The Human Centipede Synopsis
Two women fall prey to a mad surgeon who wants to suture people together via their gastric systems.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Unlike its obvious influence, the 1999 Japanese shocker "Audition," The Human Centipede has no real-world echoes. It's an...
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75

New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Dieter Laser is grand as the doc, a character Christopher Walken would be comfortable doing, and Akihiro Kitamura provides laughs as the...
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60

Empire

By Kim Newman
This will not appeal to everyone, whether it will appeal to anyone is another question. With dark humour from time to time, underneath an...
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50

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
The only way to react is by bringing a barf bag or a strong sense of gallows humor.
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50

Austin Chronicle

By Marjorie Baumgarten
Coprophiliacs looking for a movie that really rings their chimes will be positively tintinnabulating from this arthouse horror number.
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50

Boxoffice Magazine

By Amy Nicholson
More of a stunt than a script, The Human Centipede (First Sequence) should get a modest amount of I-dare-you ticket sales, but it's about as...
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25

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Tom Six's movie has the freakiness and sadism of its genre, but it's so heavy with self-appreciation -- Dude, we had the craziest premise...
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20

Time Out New York

By Joshua Rothkopf
Excruciatingly stupid movie.
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12

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Six has now made a film deliberately intended to inspire incredulity, nausea and hopefully outrage. It's being booked as a midnight movie,...
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0

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
Crosses the line from horror to just plain sick.
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Don't listen to others, this is not torture porn!

By alacran79
I must say, I went to see this cool little flick based on the premise alone. I knew I wasn't going to be getting some cinematic masterpiece, but hey it's a movie about a mad scientist conjoining three...

Five Word Review

By chambertlo
One DISTURBING emotional roller coaster...

Doctor needs human anatomy class

By t21100
I knew this would be gross, and it is but if you really think about it, they weren't connected in an anatomically correct way. Butthole placed way top high. Not that that matters, it was...

*****

By OGNADNAF_5
******* dope...

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By LN1
degrading shameful abusive ugly dismissible...

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By oc5awcupant
usual schlock >>> freaky payoff...

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By nightdemon68
Disgusting on a new level...

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By Chienne999
Don't believe the hype! Boring!...

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Rated R | For Disturbing sadistic horror violence, nudity and language