Frontière(s) (Frontier(s))
Frontière(s) (Frontier(s)) (2007)

The banlieues of Paris are burning, and as a young girl from the slums attempts to elude police by hiding out at a sprawling inn near the Luxembourg border she becomes locked in a vicious battle for survival against a group of Neo-Nazi… More

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Rated: NC-17
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Release Date: May 13, 2008
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55%
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54%



Critic Score: 55% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Perhaps slapdash with its aspirations toward message-making, this ultra-gory horror flick nonetheless delivers the bloody goods.

Manohla Dargis
New York Times

The real surprise of Frontier(s) is that this creepy, bloody contemporary gross-out also has some ideas, visual and otherwise, wedged among its sanguineous drips.

John Anderson
Variety

Can a movie be an adrenalin-fueled, blood-gushing thrill ride and still be as boring as dirt? Apparently.

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Bill Gibron
PopMatters

Frontier(s) still finds a way to mine the past while staying rooted in the present. It may seem recognizable, but it's a well made and effective awareness

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Scott Tobias
AV Club

A relentlessly ugly and derivative reworking of The Texas Chain Saw Massacre.

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Lucius Gore
ESplatter

Despite all its primal brutality, Frontier(s) is a deep, intelligent and very political movie.

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Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

Nasty, brutish but--pace Thomas Hobbes--insufficiently short gorefest...nothing more than an exercise in sadism.

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Jim Ridley
Village Voice

It's as relentless as it is hateful, hammily directed and derivative of the dreariest slop in contemporary American horror cinema.

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Felix Gonzalez Jr.
DVD Review

As a political allegory, it has no substance. As a genre piece, it is derivative, but it takes from the best and brings it together reasonably well.

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Staci Layne Wilson
Horror.com

Hardly a trailblazer.

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Flixster Audience Score: 54% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
OOOOh lots of gore here...
Arash Xak
Man this so-called new wave of french horror sucks
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Pretty fucked up movie.
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It might be one of the goriest movies I've ever seen, but unfortunately, it isn't a good one to say the least. It's the oft repeated theme (as in… More
Luke Baldock
The La Haine Multiple Implement Massacre. It's very French and also very vicious. It's easy to see how Xavier Gens wound up directing Hitman. His… More