Baskin Reviews

August 23, 2018
Baskin remains your run-of-the-mill torture porn with very little on the mind other than perpetuating reductive shock and awe. The best horror films allude to political or social subtext underneath the carnage, but that's entirely lacking here.
September 19, 2016
Baskin resorts to abstraction argument to string together a series of grisly vignettes that are depleted in their own visual impact. [Full review in Spanish]
July 17, 2016
For all the mortified, mottled flesh and salacious shots of butcher's equipment, Baskin is just not very frightening.
April 1, 2016
Unpleasantness abounds.
March 21, 2016
The film mostly functions as a tour of familiar horror tropes for much of its running time.
March 7, 2016
Its initial promise dissipates in a muddle of repetitious phantasmagoria and too little narrative or character development.
March 7, 2016
[Baskin] offers little in the way of narrative involvement or scares but doesn't stint on sustained, stylized revulsion.
March 7, 2016
Baskin is the classic example of a film that fails because it can't support its carnage. I'm all for extreme blood and guts, but it needs to have purpose.
September 17, 2015
One of the worst films to play Midnight Madness in ages...