Wilderness Survival for Girls
Wilderness Survival for Girls (2004)

The thriller Wilderness Survival for Girls concerns a trio of high school girls who end up keeping a stranger captive in the woods.

Rated: R
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Release Date: April 17, 2007
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Critic Score: 50% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post

Like many a horror movie, the unfolding drama has moments that test credulity. Yet writer-directors Eli Despres and Kim Roberts' teasing of genres and handling of actors also hints at psychologically insightful films to come.

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J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

This 2004 debut feature by husband-and-wife team Kim Roberts and Eli Despres is pretty involving, though they strain to develop the girls' relationship problems amid all the suspense, and the plot grows increasingly unlikely.

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Sid Smith
Chicago Tribune

You won't jump out of your seat or grab your neighbor on this one. But you're likely to leave mildly intrigued, with a little something to think about.

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Robert Koehler
Variety

A psychological thriller that establishes interesting situations only to lose its sense of direction.

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Bill Stamets
Chicago Sun-Times

Co-directors and co-writers Eli B. Despres and Kim Roberts make their feature debut with an uneven teens-in-peril thriller.

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Scott Weinberg
DVDTalk.com

Credit is definitely due to writer/directors Kim Roberts and Eli Despres for trying to come up with something a little brainier than "three chicks get killed in a cabin."

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Flixster Audience Score: 37% Flixster User Reviews
Professor Wizenhymer
I think I just love movies too much. Every movie that gets below average rating I end up loving. Wilderness Survival for Girls is about 3 girls who go on a… More