The Hateful Eight Reviews

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July 9, 2019
The Hateful Eight is worthless, mean-spirited, racial and sexist fetishism doused in schlocky fake blood, and an artist as skilled as Tarantino should know it.
February 21, 2019
By the end I cared little for any of them, which adversely affected my overall enjoyment of the film.
February 5, 2019
When the main takeaway for a movie is its aspect ratio and negative stock, you've got some problems.
November 4, 2018
The shift into postmodern mode in the film's final act is too expository and feels like a belated attempt to inflect a bit of spice to an intelligent, if rather dry, drama.
August 30, 2018
It is so "breathtaking" that you'll be looking at the exit counting down to your chance to run and shower and perhaps lose the expensive lunch you just had.
August 29, 2018
Just in time for Christmas, director Quentin Tarantino gives you a big present drenched in a festive blood red. But it's a present that feels boxed in, and never really opens up.
August 27, 2018
The Hateful Eight is beautifully filmed, and Morricone's score should have escaped to find a better movie. But it's just a bloody sandbox in which Tarantino plays with his favorite toys until it's time to destroy them.
April 16, 2018
[The Hateful Eight] is what you'd expect and hope for in a Tarantino film, but by the edgy auteur's barometer, it's a lesser cut.
October 25, 2017
This is a film of uneven performances and strange decisions.
October 10, 2017
At two hours and 45 minutes, Quentin Tarantino's The Hateful Eight ... burns slowly, but despite a lot of promising sparks fizzles out by the time it gets to its gore-soaked finale.
September 28, 2017
The Hateful Eight may really be sort of terrible.
January 10, 2017
These characters are, as we are told from the outset, all hateful... and they aren't interesting or dynamic enough to overcome that fact.
December 19, 2016
The Hateful Eight often feels more like a sadistic stage play than a movie. [Full review in Japanese]
December 18, 2016
For some years, [Tarantino's] movies have felt less like great films, more like exacting punishments to be nobly endured in the name of Cinema.
August 16, 2016
The Hateful Eight has lots to love, but just as much to abhor, making it an elegant enigma that's as frustrating as it is impressive.
June 16, 2016
Deadly family ties
June 12, 2016
Some of Tarantino's worst instincts are on display in The Hateful Eight, which -- damnit! -- could've been so great.
June 1, 2016
What happened to Tarantino's inventiveness, his insouciant humor?
May 11, 2016
Shock-value use of the 'N-word' was how QT made his bones in Hollywood. 'Hateful' is the culmination of a body of work engineered to liberate the N-word from PC-lockdown.
March 15, 2016
Bloated and hilariously self-indulgent.
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