Bug (2006)The film centers on Agnes is a lonely waitress undergoes terrible time with her abusive ex-husband. She moves into a new motel to escape her ex-husband who came out of prison. She meets and falls in love with a bizarre person. Unfortunately, everything becomes a nightmare when a bug appears.Keywords:
Actors of "Bug (2006)"
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Directors of "Bug (2006)"William FriedkinBirthdate: 29 August 1935, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Creators of "Bug (2006)"Tracy LettsBirthdate: 4 July 1965, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
Critic Reviews of "Bug (2006)"Ebert & RoeperMay 29, 2007
Beat by beat, Bug is gripping: It has that feverish compression of great theater, but director William Friedkin gets inside it, so it's never stagy.Minneapolis Star TribuneMay 25, 2007
A film of excruciating intensity, a psychodrama that infects the imagination.SlateMay 25, 2007
This is a movie about the dangers of letting love rob you of your reason and cut you off from the world, and, bugs in the bloodstream or not, who hasn't been there?Washington PostMay 25, 2007
Ashley Judd and Michael Shannon (who reprises his stage persona) never allow us to categorize the main characters as one-dimensional nut jobs but two emotionally fractured souls who retreat into paranoid delusion.USA TodayMay 25, 2007
Bug won't get under your skin as much as it will assault you with its ghastly claustrophobic drama and over-the-top performances.Toronto StarMay 25, 2007
The cheesy soundtrack and the lacklustre acting undermine [director Friedkin's] efforts at turning an intelligent play into a scary movie.TheHorrorShowAugust 28, 2015
This "smaller" experiment turns out to be William Friedkin's best film in over 20 years.CinePassionAugust 27, 2009
Claustrophobic paranoia provides the squishy center of Tracy Letts's Off Broadway play, Friedkin swims in itCinemaBlend.comMay 02, 2008
While not really a "horror" film, "Bug" contains more weirdness, tension and suspense than most other "genre" releases last year.Washington City PaperMarch 06, 2008
Letts' story is ultimately an extreme cautionary tale about how a little bit of passion can make you do magnificently fucked-up things.Reel Film ReviewsDecember 01, 2007
Before it completely goes off the rails in its final 20 minutes, Bug generally comes off as a slow-moving yet exceedingly well-acted drama...GuardianNovember 17, 2007
It starts off like a horror film, or like a modern-day Tennessee Williams piece and then transmutes into ... something very different indeed.
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