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Piranha Synopsis
Hordes of man-eating fish are accidentally released in the waters surrounding a vacation resort.

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Philadelphia Inquirer

What really matters is that the film works. It's a genuinely suspenseful, no-holds-barred masterpiece of sex 'n' horror exploitation.
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80

Time Out New York

By Joshua Rothkopf
Roger Corman could only dream of producing a movie this stupefyingly gory and loaded with exposed flesh, making the updated Piranha that...
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75

Movieline

By Stephanie Zacharek
There's a degree of gruff integrity at work for at least two-thirds of Alexandre Aja's grindhouse piranhapalooza Piranha 3D, in which a...
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
A pitch-perfect, guilty-pleasure serving of late-summer schlock that handily nails the tongue-in-cheek spirit of the Roger Corman original.
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
I call Piranha 3D ''exploitation,'' rather than a quality scare movie, because it serves up well-timed gross-outs instead of genuine...
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63

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Piranha 3D ends the summer on a note of shamelessly entertaining B movie bottomfeeding.
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50

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
Piranha 3D is more funny than disgusting, even when screen fills with half-nude swimmers, bobbing like human dumplings in a roiling vat of...
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40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
There are few real scares, though, and even fewer actual laughs. Despite several obvious gags, Aja never captures the spoofy fun of the...
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38

Orlando Sentinel

By Roger Moore
It's not as scary as it needs to be or as clever as it thinks it is, but the new 3D version of "Piranha" is at least as gimmicky as those...
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25

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
The film's centerpiece is a massacre at a wet T-shirt contest, which the horror director Alexandre Aja has a good time staging (yes, Eli...
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Waste of Money

By jmccloy77
I knew i should have stuck to my gut and not watched this. But i decided to watch it. I felt like i wasted my money. It was not a good movie. Its definately not one to take kids too. There is a lot...

Five Word Review

By Demon Child
Mostly TA Nudity Boozing Trash...

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By nica-vane
funny accion suspend homor ***...

PIRAHHA

By muscatfour
WOSRT MOVIE EVER,THEY WENT TO FAR ON THIS MOVIE,NO RESPECT FOR THE VIEWER...

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By Femanon
Bloody Awesome Cameos Summer Flick...

This movie was pitiful!

By songbyrd226
I thought this movie was very poorly put together and had no rhyme or reason to the plot! What a phenomenal waste of time and money. Don't waste your time going to see this crap....

OMG!! I WASTE OF TWO HOURS OF MY LIFE!

By bigladysoul
I am a mother who took her adult daughter, adult son and his girlfriend and was humiliated by the soft porn. Besides that factor the storyline was insepid. The writing and dialogue was beyond...

def not for kids or anyone with a weak stomach or can't handle tons of nudity

By lucky_guy
but overall me & my girl thought it was great movie but it was very hot in the barstow theater :(...

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Rated R
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 16+ Extremely gory Jaws rip-off is too much for kids.
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DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF