Lolita

Lolita

67%
  • R, 2 hr. 17 min.
  • Drama, Romance
  • Directed By:
    Adrian Lyne
    In Theaters:
    Sep 27, 1997 Wide
    On DVD:
    Jun 29, 1999
  • Samuel Goldwyn Company
  • Lolita
    2 minutes 40 seconds
    Added: May 9, 2008

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Lolita Reviews

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...the performances hit the right notes...

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 3/4

May 10, 2003
Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)

| Original Score: 3/5

December 6, 2002
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

...any film of Lolita is bound to disappoint the few who insist on the primacy of Nabokov's novel

Full Review Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette | Original Score: 87/100

July 31, 2002
Widgett Walls
Needcoffee.com

The film is remarkably...disturbing. There's no other way to put it.

Full Review Source: Needcoffee.com | Original Score: 3.5/5

January 1, 2000
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher

Full Review Source: Flick Filosopher | Original Score: 9/10

January 1, 2000
Dan Jardine
Apollo Guide

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 78/100

January 1, 2000
Shane Burridge
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Unlike Kubrick's cool, black comedy, Lyne's LOLITA displays a much broader emotional tapestry

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January 1, 2000
Jack Garner
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Full Review Source: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle | Original Score: 10/10

January 1, 2000
Harvey S. Karten
Compuserve

Full Review Source: Compuserve | Original Score: 8/10

January 1, 2000
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

Full Review Source: Internet Reviews | Original Score: 6/10

January 1, 2000

| Original Score: 6/10

January 1, 2000
Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 3.5/5

January 1, 2000
Ed Kelleher
Film Journal International

Lyne's update on this comic, bittersweet tale benefits mightily from a clever screenplay by Stephen Schiff and terrific performances by the movie's two leads.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

January 1, 2000
Jim Shelby
Palo Alto Weekly

| Original Score: 2/4

May 20, 2003
James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

Irons is excellent, but the film is a real cold shower

| Original Score: 2/5

December 19, 2002

Globe and Mail
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Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 2/4

April 12, 2002
Rob Blackwelder
SPLICEDWire

Full Review Source: SPLICEDWire | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 1, 2000
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 70/100

January 1, 2000
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

With its distant earnestness and leisurely pace, it might as well have been a Merchant Ivory production.

Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 1, 2000
Andrew Sarris
New York Observer
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April 27, 2007
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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February 9, 2006
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews
April 9, 2005

Boston Phoenix
March 24, 2002
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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February 14, 2001
Caryn James
New York Times
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January 1, 2000
Stanley Kauffmann
The New Republic
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January 1, 2000
Charles Taylor
Salon.com
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E! Online
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January 1, 2000
Michael Atkinson
Village Voice
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January 1, 2000
Sam Adams
Philadelphia City Paper
January 1, 2000

Empire Magazine
January 1, 2000
Matt Prigge
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January 1, 2000
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January 1, 2000
Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat
January 1, 2000
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000

Deseret News, Salt Lake City
January 1, 2000
David Denby
New York Magazine/Vulture
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January 1, 2000

San Francisco Examiner
January 1, 2000
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