Manborg (2011)

A half-man, half-cyborg hero seeks the source of his mysterious origins while fighting to reclaim the planet from an infernal tyrant hell bent on destroying humanity. Years ago, a brave human soldier perished in the first war against Hell.… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Horror
DVD Release Date: April 30, 2013
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
William Goss
MSN Movies

A loving, if one-note, recreation of a very particular kind of bygone cinematic experience.

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Brian Orndorf

An acid-washed cornucopia of action and laughs. Short, silly, and superbly crafted with next to no money, Manborg is a delight.

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Henry Northmore
The List

The colour scheme is garish and nausea-inducing but somehow Manborg is endearingly lo-fi DIY entertainment and Kostanski should be applauded for what he's achieved on this minimal budget.

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Peter Howell
Toronto Star

Too bad the story sags, although the padding is a riot.

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Matt Looker

Manborg works first and foremost by being genuinely, legitimately funny.

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Chris Sawin

Manborg is massively cheap, outrageous, and features a lot of overacting but it's also incredibly amusing with ridiculous gore and animation. It's like an homage to your childhood that you can't help but love and hate at the same time.

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Will Salmon
SFX Magazine

There's no escaping the sense that this is a fun idea for a short stretched out to feature length. The joke has worn thin long before the end.

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Flixster Audience Score: 59% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
Over the top ridiculousness is only mildly describing Manborg. This film is homage to 80's low budget Shlockers, and it is a fine little film that is very… More
Gimly M.
Bad on purpose is still kinda bad, but major props for the stop-motion creature design.