Idle Hands Synopsis
A teen's (Devon Sawa) right hand becomes possessed by the devil.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Exhibiting high spirits and a crazed comic energy. It doesn't quite work, but it goes down swinging--with a disembodied hand.
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60

Film Threat

By Ron Wells
Hey, it's not "Gone With the Wind" or even "Nightmare on Elm Street", so don't expect a masterpiece. You get a little nudity, a lot of...
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50

Entertainment Weekly

Let us now praise Seth ''Scott Evil'' Green, whose beautiful delivery of otherwise generic wisecracks is all that stands between this...
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38

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Ill-timed "Hands" has a very limited grasp of comedy.
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38

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
This briefly inspired bit of surreality quickly descends into gratuitous bondage, mayhem and dumb humour, marking the usual progression...
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30

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
There's about half an hour's worth of sickly amusing material here...Unfortunately, that leaves a solid hour's worth of witless screaming,...
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Bob Graham
When a movie sets out to be awful and achieves its goal, does that make it a success?
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25

Chicago Tribune

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It's got the sex. It's got the violence. And, most important, it has an array of pot-centered jokes that might be funny to someone under...
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25

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
There's just one problem: it's not scary and it's not funny...Idle Hands transcends that mundane level of badness into the realm of gross...
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0

USA Today

By Staff [Not Credited]
It's an unholy mess.
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Love, love, love this movie

By redyeah
This is at the top of the horror-comedy on my list. The horror itself is the humor, which is key to making it on the list. Laughing the whole time, everytime I watch it....

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