Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Gruesome, unfunny horror-comedy from Kevin Smith.

R 2014 102 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 10 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 16+

Oh boy. Weird...

Don't bother with the movie. Creepy old dude turns a guy into a walrus. Or at least put a dude into a human skin walrus suit. Blah blah blah, he eventually gets rescued. Does he go to a hospital to get treated? The could take the walrus suit off no problem. And he'd be fine other than not having legs, or a tongue. But no... He's just a human walrus now. Until he dies... In a zoo. WTH. It makes no sense. Dumbest comedy ever. I told you the story of the movie, you don't need to see it. It started dumb, got pretty good for a few minutes... Then I guess it went full walrus and became absurd. Oh yeah, and the creepy dude rapes walrus Wallis. The victims name is Wallis... Wallis the walrus...
age 5+

Very Average film, and is so fake it is funny

The reason i gave this a 5 plus is because it is so unrealistic it is actually a quite funny film.

Movie Details

  • In theaters: September 19, 2014
  • On DVD or streaming: December 30, 2014
  • Cast: Justin Long, Michael Parks, Genesis Rodriguez
  • Director: Kevin Smith
  • Studio: A24
  • Genre: Horror
  • Run time: 102 minutes
  • MPAA rating: R
  • MPAA explanation: some disturbing violence/gore, language and sexual content
  • Last updated: April 1, 2022

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