For the Sake of Vicious

critic Reviews

, 81% Fresh Tomatometer Score
  • , Fresh Tomatometer Score
    Simon AbramsRogerEbert.com
    You might enjoy yourself if you don't expect much character development, but do look forward to some creative uses of improvised weapons, like a hammer and a septic tank lid.
    Read full article
  • , Rotten Tomatometer Score
    Phil HoadGuardian
    The daft title tries to promise splatterhouse brazenness, but actually fesses up to the film's lack of imagination.
    Read full article
  • , Fresh Tomatometer Score
    Richard WhittakerAustin Chronicle
    [Director Gabriel] Carrer's world may be cruel, but it's not exploitative. It's dismal, but never tedious. It's violent, but not soulless. It's our world, like it or not.
    Read full article
  • , Fresh Tomatometer Score
    John SerbaDecider
    For a juicy gob of B-movie pulp, For the Sake of Vicious lives up to its title.
    Read full article
  • , Fresh Tomatometer Score
    Andrew MackScreenAnarchy
    An action horror film with clear goals and purpose, which sets out to meet them as efficiently as possible. It comes barreling through our front doors, brandishing knives with an intent to kill. Carrer and Eveneshen kill it good.
    Read full article
  • , Fresh Tomatometer Score
    Nathaniel MuirAIPT
    This plot has elements of mystery, but it is about non stop chaotic action. Great score and awesome visuals make for an entertaining watch.
    Read full article
  • , Fresh Tomatometer Score
    Dennis Harvey48 Hills
    Mercifully lacking any pretensions whatsoever, though merciless in every other respect, is this down-and-extremely-dirty thriller by Gabriel Carrer and Reese Eveneshen...
    Read full article
  • , Rotten Tomatometer Score
    Mark DujsikMark Reviews Movies
    For the Sake of Vicious loses all sense of purpose, except for senseless violence.
    Read full article
  • , Fresh Tomatometer Score
    Tim BrennanAbout Boulder
    When creative and highly trained stunt professionals are part of the alchemy of moviemaking, the results can be magical. A great example of that magic is the action/horror bloodbath For the Sake of Vicious.
    Read full article
  • , Fresh Tomatometer Score
    Brian OrndorfBlu-ray.com
    "For the Love of Vicious" isn't quite the twisted revenge story it initially promises to be, but for those with patience, it delivers a wild payoff.
    Read full article