Why Don't You Play in Hell? Reviews

August 28, 2018
As much as the film overflows with blood, the movie's other major problem is that it overflows with contrived plot and incident.
May 24, 2016
It's sentimentally absurd, violent, frenetic, trashy, romantic and filled with loud pop music.
January 25, 2015
sporadically feels like a heartfelt love letter to the cinema and filmmaking - one that's inked in blood
November 6, 2014
Goofball antics and a terrific, raucous finale can't make up for the essential slackness of its repetitive comedy and punk chest thumping.
November 5, 2014
A Quentin Tarantino knockoff from Japan, "Why Don't You Play in Hell?" has some of the master's nutty energy but little of his cleverness.
November 2, 2014
The whole over-the-top on-screen affair is chaotic with loads of crosscutting that lead up to an outrageous half-hour skirmish with so much blood on the screen you can imagine you're watching a tour of a Heinz ketchup factory.
September 13, 2013
Sion Sono trawls sub-Tarantino B-movie-pastiche territory with this tedious, over-the-top gorefest.
September 13, 2013
Weird and woolly and sporadically amusing.