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Weekend (Week End) Reviews

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

In the absurdist dark comedy, Western society never looked so sickening on film.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: A-

March 30, 2013
James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk

an apocalyptic primal scream against the conformities and hypocrisies of the Americanized French bourgeoisie and one of the most lacerating and funny satires of car culture ever produced

Full Review Source: Q Network Film Desk | Original Score: 4/4

November 27, 2012
Keith Uhlich
Time Out New York
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As long as cinema like this exists, there's no end in sight.

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 4/5

October 5, 2011
J. Hoberman
Village Voice
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This apocalyptic farce-Alice in Wonderland as reconceived by the Marquis de Sade-would mark both the high point and the end of Godard's meteoric career as a popular artist.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

October 4, 2011
Dan Jardine

Uncompromisingly cynical and completely unforgiving, Week End is a satire so black, you couldn't see hope if it was dancing in front of your eyes carrying sparklers and singing La Marseillaise.

Full Review Source: Cinemania | Original Score: 83/100

August 9, 2011
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Urban Cinefile

There is nothing predictable about Weekend; Godard uses the camera as a radical satirical tool, inserting it up the backside of a society he perceives as lost, constrained and confused. And so are we.

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

March 23, 2008
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

A film that reads itself, tells the viewer what that reading should be, and at the same time tells the viewer that this reading is inaccurate and should be ignored.

Full Review Source: Antagony & Ecstasy | Original Score: 9/10

January 20, 2008
Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)

Visionary, insane, and barbarously funny; don't miss the chance to accept the challenge Weekend is still dying to make.

Full Review Source: F5 (Wichita, KS) | Original Score: 5/5

February 9, 2006
Michael Szymanski

| Original Score: 3/5

September 21, 2005
Eric Henderson
Slant Magazine

Weekend is a luridly colorful compendium of aesthetic juxtapositions and audio-visual schisms that evoke the frustrated tenor of the era.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 4/4

August 29, 2005
Christopher Null

give the man credit for bitching about the human condition in style

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/5

August 22, 2005
Emanuel Levy

| Original Score: 5/5

June 17, 2005
John Esther
Pasadena Weekly

A seminal film everyone should see.

| Original Score: 5/5

November 22, 2004
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly

Godard pushes his Brechtian didactics to the limit, his exhilarating modernism giving him free rein to draw on Freud, Marx, Lewis Carroll and James Bond.

| Original Score: 4.5/5

August 25, 2004
Renata Adler
New York Times
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The film must be seen, for its power, ambition, humor, and scenes of really astonishing beauty.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 5/5

July 11, 2004
Rumsey Taylor
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

Week End constantly propagates images that convey class and taste. And in few films does privilege seem so crass and repellant.

Full Review Source: Not Coming to a Theater Near You

October 15, 2003
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

| Original Score: 5/5

August 9, 2003

TV Guide's Movie Guide

A brutally satirical film somewhat reminiscent of the works of Luis Bunuel, this was Jean-Luc Godard's most ambitious and vociferous 'revolutionary' movie before he retired to the shelter of the Dziga-Vertov group.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 4.5/5

July 30, 2003
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 4/5

November 25, 2002
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Perhaps the most ambitious film in [Godard's] long career.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid

November 6, 2001

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James O'Ehley
Sci-Fi Movie Page
September 15, 2007

Time Out
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October 15, 2006
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