Metascore
45

Mixed or average reviews - based on 15 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 15
  2. Negative: 4 out of 15
Watch On
  1. 38
    There's nothing here that hasn't been done before, and better, in any given "Halloween" or "Friday the 13th" sequel.
  2. It isn't smart or even very scary.
  3. Reviewed by: Ty Burr
    25
    A genre cheapie from its digital-video camerawork to its Casiotone soundtrack to its bland, buff cast, the movie is a cultural watershed in a dry gulch.
  4. Reviewed by: Jorge Morales
    0
    The scariest thing about Hellbent is that somebody thought making this humorless gaysploitation slasher flick would be a good idea.
User Score
5.6

Mixed or average reviews- based on 8 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 6
  2. Negative: 2 out of 6
  1. IsaacJDJ
    Oct 18, 2006
    8
    OK, I didn't go into this movie expecting anything great I knew it was being marketing as "the first gay-slasher movie" and I heard from OK, I didn't go into this movie expecting anything great I knew it was being marketing as "the first gay-slasher movie" and I heard from friends that it was descent to ok, but I must say that the few final scenes in the movie really made up for the movie after all. If you can get pass the bad acting, and bad production, you can really enjoy a fun slasher with a gay twist. Go campy horror fun. Full Review »
  2. JohnE.
    Oct 10, 2006
    5
    Seen better and seen worse. Doesn't bring anything new, apart from all the main characters been gay. Did like the eye bit though.
  3. MaxM.
    Nov 11, 2005
    7
    Despite the one thing that would make this a good B-movie (motive), I had fun watching this flick. It played the Hawaii Rainbow Film Festival Despite the one thing that would make this a good B-movie (motive), I had fun watching this flick. It played the Hawaii Rainbow Film Festival and all left smiling, if not chilled. Full Review »