who is actually the cinematographer on the movie. The film makers have not commented on how this happened. See more »

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A character is shot in the leg with a shotgun but proceeds to run, jump, and perform physically throughout the rest of the movie as if nothing happened. See more »

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Oscar: My dad was way into all this kind of stuff.
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My Little West Virginia Home
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15 September 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I could tell this movie was going to be great when we walked into the theater and no one else was there. I had expected it to be awful from the get go, but it surprised me by also being completely nonsensical. What looks like a typical "monster eats a bunch of teens in the woods" movie is actually much more convoluted. Throughout, I couldn't shake the feeling that this had started off as a kinky softcore porn that accidentally mutated into a horror movie somewhere along the way. While the breasts all gave a moving performance, the rest of the cast left something to be desired. Of course, that could have just been the weird script. There should have been subtitles for the 40% of the dialogue that was delivered in fake Cajun accents, but what we could understand didn't make things any clearer. I mean, yeah, we got the gist of it, but we just kept asking why. Why did anyone do anything that they did in this film? I guess it's up to the viewer to decide. Audience participation!

I have no idea what the writer and director had on their minds when they set this baby up, but I'm pretty sure I can tell you what they didn't: logic, character development, timing, or continuity. If you love bad horror movies like I do, you might enjoy this, but honestly we spent more time being confused than laughing. Plus I kept waiting for it to stop beating around the bush and just turn into Deliverance 2 already, but it never did.


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