Bad Kids of Crestview Academy
Bad Kids of Crestview Academy (2017)

Based on the best-selling graphic novel series, a group of spoiled "bad kids" have been placed in Saturday detention at the prestigious Crestview Academy. After one of the kids locks away their teacher, they find themselves… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 13, 2017
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Andy Webster
New York Times

"It's time to break stereotypes, not reinforce them!" Headmaster Nash says at one point. Alas, not in this movie.

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Andrew Marshall
Starburst

Bad Kids of Crestview Academy is certainly a film aware of how inherently daft it is, but it's nowhere near good enough to praise, nor does it reach the levels of endearingly bad in the way a legion of cult movies have remained popular.

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Matt Donato
We Got This Covered

Ben Browder's follow-up to Bad Kids Go To Hell is less stylized and more generic, even with the same private-school mean streak.

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Kimber Myers
Los Angeles Times

Why does this movie exist and how does it succeed in failing on every level?

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Todd Jorgenson
Cinemalogue.com

Amid all the gory visual gimmicks, it's impossible to sympathize with any of these spoiled brats or their attempts to survive the carnage.

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Edward Douglas
Film Journal International

A genuinely ugly and misguided attempt at merging dark comedy with gore.

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April Wolfe
L.A. Weekly

The film sorely misses the kinds of cheesy character tics and attributes that make low-budget gems sing with self-awareness, la the best of Roger Corman.

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Brian Orndorf
Blu-ray.com

Despite its lively origins as a graphic novel, the film is hopelessly dull.

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Flixster Audience Score: 97% Flixster User Reviews
Gimly M.
However minor the charms of the first Bad Kids movie might have been, its sequel lacks them entirely. It holds on to the unnecessarily convoluted mess of a plot… More