Crawl (2011)

A seedy bar-owner hires a mysterious Croatian to murder an acquaintance over an unpaid debt. The crime is carried out, but a planned double-crossing backfires and an innocent waitress suddenly becomes involved. Now a hostage in her own… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 15, 2011
DVD Release Date: February 26, 2013
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Critic Score: 71% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Philip French
Observer (UK)

There's little originality but a decent amount of suspense, a great deal of blood and some promise.

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Anton Bitel
Little White Lies

Great individual scenes do not quite add up to a great film.

Rosie Fletcher
Total Film

The result is gory and stark, but no Blood Simple.

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Rich Cline

Packed with references to classic horror thrillers, this Australian film is a gimmicky freak-out that keeps our pulses racing even if it never really gets under the skin.

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Miles Fielder
The List

It's one thing to pay homage to your favourite filmmakers; it's another to rip them off. If there's a fine line between the two, China has stepped well and truly over it.

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Catherine Shoard

A squeaky door steals the show.

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Shaun Munro
What Culture

Though minimalist to a fault, there's plenty of tension to keep this grisly Aussie thriller bounding along.

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Flixster Audience Score: 18% Flixster User Reviews
The Movie Waffler
A bar owner is double-crossed by the Croatian hitman he hired in this low budget Aussie thriller. Heavily inspired by 'Blood Simple' and 'Red… More