Stuck
Stuck (2008)

Re-Animator director Stuart Gordon takes the helm for this disturbing tale of a compassionate retirement-home caregiver whose life is turned upside down after a gruesome hit-and-run accident leaves a severely injured homeless man lodged… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: October 14, 2008
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Critic Score: 72% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Steeped in gallows humor, Stuck is a taut, tense examination of a tragic accident.

Nigel Floyd
Time Out

Gordon has directed drama, such as Mamet's 'Edmond', but also visceral horror movies like 'Re-Animator'. Elements of both are evident in this taut psychological thriller.

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Bruce Demara
Toronto Star

Stuck gives a boost to the dramatic elements of the story, while preserving the stern lesson about a society crumbling under the weight of self-interest and moral decay.

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Steve Newton
Georgia Straight

Stuck is not only the most entertaining horror flick to hit North American theatres this year, it's arguably the top Canadian shocker of all time.

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J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

As the title of this splatter comedy by writer-director Stuart Gordon indicates, he's like a bug stuck to her windshield, and that's about the level of humanity and insight one can expect here.

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Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail

You might hope for fiction to bring insight to senseless cruelty, rather than augment the ignominy of the original crime.

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Renee Schonfeld
Common Sense Media

Darkly funny morality tale for mature gore lovers.

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David Edelstein
New York Magazine/Vulture

It's a grueling little noirish thriller with slasher-worthy gore.

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Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel

Stuck lost me the moment it started going for cheap laughs. Are we really meant to snicker at his suffering and at this awful, awful woman?

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Fernando F. Croce
CinePassion

A compact, lurid tabloid item that blows the lid off mundane human insensitivity

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Flixster Audience Score: 55% Flixster User Reviews
Lady D'arbanville
It truly amazes me that they couldn?t come up with a better name at least! Perhaps that?s why this film was free to watch on my rental package. The idea of… More
Nicki Marie
Very farfetched... I couldn't believe at the beginning it says it is a true story.... wow, they must have really done some improvising with it! Anyhow,… More
Emily Armstrong
Oooh. This is a really gritty and interesting movie about realistic (sickeningly so) villainy. Nothing that happens in this movie is simple, and it would be a… More
Gordon A
Serviceable B-movie schlock horror with atleast an original premise if not execution.
Dean L
This movie was terribly difficult to watch. Not because it was a bad film, but because it felt so raw and real in a way that made the viewer very intentionally… More
jd cryptic
Stuart Gordon makes lots of strange choices with his films. I love his work, but Stuck was the strangest of his choices, to me anyway. I really didn't care… More