Tucker & Dale vs Evil Synopsis
Obnoxious college students mistake two scruffy pals for murderous hillbillies.
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Washington Post

Tucker benefits from a sweetness not found in many of its peers, which unlike "Shaun" often lean too heavily on cynicism and gore.
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78

NPR

By Ian Buckwalter
The film plays by genre rules - explicit gore included - even as it turns them on their severed head.
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75

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
It's fast, it's funny, and it works.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

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Craig's film is well-served by solid writing, brilliantly executed slapstick comedy, and nicely choreographed scenes of ultraviolence - not...
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
There's no greater meaning to any of this, and the slapstick turns won't seem particularly ambitious to anyone who grew up on Bugs Bunny...
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Students of the Little Movie Glossary may find it funny how carefully Tucker and Dale works its way through upended cliches. I though it...
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75

New Orleans Times-Picayune

By Mike Scott
It's fun, and it's funny, and -- the best part -- it comes carrying a "yeehaw"-inducing sense of a treasure found.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

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An endearingly cheeky tribute to suspense and slasher classics.
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63

Slant Magazine

By Nick Schager
Flip-flopping traditional genre dynamics in a manner more cute than uproarious, Tucker & Dale Vs. Evil charts the Three's Company-style...
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60

Movieline

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While it's not quite enough to fuel a whole feature, the premise of Tucker & Dale vs Evil is a slice of meta-genre brilliance.
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Brilliant and Funny!

By TaliaK
If you are a horror fan and appreciate clever humor, you should definitely check out Tucker and Dale vs Evil. Great movie told from the perspective of the 'bad guys'. Loved it!...

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Funny

By sllacombe28
I actually thought this movie was funny. Ridiculous but funny at times....

Tucker & Dale vs Evil review

By bnick125
Best horror comedy in years!...

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Tucker & Dale vs Evil review

By gjprincess2004
If you don't like it it's because you haven't seen it....

Gory with a heart of gold

By johnarnold101
We had 6 (ages 42 to 22) people at my place last week and watched it on pay per view. We were all laughing even after it was over, some great quotes are in this movie. It was by far one of the...

i laughed so hard my face hurt

By dinkyluvsmovies
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Tucker & Dale vs Evil review

By annieoakley
It is such a funny movie, laughed throughout the whole thing!...

More Info

Rated R | For Bloody horror violence, language and brief nudity
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 16 & under Clever horror-comedy has decent message underneath gore.
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DRINKING & DRUGS
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