Ready or Not Reviews

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February 18, 2021
There are only so many clever gags the filmmakers can include before it becomes obvious they're trying to cover up holes of their own making.
February 5, 2021
Ready or Not provides a new take on the slasher-in-a-mansion model; a little muddled at times, but thoroughly fun.
January 31, 2021
A crowd-pleaser with some laughs and a giddily gory climax.
January 29, 2021
Ready or Not's B-movie thrills and kills are sure to guarantee at least a passably good time.
December 30, 2020
Devilish fun with a tour de force lead performance from breakout star Samara Weaving.
December 7, 2020
A remarkably strong ending fixes many of the storyline and pacing issues.
November 21, 2020
What elevates this above other genre entries is its biting social commentary as it mercilessly skewers the 1% and the lengths they go to attain and maintain their wealth.
November 6, 2020
One of the biggest surprises of 2019, this was a horror film with some edgy humor inserted inside the usual "one night to survive or die" plot construction.
October 1, 2020
This 2019 horror comedy is a completely unexpected gem that puts a real sinister twist on a childhood game. Full of witty humor and tense drama, thanks to its well-balanced script, Ready or Not is surely set for cult status.
September 24, 2020
It's as horrifying as it is hilarious.
August 28, 2020
Ready or Not may not play with convention as successfully as it clearly has a desire to, but for the most part it is a suitably gnarly and surprisingly funny ride that very much knows what tone it is wanting to strike.
August 19, 2020
Shotgun wedding takes on a new meaning.
August 16, 2020
It plays to the rafters with its punch-the-air gore and casts Weaving as one of the most rootable protagonists in the genre's recent past.
August 15, 2020
Gore-filled mayhem ensues in this unexpectedly awesome Halloween treat. There's a hint of Uma Thurman's Kill Bill ass-kicking fury as a lace-dressed Grace fights back, and a whole stack of gross out special effects as things get ultra vicious
August 2, 2020
I'm not moved by the gore or the slapstick humor used by those characters who celebrate the ritual of brutality. The narrative lacks intensity. [Full review in Spanish]
July 24, 2020
Sometimes you watch a trailer so bonkers that you go into the movie expecting it to be awesomely bad. Then, as you sit and watch the movie itself, you realize that you actually underestimated the filmmakers.
July 24, 2020
Nutty, nerve-shredding and fiendish fast-paced fun throughout.
July 9, 2020
Co-Directors Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett cleverly infused both horror and comedy into this wickedly fun treat.
July 8, 2020
The pitch-black humor cuts through like a knife, where mayhem and viciousness are both played for shock and laughs.
June 27, 2020
It finds the appropriate balance where it's deadly serious while simultaneously having its tongue firmly planted in cheek, all while moving at a brisk pace.
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