Animal Reviews

November 2, 2018
This film is predictable, stereotypical, and has some plot holes that drove me nuts. Despite these shortcomings, the acting, practical effects, and healthy amount of gore still make the film fun to watch.
March 23, 2015
...ultimately devolves into just another forgettable straight-to-video horror flick that predominantly features characters hiding and running within all-too-dark environs.
February 21, 2015
People go into the woods, and they don't come out. Add a man-eating whatsit, and you've got a horror movie. Not a very good horror movie. But, certainly genre fans get what they want, some old-fashioned blood-and-guts. Chomp, chomp.
January 20, 2015
One wishes there was more creativity put into exploring the animal of the title and the lore behind this species' existence, but there is no denying the crafty skill and above-average production values with which "Animal" has been made.
November 30, 2014
Animal has enough carnage to appease more forgiving horror fans, but despite a quick pace and brutal kills, it's repetition that truly kills this beast.
October 7, 2014
A healthy amalgam of "The Descent" and "Feast," with a hint of "Night of the Living Dead."
July 17, 2014
Simmons is a capable helmer, presenting a few choice moments of bloodshed and intimidation to make a pile of clichs sit upright for a change.