...visceral, disturbing and well-made.
—Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times
I doubt that anyone will remember the new one by next month.
—Owen Gleiberman Entertainment Weekly
Straw Dogs is one confused slice of pseudo-schlock. It constantly confuses artistic ambitions with exploitative needs.
—Bill Gibron filmcritic.com
...a really bloody, vile Lifetime movie.
—Peter Paras E!
...a rote revenge thriller attempting to shoulder more philosophical weight than it can bear.
—Keith Phipps Onion AV Club
..a bird-brained remake...
—Michael Phillips Chicago Tribune