Maybe I'm desensitized to this hideous gore stuff by now, but I was kinda underwhelmed by the visceral nastiness on display here. Don't get me wrong, it's gross and often intensely horrific, and FX master Greg Nicotero's work is plenty disgusting (though sometimes dampened by jarring digital touches), but the violence rarely rises above the level of what's aired on weekly zombie television, just with an extra jolt of relentlessness. This isn't a complaint, because despite what the marketing suggests,…
Top 5 Reasons To Watch Reindeer Games:
5. One of the dumbest, most convoluted 'twist' endings imaginable.
4. Isaac Hayes' most inexplicable film role. It's baffling.
3. Charlize Theron
2. "I want some fuckin hAAt chAAklAAt... and some pecan fuckin pie."
1. Dennis Farina's inexplicable false teeth.
A truly breathtaking mess of a motion picture.