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Shock Corridor Reviews

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March 28, 2004
Shock Corridor undercuts its own authority by ham-fisting its protests into a banal plot structure and a totally undisciplined tonal register.
Full Review | Original Score: C-
June 3, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
February 1, 2011
[an] electroshocker of a jeremiad which aims to jangle as many nerves as possible in the shortest time available - subtlety be damned.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
February 26, 2011
And of course there are the nymphos!
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
September 17, 2010
A towering pulp achievement.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
November 27, 2006
| Original Score: 4/5
January 21, 2011
Borrowing an idea from a little-seen Budd Boetticher thriller, Behind Locked Doors (1948), Shock Corridor runs with it, going into crazy, angry places and finishing up as one of Samuel Fuller's greatest masterpieces.
February 18, 2007
As amoral as a room full of nymphs.
Full Review | Original Score: A-
January 18, 2011
It's psychodrama at its most lurid and confrontational...
August 22, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
June 19, 2001
Fuller's low-budgeted masterpiece screams for more recognition.
Full Review | Original Score: B
October 14, 2004
Filmed in Fuller's cigar-in-your-face style, it is a sober but deeply satirical depiction of a modern asylum, in which the patients are clearly intended to remind one of various American political and social philosophies.
| Original Score: 4/5
August 21, 2002
Fascinating Sam Fuller film
| Original Score: 4/5
April 9, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 86/100
June 18, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
October 30, 2014
This 1963 film is harsh, grotesque, and violent-and, incidentally, brilliant in a very original way.
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