Under the Bed Reviews

July 16, 2013
Matches narrative incoherence with one of the most over-the-top portentous scores in horror-cinema history.
June 27, 2016
Once, however, the monster comes out of its hiding place and sheds its psychosexual slough, all that remains is a silly, sub-Joe Dante clash between kids and creature, with a dnouement so bewilderingly arbitrary that disappointment is inevitable.
October 17, 2013
Kids vs. monsters tale that take a while to warm up, but picks up nicely.
August 1, 2013
A standard-issue creepshow, undermined by script holes and a meager budget that brings distinctly subpar effects.
July 29, 2013
Director Miller knows how to orchestrate a jolt, and the blessedly practical creature effects are top-of-the-line, but "Under the Bed" never congeals as a satisfying whole.
July 25, 2013
A fun and gory little spooky tale flaws and all.
July 21, 2013
Unfolds with a nuance and relative level of sophistication that belies its generic title, before eventually succumbing to a haphazard, poorly explained explosion of gore.
July 13, 2013
The film's sense of conviction and psychological nuance never rises above that of the "I Learned It from Watching You" anti-drug PSA.
July 11, 2013
What the production aims to pull off with the picture in the early going isn't where the movie ends up, torching a promising premise on tiresome storytelling and a mangled tonal balance.
July 5, 2013
Under The Bed offers a fresh take on the fabled boogeyman story, delivering an entertaining explanation of what exactly is going "bump in the night" - along with one hell of a horror finale.