Critters
Critters (1986)

Mutant escapees from a distant prison planet crash-land in Kansas and proceed to chew up much of the surrounding environment, including cows and entire farms. Two inept bounty hunters (Don Keith Opper, Terrence Mann) are sent to earth to… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: August 5, 2003
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Critic Score: 57% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Douglas Pratt
DVDLaser

A variety of modest but well-executed special effects enlivens the otherwise run-of-the-mill effort about carnivorous aliens terrorizing a farm. The farm wins.

Stefan Birgir Stefansson
sbs.is

a fun "gremling-inspired" movie

Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

Entirely enjoyable B-level sci-fi throwback.

Michael Ferraro
Film Threat

Black balls that kill... what more can be said?

Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

Not a bad little Gremlins' rip-off.

Clint Morris
Moviehole

"Gremlins on Acid" - as wacky as it is wicked, loads of fun

Eric Henderson
Slant Magazine

Critters as a franchise has nothing on the Nightmare on Elm Street films, but it's proven popular enough with Gen X-ers who forward "You know you're a child of the '80s if..." emails to all their office mates.

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Flixster Audience Score: 45% Flixster User Reviews
Tyler Robertson
Critters involves weird, small, and somewhat humurous creatures from outer space landing in Kansas and terrorizing a family in thier farm. This movie has been… More
Lee ?
Juvenille but ocassionally amusing and fun. Doesn't beat Gremlins though.
AJ Verser
Some may be reminded of Gremlins hearing about this movie, but it is very different. The back story is more fantastical for example, and the critters do not… More
Tim Salmons
Wonderfully zany little horror romp that would go on to pump out 3 sequels.
Alex roy
Interesting horror comedy from director Stephen Herek following alien like fury creatures who feed on anything and create havoc in the process. a well made… More
Phil Hubbs
Classic horror comedy I saw when I was a mere kiddie :) can't remember how I saw it but the fantastic original hand drawn VHS cover may have had something… More

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