Straw Dogs Reviews

January 10, 2019
A declining industry has invested over a million dollars In a new form of pornography for which the public are demonstrating they have an Insatiable appetite. That is the problem.
September 24, 2011
It ends up hackneyed, unnecessary, and clichd, improved only by the A-list acting talent and slickness of the production values.
July 16, 2009
The script... relies on shock and violence to tide it over weakness in development, shallow characterization and lack of motivation.
October 23, 2004
The most offensive thing about the movie is its hypocrisy; it is totally committed to the pornography of violence, but lays on the moral outrage with a shovel.
May 20, 2003
Mr. Peckinpah has made some good films (Ride the High Country) and a couple of great films (The Wild Bunch, The Ballad of Cable Hogue) -- which may be why Straw Dogs is a special disappointment.