Creature (2011)

An ex-Navy seal (Mehcad Brooks), his girlfriend (Serinda Swan) and their friends head out on a road trip to New Orleans. The group decides to stop at a roadside convenience store owned by Chopper (Sid Haig), who tells them the tale of… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 9, 2011
DVD Release Date: March 20, 2012
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Critic Score: 11% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Ethan Gilsdorf
Boston Globe

Deep in the swampy hearts and minds of some filmmakers, embarrassing stereotypes still fester, gathering moss and slime.

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Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

It is in no way a great movie. But it is a great reminder of what used to be so much fun about bad movies.

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Sean Kernan
We Got This Covered

Creature has no merits to speak of but I am comforted by my ability to overcome my disorientation long enough to recognize how lacking Creature is.

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Neil Genzlinger
New York Times

Doesn't throw in the kind of wit that can turn a formulaic creature feature into a pleasant diversion along the lines of "Lake Placid."

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Mark Olsen
Los Angeles Times

With dependably creepy character actor Sid Haig to goose things along as leader of the locals, "Creature" is delightfully dopey.

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Roger Moore
Tribune News Service

Parents should have it on their Netflix instant queue, ready to buttress their "If you go to acting school, you COULD end up taking your clothes off for some hack for a movie like this."

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James Berardinelli

There is a perverse enjoyment to be had from something this cheesy, although not enough of one that I can recommend sitting through it.

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Bruce Demara
Toronto Star

May have been intended as a homage of sorts to Jaws but it comes across as more like a ripoff of a film that is far, far, far out of its league.

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R. L. Shaffer

An awfully made, awfully acted, awfully plotted, and awfully boring more. In a word, Creature is awful.

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Flixster Audience Score: 16% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
Creature is one of those horror films that had so much potential in being a great film. However the end result is a mediocre film that could have been much… More
Ryan Marshall
Half a star out of **** I wasn't aware that filmmakers still stooped as low as Fred M. Andrews has with "Creature". The film, which is a… More
Devon Bott
So an alligator steals a louisiana man's fiance/sister and in a rage the man eats the alligator and his sister and it mutates him into an alligator man.… More
Jason Cenzano
Everyone seems to be going on about the stereotyping in Creature. I lived in Louisiana for 4 years and, let me tell you, it's not stereotyping if it's… More
The Movie Waffler
If movies have taught me one thing it's that you don't wanna go travelling through rural Louisiana. If you have to get to New Orleans for Mardi Gras… More