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Donkey Punch

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Donkey Punch

Donkey Punch

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
95 minutes
Limited Release Date:
01/23/09
performer:
Robert Boulter, Sian Breckin, Tom Burke, Julian Morris
director:
Oliver Blackburn
distributor:
Magnolia Pictures
author:
Oliver Blackburn
genre:
Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a D

The first 20 minutes of Donkey Punch look like an Abercrombie & Fitch ad: Three twentysomething women on vacay decide to party on a luxury yacht with four studly strangers. But things get decidedly unpretty once they do some Ecstasy: An aggressive orgy leads to an accidental death, then paranoia and panic. The claustrophobic open-water setting might have worked but for the uncomfortably explicit sex scene and flashy gore. In fact, this predictable film wouldn’t be effective anywhere outside a DARE program. D