• Released
  • January 11, 2013
  • (Limited)
  • R , 1 hr 38 min
  • Action/Adventure
    Comedy
50

Film.com

By William Goss
Its ultimate merits may be few, but if nothing else, it stands on its own sweaty terms.
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50

Salon.com

By Andrew O'Hehir
I'm not sure whether to recommend The Baytown Outlaws as a guns 'n' glory time-waster or warn you off it as a piece of mendacious trash. So I'll do both.
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50

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
The tin-earned dialogue and haphazard plotting are more reminiscent of Tarantino's frequent collaborator Robert Rodriguez.
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50

Variety

By Joe Leydon
A boisterously Tarantinoesque mash-up of cliches, archetypes and bodacious craziness in the tradition of Southern-fried '60s and '70s drive-in fodder, The Baytown Outlaws is the sort of cartoonishly violent and swaggeringly non-PC concoction that defines guilty pleasure for many genre fans.
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40

Time Out New York

It's unclear what drew the likes of Billy Bob Thornton, Eva Longoria and Andre Braugher to this tepid grindhouse retread, but at least they liven up the proceedings whenever they're onscreen.
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40

The New York Times

By Stephen Holden
The Baytown Outlaws" avidly subscribes to the grindhouse aesthetic of Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez. If it has the right spit-in-your-face attitude, it has neither the stamina nor the wit to go the distance, although it makes it about two-thirds of the way.
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38

Slant Magazine

This schlocky piece of ultra violence plays like a pop-culture pastiche without a stable thematic foundation.
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30

The Hollywood Reporter

By John DeFore
A barrage of unbelievable stereotypes try to kill each other in Barry Battles's dispiriting exploitation flick.
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20

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Okay, y'all, the never-ending appeal of the Southern-fried crime caper for filmmakers hungry for flavor is back with The Baytown Outlaws. Only here, the drawling accents, screeching tires and sawed-off blasts that rise again don't amount to much.
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0

New York Observer

By Rex Reed
The resulting mayhem and slaughter is vile and disgusting.
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33 out of 100
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