Overall Rank: 7738
Average Rating: 2.5/4
# of Ratings: 22
Theatrical Release Date: 10/12/2007
Genre: Horror, Thriller
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Greg McLean
Actors: Heather Mitchell, Mia Wasikoska, John Jarratt, Radha Mitchell, Sam Worthington, Stephen Curry
Quick Movie Reviews
Snoogans - wrote on 09/21/2011
A good creature movie. The crocodile was very convincing and there was some actual tension. Not what I expected.
fifteen% - wrote on 07/10/2009
i didn't understand why critics loved this film. it looks like a direct-to-video quality film to me. i didn't like the acting and the casting was poorly done, i wasn't scared at all, there were no suspense at all! the script were not realistic to me, more like a B-movie.
Full Movie Reviews
Franz Patrick - wrote on 11/03/2008
I decided to see this film for two reasons: Michael Vartan (due to the fact that “Alias” is one of my favorite TV shows and he made the show that much better) and the giant crocodile that eats people. I wanted to experience suspense and see gore–I got exactly what I wanted. This is a typical horror creature film in such a way that the first thirty minutes has nothing going on except show some fantastic views of the setting. Despite of it being cliché, the formula works for me because it leaves room to establish the characters that we’re supposed to care about prior to the crocodile’s feast. In that respect, even though it hits and misses, I thought the film did a mediocre job. Things quickly picked up when the Radha Mitchell and her group of tourists were attacked by the giant …
danand82 - wrote on 09/09/2008
Greg Mclean’s follow up to Wolf Creek is much more than another belaboured creature feature. It is a wonderful exercise in well-crafted tension, avoiding the horror movie pitfalls of staid and superfluous splatter. The plot is simplicity itself but the direction and generally naturalistic performances keep it from falling into cliché. The initial gentle pacing leads to a genuinely thrilling middle act, with a truckload of tension-creating devices slowly exerting more and more pressure on the dwindling human snacks.
The practical effects are squeamishly impressive and a pulsing vein of pitch black humour provides expertly timed release between the thrills. As with Wolf Creek, Mclean captures the terrifyingly isolated beauty of Australia, with every insect intact and the sense of …
Related Movie Lists
Recent Movie Talk Posts
No posts have been made on this movie yet. Be the first to start talking about Rogue!