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Eight Legged Freaks Reviews

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Steve Newton
Georgia Straight

What it lacks in scares, however, Eight Legged Freaks makes up for with gallons of gooey-green spider guts.

Full Review Source: Georgia Straight | Original Score: 2.5/5

February 8, 2014
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Straight-out scarefest.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 3/5

December 24, 2010
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

An homage to the fifties features and a rather great one at that...

Full Review Source: Cinema Crazed

April 29, 2009
Rob Gonsalves

The best giant-spider movie I've seen in quite some time.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/5

July 30, 2007

No Aracnhophobia but still good.

| Original Score: 3/4

January 7, 2004
Michael Dequina

Click to read review

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3/4

January 7, 2004
Greg Maki
Star-Democrat (Easton, MD)

There's something distasteful about a supposed 'B-movie' made with the financial backing of a major Hollywood studio and production company.

Full Review Source: Star-Democrat (Easton, MD) | Original Score: 1/4

January 6, 2004
Tyler Hanley
Palo Alto Weekly

Fans of the Kevin Bacon action-comedy Tremors (1989) will feel right at home.

| Original Score: 2.5/4

May 20, 2003
Brian Mckay

If you want to enjoy a campy but fun B-movie, then go with a real B-film . . . Don't fall for mainstream Hollywood's pale big-budget imitation.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2/5

March 19, 2003
Harry Guerin
RTE Interactive (Dublin, Ireland)

Isn't it worth paying into any film that features a talking parrot writing off The Sixth Sense with just a single line?

Full Review Source: RTE Interactive (Dublin, Ireland) | Original Score: 3/5

February 26, 2003
John R. McEwen
Film Quips Online

While the gigantic spider animation is not bad in this movie, just about everything else is absolutely awful, including the story, the dialogue, and especially the acting.

Full Review Source: Film Quips Online | Original Score: 2.5/5

February 8, 2003
Andrew Manning
Radio Free Entertainment

Fun comedy horror that recognizes its limitations and revels in its own absurdity, though too polite to be a classic in its genre.

Full Review Source: Radio Free Entertainment | Original Score: 7/10

January 13, 2003
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

Some of the movie succeeds; some of it falls flat. But you can't say it doesn't try to live up to the corny reputation of sci-fi in the mid-twentieth century.

| Original Score: 6/10

October 23, 2002
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

Eight Legged Freaks clearly wants to be a Gremlins for the 21st century, but never quite makes it due to lackluster character development and shaky pacing.

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 2.5/4

October 11, 2002
Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)

Leave it to Hollywood to try to keep spinning gold from toxic waste.

Full Review Source: Bangor Daily News (Maine) | Original Score: B

October 3, 2002
Josef Braun
Vue Weekly (Edmonton, Canada)

It's actually kinda scary. Scary in a really, really dumb way, but scary!

October 1, 2002
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile

After rolling out the trusty old 'radiocative barrel in the lake' routine, Eight Legged Freaks flips through the pages of the monster movie manual - written in the 50s by classics such as Them and Tarantula - and doesn't miss a trick.

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

September 20, 2002

The enormo-spiders have exactly the right presence, but the movie fails in its hour of introduction; its townspeople are not funny, they're boring.

| Original Score: 2/4

September 9, 2002
Brent Simon
Entertainment Today

A ridiculous but enjoyably campy 'creature feature' that serves as the logical extension of goosey, B-movie matinee shenanigans in a world gone 'X-treme.'

Full Review Source: Entertainment Today | Original Score: C

August 26, 2002
Mark Palermo
Coast (Halifax, Nova Scotia)

It knows the cliches of B movies, but not the intentions.

Full Review

August 22, 2002
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