Crazy as Hell
Crazy as Hell (2002)

A psychiatrist confronts a new client whose problems may not be all in his head in this drama. Dr. Ty Adams (Michael Beach) is a well-known psychiatrist who has earned no small amount of controversy for his blunt and… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 27, 2002
DVD Release Date: February 25, 2003
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Jan Stuart

This dramatically shaky contest of wills only reiterates the old Hollywood saw: Evil is interesting and good is boring.

Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

Despite its flaws, Crazy as Hell marks an encouraging new direction for La Salle.

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Donald J. Levit
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

'Crazy as Hell' leaves viewers with something to think about after the screen goes dead and the house-lights come on.

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Megan Turner
New York Post

A morality tale whose thought-provoking potential is hampered by a made-for-TV look, rigid performances and an asinine 'twist' that brazenly rips off The Sixth Sense.

Ernest Hardy
L.A. Weekly

So much about the film is loopy and ludicrous ... that it could have been a hoot in a bad-movie way if the laborious pacing and endless exposition had been tightened.

Marshall Fine
Journal News (Westchester, NY)

A great ending doesn't make up for a weak movie, and Crazy as Hell doesn't even have a great ending.

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Dave Kehr
New York Times

The film is a verbal duel between two gifted performers.

Mark Holcomb
Village Voice

An allegory concerning the chronically mixed signals African American professionals get about overachieving could be intriguing, but the supernatural trappings only obscure the message.

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Glenn Whipp
Los Angeles Daily News

A fairly engaging, if overly simplistic, comic thriller.

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Flixster Audience Score: 53% Flixster User Reviews
Barry Lappin
Brilliant with an excellent twist