Pathology (2008)

Milo Ventimiglia (of the blockbuster TV series Heroes), headlines this dark crime thriller, which marks the sophomore directorial outing of Marc Schoelermann, following the 2006 telemovie Hexxx. Ventimiglia portrays a young intern, newly… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: April 18, 2008
DVD Release Date: September 23, 2008
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Critic Score: 43% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Mark Olsen
Los Angeles Times

Gleefully brimming with body parts and bad behavior, Pathology is a fun piece of flamboyant tastelessness.

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Scott Tobias
AV Club

Much like Crank, it's the guiltiest of guilty pleasures.

Lucius Gore

To put things into perspective, the campier "Saw" films are all better -- and more clever ...

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Peter Debruge

Like its characters, the pic is too clever for its own good, allowing the meticulously researched scenario to be undone by implausible behavior and gaping plot holes.

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Sandy MacDonald
Boston Globe

Even squeamish viewers are apt to be captivated by the tight, credible scripting; these 20-somethings talk and behave like today's irony-clad young sophisticates. And whatever your opinion of the subject matter, you can't fault the filmmaking.

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Jules Brenner
Cinema Signals

Comes off as a semi-absurd variant of the horror mystique cheating the potentials of impeccable production values.

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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

A particularly nasty slice of medical-themed horror, Marc Scholermann's film is the sort of thriller in which the tenderest scene depicts an autopsy.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a sporadically compelling yet hopelessly inconsequential piece of work.

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Pete Hammond
Boxoffice Magazine

Existing somewhere in a world between Flatliners, Saw and Last Tango in Paris, this oversexed, over the top, underwritten medical horror flick won't come anywhere near the success of those films.

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Flixster Audience Score: 39% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
Bizarre. Bloody. Go in with low expectations, because this most definitely went for style, not substance.
Dead Angel
This was sick. Not boring but not entertaining either. I did felt curious to see what happens next. Does people really get used to a dead body that they can… More
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Ginny  X
A conversation @ work about folks who deal with death as a profession 24/7 lead my co-worker suggesting this movie to me. Im just curious really about the… More
Lee ?
A grim and morbidly twisted thriller about a group of medical students who partake in a sick game of "guess how they were killed" as each take turns… More
Bruce Bruce
This one had about the same theme that a lot of slasher movies seem to run with these days. Some College students who are going to be pathologist start a little… More