Overall Rank: 8338
Average Rating: 2.5/4
# of Ratings: 21
Theatrical Release Date: 03/17/2017
Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 06/27/2017
Genre: Horror, Thriller
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Greg McLean
Actors: Michael Rooker, Tony Goldwyn, Adria Arjona, John C. McGinley, John Gallagher Jr., Sean Gunn
Plot: A group of 80 Americans find themselves trapped in a high-rise in Bogata, Colombia. There they are forced to participate in a twisted social experiment - one in which the outcome is simple: kill or be killed. -- Chris Kavan
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Chris Kavan - wrote on 07/07/2018
Imagine if The Hunger Games were rated R and combined with Office Space - that's right, white-collar, blood-soaked mayhem ensues. I wasn't expecting much out of The Belko Experiment, but I have to say it did what it did well. It puts regular people in an impossible situation (kill or be killed) and we watch as this small piece of humanity descends into madness. The plot has been done before in different ways, but it still feels fresh enough here, with a wicked satirical edge, that it's worth watching.
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Indyfreak - wrote on 08/11/2017
Bloody, gory, deranged, and surprisingly enough, a darkly comical thrill ride. The Belko Experiment basically crosses the passive aggressive social commentary in works such as Office Space with the gruesome violence from schlock such as The Purge or to a lesser extent, The Hunger Games.
Director Greg McLean flexes his muscles with the blood and guts splatterfest. There is some exciting and intense action mixed with some pretty dark and sadistic violence. It's unflinchingly brutal.
At the same time though, the humor and satirical elements are pretty funny. It helps that the cast isn't bad either. The cast is made up of "oh yea that guy" actors and actresses, some of whom made a few horror movies or similar genres. Admittedly, the characters are introduced with one quirk or personality …
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Christian - wrote on 2018-02-19 04:58
if you liked "would you rather" or "cheap thrills" or "13 sins" then you will love it
Bhoomi - wrote on 2017-08-17 01:04
Hey how was this movie. Can you explain a little bit?