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Funny Games

Overview


Genre :

Thriller, Drama

Release Date :

March 14, 2008 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Michael Haneke

Starring :

Naomi Watts, Tim Roth, Michael Pitt, Brady Corbet, Siobhan Fallon, Boyd Gaines, Devon Gearhart, Robert LuPone, Jan Uczkowski

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

2 of 4

“..this film leaves the most reprehensible moments unseen..”
by Jeff Vice [Deseret Morning News]
Review rate : D-

“..an unpleasant, unsettling, cruelly manipulative and finally hateful experience, but an experience nonetheless..”
by William Arnold [Seattle Post Intelligencer]
3 of 4

“..a horror movie in the truest sense of the word..”
by Colin Covert [Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune]
3 of 4

“.."Funny Games" pokes fun at our bloodlust as viewers, and our tacit complicity..”
by Michael Machosky [Pittsburgh Tribune Review]
Review rate : C

“.."Funny Games" is an interesting failure, but a failure nonetheless..”
by Calvin Wilson [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Steven Rea [Philadelphia Inquirer]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Barry Paris [Pittsburgh Post-Gazette]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Jan Stuart [Newsday]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Steve Ramos [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Ty Burr [Boston Globe]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Elizabeth Weitzman [NY Daily News]
1 of 5
Reviewed by Bill Gibron [Filmcritic.com]

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