Mayhem Reviews

December 30, 2018
Mayhem is an energetic genre flick that moves at a ferocious pace. But contrived dialogue and a bewildering narrative tarnish this otherwise enjoyable pulp effort.
November 10, 2017
At some point just past the middle, it goes on autopilot.
November 10, 2017
Mayhem channels rage at an unfair society and the bullshit that trickles down from the Powers That Be into a paean to uncontrolled anger.
November 10, 2017
"Mayhem" is a frantic, blood-splattered, rock 'n' roll action-horror-comedy that plays like a killer cross between "Crank" and "Office Space."
November 10, 2017
Though it's not particularly inventive, the film has a fine time pitting office-dwellers against each other.
Top Critic
November 9, 2017
For how much is going on, with nail guns and scissor-stabbings and one very unconvincing dislocated tongue, the chaos can feel as sterile as a Wednesday morning meeting.
November 9, 2017
While Lynch has experience delivering breezy action, "breezy" can shade into "frivolous" - or even "forgettable."
November 9, 2017
Joe Lynch's fantastically creative, subversive and Tarantino-esque Mayhem stands alone as an entertainingly bloody and dark and twisted social satire - but it's even more satisfying for those of us who loved Steven Yeun's Glenn on The Walking Dead.
November 9, 2017
"Mayhem" embraces its pulpy title with fighting-and-fornicating glee. Neither innovative nor particularly clever, the movie understands its mission and benefits from Mr. Yeun's unfailing air of basic decency.
November 8, 2017
Here comes Mayhem, with a wild mix of white-collar beatdowns and bloodshed that will indeed satisfy all the hard-working nine-to-fivers.
March 21, 2017
Call it "Margin Call Goes to Hell," and you'd be pretty close to the mark