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Stage Fright

Overview


Genre :

Horror, Musical

Release Date :

May 09, 2014 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Jerome Sable

Starring :

Allie MacDonald, Douglas Smith, Minnie Driver, Meat Loaf, Kent Nolan, Brandon Uranowitz, Ephraim Ellis, Melanie Leishman

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

1.5 of 4

“..the film spins out of control so messily that no one in the audience will be crying "bravo" or "encore"..”
by Bruce DeMara [Toronto Star]
2 of 4

“..starts out as a funny musical mashup - "Glee" meets "Friday the 13th" - but winds up indulging slasher-flick cliches instead of spoofing them..”
by Kyle Smith [New York Post]
“..nothing else in Stage Fright, a horror-musical hybrid that plays like a sleepy, off-brand Troma movie, is as good as Meat Loaf..”
by Simon Abrams [Village Voice]
Review rate : B

“..it's half Friday the 13th, half Phantom of the Paradise, and just cheesy enough to work..”
by Keith Staskiewicz [Entertainment Weekly]
1.5 of 4

“.."Stage Fright" doesn't deliver the goods with sufficient spirit. It lacks the sparkle to be a truly killer show..”
by Mark Jenkins [Washington Post]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Liam Lacey [Globe and Mail]

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