50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
This would-be cult film is unlikely to inspire "Rocky Horror"-style devotion.
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50

Film Threat

Only time will tell whether REPO! can live up to its cult potential, but the potential is most definitely there.
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50

Austin Chronicle

By Marc Savlov
It's not often you come across a film as unique as this, and while my taste for liver, lights, and sweetbreads isn't what it once was, this is still a fine post-Halloween aperitif, with guts to spare.
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50

Premiere

While Repo! is obviously no "Zauberflöte," it does offer up spectacle on an operatic scale.
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40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Check out the trailer before you commit to this one; if it's for you, you'll know instantly. And if it's not, you'll know that, too.
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40

The New York Times

By Nathan Lee
Feels destined to please a campy coterie of fans and no one else.
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38

New York Post

By Kyle Smith
There probably aren't enough futuristic Goth rock musicals, but Repo! The Genetic Opera is weak on a couple of things a musical needs: music and lyrics.
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33

Entertainment Weekly

If steampunk bloodbaths aren't for you, it's a long wait for the fat lady to sing.
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25

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
The biggest mystery about Repo! The Genetic Opera is why the grisly Goth-horror musical is opening the week after Halloween. The second-biggest mystery is why this unfunny, unscary, preposterous bloodbath about organ transplants is opening at all.
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12

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Misery is enduring this Rocky Horror Paris Show.
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32 out of 100
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