Baghead Synopsis
Two couples retreat to a log cabin to write the great American screenplay only to find themselves stalked by a mysterious man with a bag on his head.
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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...
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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...
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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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This film is actually hilarious

By rzr
Quirky comedy, not horror, but a great riff on indie filmmaking full of clever, bitterly funny moments and real, believable performances. (I don't think people should be allowed to actually VOTE on a...

baggot

By greenieblade
this movie looks pretty funny i have to admit, but on the other hand... NOT SCARY AT ALL. i might go but i will probably get the same feeling from this movie as i did from texas chainsaw massacre... ...

Baghead

By smt0922
I've seen several of the Duplass Brother's Movies and they keep getting better and better. While Baghead is not your typical horror movie (don't expect too much "scary") it is extremely well...

kljkl

By austin55
looks realy suckishes...

A bag of fun.

By wprphd
Both funny and, at a couple of points, scary. I could empathize with each of the characters and they seemed believable. I guess a lot of the dialog was semi-spontaneous; in this case that worked...

Baghead

By jmarshallash
Amaturish. Weak actors. Slightly interesting plot after a very long slow start. We felt quite mislead by Ordona, the L A Times critic who gave it 3.5 stars. One star would be plenty....

Baghead

By picking_great_movie-seats
After recently seeing some Hollywood mega movies, with tons of special effects, Baghead was a breath of fresh air. It is a tribute to the low budget, indi film and the camera angles, as wells as the...

FUNYY

By Dominicangrocery bag
FUN MOVIE CREEPIER THAN I EXPECTED WORTH RENTING MORE THAN BUYING...

Baghead is notgood

By Emmie1124
wean i saw the trailer of baghead it is dumb becuse bagheads are not good...

who cares

By Caveboy0
i have seen the trailers and it just isn't my kind of movie. for instance i don't care much for horror and why make a movie that is the two genres that don't go together there opposites. horrors is...

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Rated R | For language, some sexual content and nudity