Wolf Creek
Wolf Creek (2005)

A dream vacation turns into a nightmare in this taut thriller from Australia. Ben (Nathan Phillips), Lizzie (Cassandra Magrath), and Kristy (Kestie Morassi) are three friends who, after a night of celebratory drinking, hit the road for a… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: April 11, 2006
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53%
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User Score
49%



Critic Score: 53% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Though Wolf Creek is effectively horrific, it is still tasteless exploitation.

Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly

An unusually crisp and boldly shot Texas Chainsaw Massacre knockoff.

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Lisa Rose
Newark Star-Ledger

It's not your typical holiday attraction, but it should lift the spirits of horror devotees, if no one else.

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Fernando F. Croce
CinePassion

Gets under the skin

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James Berardinelli
ReelViews

What Wolf Creek offers is a competently made horror excursion with an unfortunate reliance upon clichés balanced off by some legitimate shocks.

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Bruce Westbrook
Houston Chronicle

Wolf Creek is wicked and witless -- cruel for the sake of cruelty.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

I just wanted the damn thing to end...

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Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

It's a depressing exercise in just mutilation and torture.

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Mike Clark
USA Today

There's no substitute for bad taste. And this one has it double-barreled, both in the timing of its release and as a movie, one said to be loosely based on fact.

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Lucius Gore
ESplatter

Despite the obvious influences of the original "Chainsaw," "Hills Have Eyes," "Last House," and other kidnap-terror films, you can't predict what is going to happen in this film.

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Flixster Audience Score: 49% Flixster User Reviews
Cameron Sherwell
With a promising start which builds up slowly 'Wolf Creek' had some potential, unfortunately it completely wimps out. Three friends go on vacation… More
Directors Cat
The plot is absolutely asinine and totally ridiculous but this typical grindhouse movie was quite a thrill ride and unlike most modern horror movies didn't… More
Japes .
This movie was so incredibly slow. It's not even like they were developing the characters more in the first hour they were just camping and talking and… More
xGary Xx
Three young tourists travelling in the vast expanses of the outback accept a lift from a seemingly friendly frontiersman but he soon reveals himself to be a… More
Apeneck Fletcher
A vacation to the beautiful Australian outback goes terribly wrong once it is visited by horror's smiling answer to Crocodile Dundee. What possibly could… More
Coxxie Mild Sauce
Crikey, i got a knife through my spinal cord! ugh, Blimee, i got me fingas cut off by your big sharp-like knife! oh, bloody hell, fuck me rusty, mate. i gots me… More