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A Dangerous Method

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

November 23, 2011 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

David Cronenberg

Starring :

Viggo Mortensen, Michael Fassbender, Keira Knightley, Vincent Cassel, Sarah Gadon, Andre Hennicke, Arndt Schwering-Sohnrey

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

Review rate : C

“..unfortunately, things get a little bit repetitive and tedious, culminating in an ending that feels somewhat arbitrarily placed..”
by Bill Chambers [Film Freak Central]
“..this movie has an erotic, psychoactive..”
by Andrew O'Hehir [Salon.com]
Review rate : C

“..still widely associated with blood, gore and body parts..”
by David Gritten [Daily Telegraph]
“..shaking off any dusty remnants of a period biographical piece, the film tackles thorny psycho-sexual issues and matters of professional ethics with a frankness that feels entirely contemporary..”
by Todd McCarthy [Hollywood Reporter]
Review rate : C

“..refined period - decor formalism, his camera movements as deliberate as his characters' external appearances are polished and restrained..”
by Nick Schager [Slant Magazine]
Review rate : C

“..nevertheless worthy as a well - acted skewering of overreaching psychology..”
by Shaun Munro [What Culture]
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“..makes even a cokehead hedonist boring..”
by Rene Rodriguez [Miami Herald]
Review rate : C

“..it doesn't quite deliver the emotional punch you're hoping for..”
by Matthew Turner [ViewLondon]
Review rate : D

“..feels heavy and lugubrious..”
by Xan Brooks [guardian.co.uk]
Review rate : C

“..exploring his favourite place in the universe: the human brain..”
by Rich Cline [Shadows on the Wall]
Review rate : C

“..Cronenberg under the surface trying to bring forth the messiness of human behavior and body fluids..”
by Sara Maria Vizcarrondo [Boxoffice Magazine]
Review rate : B

“..cold and dispassionate..”
by Matt Singer [IFC.com]
Review rate : A

“..a lush character study and history lesson that tenaciously explores the personal conflicts of ego and id between Jung and Freud..”
by Cole Smithey [ColeSmithey.com]

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