Jug Face
Jug Face (2013)

JUG FACE tells the story of a pregnant teen trying to escape a backwoods community when she discovers that she may be sacrificed to a mysterious pit. The entity in the pit requires a life for keeping the community safe. The face of the… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: October 15, 2013
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Critic Score: 78% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Farran Smith Nehme
New York Post

This morbid, cruel movie seems leached of all things that might inadvertently give viewers pleasure.

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Rob Nelson
Variety

An impressively oozing slab of indie horror that bodes well for first-time writer-director Chad Crawford Kinkle.

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Austin Trunick
Under the Radar

Jug Face is part supernatural horror and part nutso cult escape flick, but it never fully commits to either.

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Nicolas Rapold
New York Times

Some low-budget manifestations of the supernatural jazz up the frights now and again, but as the novelty of worshiping a hole in the ground fades, the film paints itself into a corner.

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Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times

Kinkle shows welcome restraint in pacing his grimy little tale, even if the sum of its parts never quite feels like more than an admirably rendered campfire yarn.

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Marsha McCreadie
RogerEbert.com

"Jug Face" is not uniformly polished, yet it's a breakthrough, not so much for gore, or terror, but because the director can truly do tension, maybe a harder trick to pull off.

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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

Creepy atmospherics enliven this idiosyncratic chiller.

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Pete Vonder Haar
Village Voice

Kinkle shows a deft hand at pacing and the gore is kept to a minimum.

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Matt Donato
We Got This Covered

Jug Face becomes incredibly more terrifying once the themes of death are allowed to sink in, lingering in your mind hours after Kinkle's movie ends.

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Flixster Audience Score: 34% Flixster User Reviews
MisterYoda ?
four stars...
Greg S
In an insular rural moonshiners' community, a malevolent pit periodically demands the sacrifice of whoever's face appears on a jug. If you can buy… More