Wilderness Survival For Girls
Wilderness Survival For Girls (2004)

The thriller Wilderness Survival for Girls concerns a trio of high school girls who end up keeping a stranger captive in the woods.

Rated: R
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DVD Release Date: April 17, 2007
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Critic Score: 50% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post

Like many a horror movie, the unfolding drama has moments that test credulity. Yet writer-directors Eli Despres and Kim Roberts' teasing of genres and handling of actors also hints at psychologically insightful films to come.

J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

This 2004 debut feature by husband-and-wife team Kim Roberts and Eli Despres is pretty involving, though they strain to develop the girls' relationship problems amid all the suspense, and the plot grows increasingly unlikely.

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Sid Smith
Chicago Tribune

You won't jump out of your seat or grab your neighbor on this one. But you're likely to leave mildly intrigued, with a little something to think about.

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Robert Koehler

A psychological thriller that establishes interesting situations only to lose its sense of direction.

Bill Stamets
Chicago Sun-Times

Co-directors and co-writers Eli B. Despres and Kim Roberts make their feature debut with an uneven teens-in-peril thriller.

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Scott Weinberg

Credit is definitely due to writer/directors Kim Roberts and Eli Despres for trying to come up with something a little brainier than "three chicks get killed in a cabin."

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Flixster Audience Score: 37% Flixster User Reviews
Professor Wizenhymer
I think I just love movies too much. Every movie that gets below average rating I end up loving. Wilderness Survival for Girls is about 3 girls who go on a… More