The Pit and the Pendulum Reviews

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Wendy Ide
Times [UK]
December 12, 2014
The second in the popular series of Edgar Allan Poe adaptations made by the enterprising mini-studio American International Pictures, this Roger Corman picture is carpeted wall-to-wall with luxuriant gothic excess.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Fred Topel
About.com
July 18, 2003
Boring adaptation with no scares, no mood and no sex appeal (considering it's a form of sexual persecution)
| Original Score: 1/5
Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum
June 25, 2003
Not bad, but I expected a lot more from Stuart Gordon.
| Original Score: 2/5
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
December 29, 2002
Really underrated horror film from Stuart Gordon.
| Original Score: 4/5
Victor Olliver
Teletext
August 8, 2002
Schlock of a very fine vintage.
| Original Score: 3/5
Rob Gonsalves
eFilmCritic.com
April 12, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Michael Szymanski
Zap2it.com
October 15, 2005
| Original Score: 4/5
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
August 8, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5

Filmcritic.com
May 30, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
Top Critic

Time Out
February 9, 2006
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