75

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
The movie's cheap, it's clever - it's even a little scary in places.
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75

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Jennie Punter
A late summer treat. And in case you are wondering, yes, there is mumbling.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
An amusing bauble.
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75

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
Baghead will disappoint gore hounds or anyone looking for an extreme horror experience -- this is more of a comedy-drama than anything else.
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60

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Anybody who missed 2006's excellent indie "The Puffy Chair" has another chance to discover the off-kilter world of the Duplass brothers.
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60

NPR

By Bob Mondello
Spectacularly self-absorbed protagonists step on each other, jockeying first for position, and ultimately for survival.
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60

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
A very short and cheerfully scruffy comedy-thriller.
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50

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
The actors are engaging enough that you only occasionally remember that there really isn't much going on. Then, unfortunately for the audience, something does actually happen.
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50

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
The acting is a big part of Baghead's problem. Three of the four protagonists are played by performers who do little to distinguish themselves.
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38

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
If you walk out after 10 or 15 minutes, you will have seen the best parts of the film.
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62 out of 100
Generally favorable reviews
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