The Hills Run Red
The Hills Run Red (2009)

Dark Castle Home Entertainment and Warner Premiere collaborate for this shocker about a film fanatic whose quest to procure a print of a notorious slasher movie leads him and two friends on a trek into the backwoods where the film was… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: June 12, 2009
DVD Release Date: September 29, 2009
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Critic Score: 57% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

It's the blood, gore and nudity that captures the eye of the casual fan.

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Todd Gilchrist

The Hills Run Red is an example of the kind of horror movie that gets a pass from forgiving genre fans, but its clumsy, obvious execution will otherwise not likely entertain (much less scare) anyone else.

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Sean Axmaker

... the rare self-aware horror by an unabashed fan of the genre that works on its own terms.

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Anton Bitel
Projected Figures

a horror film about horror films, replete with not only crowd-pleasing shock and gore but also funny deconstructions of the fixed clichés of slash and dash... but there is little here we have not seen before, ironic self-referentiality and all.

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis of those movies with a promising premise and little follow-through.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Chills, thrills, and gory, gory kills...

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Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton
Dread Central

This is disturbing, merciless horror ... the way it should be. See it now.

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Flixster Audience Score: 33% Flixster User Reviews
jd cryptic
A sloppy, but fun horror film. It's pretty cheesy and the acting is not so great, but Sophie Monk keeps the film smoking hot and the violence is pumped up… More
Dean McKenna
This straight-to-DVD horror film is familiar as <i>Friday the 13th</i> meets Australia's <i>Cut</i>. I couldn't stand and… More
Dean King
An above average straight to DVD slasher. Surprised could have done ok at the cinema. A creepy looking killer, good location, quite a few familiar faces in the… More
Steve K
I'll cut this one some slack for trying to be more than just another slasher film (though that is what it is at the end). The story includes ideas of… More
Alex roy
The Hills Run Red is one of the most brutal, violent and disturbing horror films of recent memory. The story is original and terrifying. The acting is decent.… More
A.D. Villarreal
An impressive and likeable newgen slasher marred slightly by an unimpressive ending. This doesnt ruin the overall enjoyment fortunately but it does lose half a… More