August 29, 2019
At a mere 85 minutes, the film feels stretched beyond belief, and if there are any genuine prayers to be had for the film, it's for the end that never comes soon enough.
February 17, 2014
Hellbenders doesn't take any risks, leaving the horror at too low a level and trying to get comedy from a situation where there isn't any, making this nothing more than a very forgettable film.
October 26, 2013
It's a shame this story about sinning saints doesn't provide the necessary shock and awe entertainment, because director J.T. Petty is sitting on some serious cult cinema potential - it just never is achieved.
October 18, 2013
Expends so much time and effort in trying to become the next big cult sensation that it never gets around to simply being a good movie.
October 17, 2013
Hellbenders mostly feels like a doodle, an amiable lark that will amuse genrephiles and anyone else with their sights set appropriately low.