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Boiler Room Reviews

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Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

...bad films are common enough that it's probably worth making distinctions between the unwatchable and the guilty pleasure.

Full Review | Original Score: 80/100

October 29, 2007
Bob Grimm
Sacramento News & Review

Almost liked this one about greedy, young stockbrokers working for an illegal firm, but hated the ending so much it derailed the movie.

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 2/5

August 7, 2008
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Stars a host of actors that have offered so much better in past and future films...

Full Review Source: Cinema Crazed

February 26, 2014
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

At least, it comes without the moral piety of an Oliver Stone film.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: C+

January 1, 2000
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

Intriguing ... but the film is too busy being hip and preachy to notice the irony.

Full Review Source: Shadows on the Wall | Original Score: 2/5

December 10, 2001
Mark Caro
Chicago Tribune
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Despite Ribisi's success in giving Seth some sleepy-eyed, slouching charisma, we never really know what makes him tick.

January 1, 2000
Chris Vognar
Dallas Morning News
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A shallow script that never gets at the heart or conflict behind the swagger.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News

January 1, 2000
Bryant Frazer
Bryant Frazer's Deep Focus

Despite its flaws, it is a wicked little debut from an interesting writer/director.

Full Review Source: Bryant Frazer's Deep Focus | Original Score: C+

January 1, 2000
David Keyes
Cinemaphile.org

...its promising characters are completely eclipsed by the routine plot, which is so dreary and predictable that watching the events unfold becomes somewhat of a checklist.

Full Review Source: Cinemaphile.org | Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
Shawn Levy
Oregonian

Boiler Room generates little heat in the greedy-business genre.

Full Review Source: Oregonian

January 1, 2000
Jim Judy
Screen It!

This film can't overcome the unfavorable comparisons to that picture [Wall Street] from which it borrows far too heavily.

Full Review Source: Screen It!

January 1, 2000
Chuck Rudolph
Matinee Magazine

It's a callow, inert movie that has nothing to say about the state of American culture that it depicts, which amounts to fraund and brazen irresponsibility.

Full Review Source: Matinee Magazine | Original Score: F

January 1, 2000
Dustin Putman
DustinPutman.com

For all of its potential, [the film] never breaks away from being merely skin-deep.

Full Review Source: DustinPutman.com | Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
Anthony Miele
Film Threat

Affleck's first scene is obviously a copy of Alec Baldwin's Oscar worthy cameo from GlenGarry, the only problem being the glaring omission of any acting talent in Affleck's limited repertoire.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 2.5/5

December 6, 2005
John Wrathall
Sight and Sound

Ribisi, such a promising supporting actor in Saving Private Ryan as a medic and Friends as Phoebe's dopey brother, doesn't seem a big enough presence for a starring role yet.

Full Review Source: Sight and Sound

March 3, 2002
Bradley Null
Filmcritic.com

Boiler Room tries to tell one of these stories, but sadly it fails to add much to the greed genre established by its two heavily referenced predecessors: Wall Street and Glengarry Glen Ross.

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 3/5

January 1, 2000
Cornell & Petricelli
CinemaSense.Com

Two-thirds into the movie, it seems to forget what it's about.

Full Review Source: CinemaSense.Com | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 1, 2000
Kamal 'The Diva' Larsuel
3BlackChicks Review

If I want to watch folks sit around and berate each other and dog women while making millions of dollars, I'll watch WWF

Full Review Source: 3BlackChicks Review | Original Score: 1/5

January 1, 2000
Shay Casey
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Boiler Room does a lot of nice things; too bad it doesn't manage to do them for a full two hours.

Full Review Source: rec.arts.movies.reviews | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 1, 2000
Madeleine Williams
Cinematter

Don't bother spending time with this con job.

Full Review Source: Cinematter | Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
Chuck Walton
Hollywood.com
September 8, 2009

Boston Phoenix
March 24, 2002

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June 18, 2012
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