Bad Milo (2013)

2013 | R | Horror, Comedy

User Score: 39/100


A horror comedy centered on a guy who learns that his unusual stomach problems are being caused by a demon living in his intestines.

Bad Milo is a well done original movie. Duncan (Ken Marino) did a great job playing his role in Bad Milo. Milo in this movie reminds me of “Troll” because of its face features and eyes. Bad Milo contained humor, blood, everyday stresses of a married man, and a little beast living inside of a man which feels his stress and kills everyone he does not like. It was surprisingly strange to me to see where Milo exits Ben’s body and reenters from. What was even more strange was seeing the psychiatrist just sitting and standing there witnessing everything. The psychiatrist advises Duncan to stay calm and not to stress because then Milo will kill. It was hard for Duncan not to be stressed because he has a manipulative boss, a mother who nags him to have kids, a new dad that appears to be younger than him and a father who he does not have a relationship with.

At first, Milo appeared as a disgusting creature in this movie but my feelings changed toward him during the movie where I felt emotions for him - guess he grew on me :-). I understood why Milo killed all those people but the most funny killing was of the fertility doctor. Milo attacked the doctor and bit off his prize possession, swallowed it and then killed him.

With all that said, I did find the movie to be inconsistent. Milo and Duncan were supposed to be connected and feel each others pain but at the end of the movie, it did not appear that way. Duncan was walking and carrying Milo after chopping his limbs off which was not supposed to be if the movie was consistent. Bad Milo had inconsistency issues but it was a great and enjoyable movie overall. I will watch it again.

About Bad Milo (2013)

Title: Bad Milo
Year: 2013
Starring: Peter Stormare, Stephen Root, Patrick Warburton, Ken Marino, Gillian Jacobs, Toby Huss, David Jason Perez, Kumail Nanjiani, Holly Kaplan, Mary Kay Place, Sashen Naicker, Marguerite Nocera, Tisha French, Wayne Hellstrom, Adrian Quinonez, David Herman, Claudia Choi, Russell Becker, Gregg Land, Erik Charles Nielsen, Tommy Shayne Manfredi, Steve Zissis, Chris Mervyn, Jake Broder, Jonathan Daniel Brown, Chris Nuñez, Nick Jaine, Dee Baldus, Brandon Jyrome Jones, Diana Toshiko
Director: Jacob Vaughan
Score: 3.5 / 5 stars
Avg. Rating: 1.9/5 stars from 36 users. Votes: 36.
Genre: Horror, Comedy
MPAA Rating: R

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