Apr 3, 2021
While the racists get their comeuppance here, the film's depiction of Gypsy black magic and stroking of xenophobia don't cut the mustard of today's standards of political correctness.
Mar 25, 2021
Performances from its cast are all top-notch, making for an outright chilling and intriguing affair.
Mar 17, 2021
Its politics and perspectives regarding the slaughter of Romani people are confusing and lack a moral center, but Ellis has found a revitalizing twist on folklore and an enticing platform for his actors.
Mar 8, 2021
Eight for Silver thrives on Ellis' vision as a storyteller. Combining monster tropes with the period setting gives Ellis the ability to embrace the unknown.
Mar 3, 2021
From the lost potential to the unnecessary frame narrative, Eight for Silver stumbles toward the finish line...
Feb 26, 2021
Eight For Silver goes straight for the kill with insane gore and some gnarly and disgusting monster visuals. ... An absolutely brutal film ...
Feb 23, 2021
Mood and tone are things you just can't fake, and Eight for Silver excels in creating dread.
Feb 23, 2021
EIGHT FOR SILVER is a good werewolf film with great imagery and strong performances that sadly could have been what they call an instant classic.
Feb 20, 2021
Eight for Silver deliciously revives and enhances the werewolf genre...
Feb 17, 2021
Eight for Silver suffers from its conventional scares and baffling narrative structure, even if it does give us one of the gnarliest werewolf transformations in recent memory.
Feb 12, 2021
Exquisite production value and arresting visual compositions keep this highbrow flesh-render never less than engaging.
Feb 11, 2021
Sadly, the good parts of the film are trapped within the monstrous body of an overly long and average feature film.
Feb 10, 2021
Moody but scattershot, this schlocky-classy retooling of the werewolf movie doesn't achieve its full ambitious potential, but between Ellis' stylish eye and a game cast, it does just enough.
Feb 10, 2021
This is not your average Gothic werewolf film. This one has classy production elements, builds intense suspense and features strong performances.
Feb 8, 2021
If the plot falters a bit at the end, the ride to get there is wild enough to guarantee a mostly good time.
Feb 7, 2021
Eight for Silver is a gritty and grounded gothic period horror featuring an inventive take on the lycanthropy mythology.
Feb 7, 2021
Eight for Silver is a gnarly piece of work that overcomes its flaws thanks to Ellis' visual eye, the creative subversiveness of the werewolf mythology, the reverence to classic horror works and the performances from Boyd Holbrook and Mary Reilly.
Feb 6, 2021
It's nothing that will have the horror fan howling because it's a lot more bark, than bite.
Feb 6, 2021
You can thank its lead for making it a highly compelling watch.
Feb 5, 2021
At the end, you'll probably have wanted a bit more from Eight For Silver because it never quite coalesces into the grand film it wants to be. But the blueprints of that are there.