The headliners, of course, are the monsters, and Mr. Diez, a former effects specialist, skillfully blends viscous textures with cheesy digital flourishes.
Andy Webster, New York Times, 2015-07-02
It delights in its own stupidity the way a dog rolls in dirt, but is nearly as difficult to get mad at after it muddies up the rug.
Michael Nordine, Village Voice, 2015-07-02
There's plenty of gooey insectivorous f/x, yet despite game contributions from all involved, nothing else in "Stung" goes quite far enough.
Dennis Harvey, Variety, 2015-07-15
Unfortunately, the human relationships depicted here are less credible than the solid special effects.
Martin Tsai, Los Angeles Times, 2015-07-02
In the movie's final stretch, nearly every scene feels drawn out to twice its natural length-and not as an exercise in unbearable tension.
Jesse Hassenger, AV Club, 2015-07-02
Director Benni Diez tries for schlock shocks in this giant-bug flick. Sadly, what's left out here is the fun.
Joe Neumaier, New York Daily News, 2015-07-01