What Keeps You Alive Reviews

August 24, 2018
The dead center of the movie is a protracted rowboat chase no amount of thumping music can rescue. What Keeps You Alive barely picks up from there.
August 23, 2018
The queer aspect initially makes it feel subversive, but What Keeps You Alive is conventional from the get-go.
August 23, 2018
An increasingly preposterous and pretentious horror thriller that's low on scares, intelligence and suspense.
August 21, 2018
It feels as if Minihan's most exciting elements are buried under the bloodshed and menace, in service of dour brutality that is definitely brutalizing, but decidedly lacking in heft.
August 20, 2018
If Hannah Emily Anderson's performance was as fully imagined as Brittany Allen's, then What Keeps You Alive might have attained the emotional dimensions of a robust psychodrama.
August 20, 2018
The fake-endings and flimsy manipulations pile up, until the very last frame of the film - in which Minihan adds a sound cue likely to inspire derisive snorts from viewers who've gone with him thus far.
August 20, 2018
What Keeps You Alive squanders its casting with a formulaic story, predictable twists, and a screenplay so hackneyed you can guess lines before they're said.
April 27, 2018
A mostly solid cat and mouse thriller doesn't quite stick the landing.