Opening

91% Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes Jul 11
100% Boyhood Jul 11
15% Rage Jul 11
21% A Long Way Down Jul 11
—— The Class Of '92 Jul 08

Top Box Office

17% Transformers: Age of Extinction $37.1M
23% Tammy $21.6M
85% 22 Jump Street $9.8M
30% Deliver Us from Evil $9.7M
92% How to Train Your Dragon 2 $9.0M
48% Earth to Echo $8.4M
49% Maleficent $6.2M
54% Jersey Boys $5.2M
24% Think Like a Man Too $4.9M
90% Edge of Tomorrow $3.7M

Coming Soon

—— The Purge: Anarchy Jul 18
—— Sex Tape Jul 18
36% Wish I Was Here Jul 18
—— Hercules Jul 25
—— Lucy Jul 25

Premieres Tonight

—— The Almighty Johnsons: Season 1
—— Hemlock Grove: Season 2

New Episodes Tonight

61% Crossbones: Season 1
82% Girl Meets World: Season 1
—— The Legend of Korra: Season 3

Discuss Last Night's Shows

25% Black Box: Season 1
100% Defiance: Season 2
40% Dominion: Season 1
41% Gang Related: Season 1
86% Maron: Season 2
94% Rectify: Season 2
—— Rookie Blue: Season 5
84% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
44% Working the Engels: Season 1

Murder-Set-Pieces Reviews

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...amateurish and flat-out irredeemable...

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 0/4

January 18, 2007
Staci Layne Wilson
Horror.com

Murder Set-Pieces is recommended for the fan of unvarnished exploitation grue; for those needing a little more style with the substance, dig deeper into your Argento collection.

Full Review Source: Horror.com

May 4, 2006
Heidi Martinuzzi
Film Threat

Palumbo has managed to take the best pieces of horror, thriller, and truth and patch them together in a tirade of horrific and disturbing imagery.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 4/5

January 11, 2005
Debra Birnbaum
New York Post
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Aspires to be a highly stylized exploration of the mind of a serial killer, but it's nothing more than a gory, bloodsoaked snuff film, reveling in its own shock value as women are stabbed, strangled, raped and mutilated.

| Original Score: 0/4

January 7, 2005
Ned Martel
New York Times
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The director Nick Palumbo is determined to shock through a fictional German-born serial killer, who makes his mission clear with every thrust of knife blade and pelvis.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 1/5

January 6, 2005
David Sterritt
Christian Science Monitor

An interesting effort to make the ultimate horror movie by imitating modern classics of the genre in a systematic way.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor | Original Score: 3/4

January 6, 2005
Ben Kenigsberg
Village Voice
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The lowest form of cinematic life, a movie so utterly degenerate it makes you wish that indie filmmakers had to prove a basic standard of decency in order to buy a camera.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

January 4, 2005
Dennis Harvey
Variety
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Pic's nastiness is so insistent, one-dimensional and excessive it risks self-parody.

Full Review Source: Variety

December 30, 2004
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

A rather sickening marathon strung together by the flimsiest of subplots and populated exclusively by blood-soaked strippers.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 1.5/5

December 28, 2004

Film Threat

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 0/5

May 22, 2007

Film Threat

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 4/5

December 6, 2005

Time Out
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Nigel Floyd
Time Out New York
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August 16, 2007

Time Out
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June 24, 2006
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