• Released
  • November 5, 2010
  • (Limited 11/5)
  • R , 1 hr 35 min
  • Action/Adventure
    Suspense/Thriller
Red Hill Synopsis
A young police officer must survive his first day's duty in a small country town.
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Critic Ratings

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The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
Like the best westerns, Red Hill is a stripped-down morality tale; like the best horror movies, its true monsters remain cloaked until the...
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
A serving of "True Blood's" Ryan Kwanten in his native accent is the chief selling point of this picturesque, contentedly imitative...
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70

Los Angeles Times

By Robert Abele
Commendably entertaining.
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67

Austin Chronicle

By Marc Savlov
If Red Hill isn't quite a classic, it surely is a work of genuine passion for a genre that's unmistakable, and unkillable.
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63

New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Under writer-producer-director-editor Patrick Hughes, the suspense level is high and the action constant.
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60

Time Out New York

By David Fear
When the movie keeps its focus on retribution and Rambo-esque ambushes, however, this slice of Ozploitation doles out grind-house pleasures...
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50

New York Observer

By Rex Reed
It's a Clint Eastwood role that only proves you can't send a boy to do a man's job.
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50

The A.V. Club

By Noel Murray
The problem is that Hughes fails to imbue this homage with anything personal. Aside from splicing together a policier and a Western,...
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40

Village Voice

By Nick Pinkerton
It's clear that Hughes knows his Midnight Oil, but he's ignorant of the craft of economic action filmmaking. However arguably noble his...
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bad very bad

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Rated R | For Strong bloody violence and language