Hell Baby Synopsis
Jack (Rob Corddry) and Vanessa (Leslie Bibb) are an expectant couple that moves into the most haunted fixer-upper in New Orleans -- a house with a deadly demonic curse.
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The Dissolve

By Nathan Rabin
It’s modest, scrappy, and resourceful, a low-budget comedy that makes the most of a central setting and a cast packed with gifted...
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70

Los Angeles Times

By Robert Abele
Its modest (if occasionally gross-out) stabs at genre parody rarely insult our intelligence and even allow for the kind of retro deadpan...
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70

Village Voice

By Stephanie Zacharek
The movie is delightfully crude in places (including an instance of relay puking) and just plain silly-clever in others.
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63

Slant Magazine

By Chuck Bowen
Robert Ben Garant and Thomas Lennon display a freewheelin' sense of invention that should be watched closely, because they have the raw...
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58

The Playlist

By Gabe Toro
Hell Baby works as a joke factory first and foremost, a collection of tropes (some mocked) second, and a movie a distant third.
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50

Film.com

By William Goss
Given Garant and Lennon’s background on “The State” and “Reno 911,” their scattershot approach as filmmakers isn’t especially surprising;...
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50

RogerEbert.com

By Simon Abrams
Like bad houseguests, the creators of Hell Baby overstay their welcome.
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50

New York Post

By Sara Stewart
The birth of the titular infant — what the whole movie’s leading up to — is just an anticlimactic mess.
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38

USA Today

By Scott Bowles
Hell Baby is what happens when you try to parody a parody. The result is a film that's less than half as funny as its predecessor, and a...
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10

Variety

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Tedious and tasteless in equal measure, the lazy horror parody Hell Baby gives grossout comedy a bad name.
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HELL BABY

By thedoctor777
Don't waste your valuable time on the piece of pure junk. It is without a second thought of being totally trash from start to finish. I'm not going to waste my time any longer on it either. RUN RUN...

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Great cast squandered

By jsberck
I'm a fan of everyone in this movie. The fact that this flick opened on a single screen in NYC indicates the justified low expectations of the studio for this film. Just awful....

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Rated R | For for bloody violence, graphic nudity, sexual content, language and some drug use
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Not for kids Vulgar, lowbrow horror-comedy has extreme blood and gore.
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