• R, 1 hr. 49 min.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:
    Patty Jenkins
    In Theaters:
    Jan 9, 2004 Limited
    On DVD:
    Jun 1, 2004
  • Newmarket Film Group

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Monster Reviews

Indiana Sev
DVD Clinic

Full Review Source: DVD Clinic | Original Score: 3/5

April 25, 2012
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
October 18, 2008

DVD Beaver
July 12, 2005
Brendan Cullin
Empire Movies

Full Review Source: Empire Movies | Original Score: 8.5/10

April 14, 2005
Nick Watts
DVD.net.au
February 13, 2005
Brent Simon
Now Playing Magazine

A movie whose lead performance demands - and receives - your complete, rapt attention...

Full Review Source: Now Playing Magazine | Original Score: B+

February 8, 2005

Dvdrama
January 20, 2005

BBC.com

Full Review Source: BBC.com | Original Score: 4/5

October 19, 2004

Empire Magazine
October 6, 2004

DVD Review.net
September 16, 2004

CinemaZone.dk

Full Review Source: CinemaZone.dk | Original Score: 4/6

August 29, 2004
Alysa Salzberg
The Cinema Source

| Original Score: B

August 14, 2004

Film Freak Central
August 14, 2004
Victoria Alexander
FilmsInReview.com

Multiple viewings only heightens respect for Theron's fearless performance.

Full Review

July 28, 2004
Brandon Grafius
DVD Angle
July 26, 2004

hip online

July 11, 2004
Dr. Drew
DVD Clinic

Full Review Source: DVD Clinic | Original Score: 3/5

July 7, 2004

CHUD

July 7, 2004
Robert Wurth
Deranged Video Dude

July 3, 2004
Keith Helinski
MovieFreak.com

Full Review Source: MovieFreak.com | Original Score: 7/10

June 23, 2004

MediaScreen.com

June 14, 2004
Yunda Eddie Feng
Movie Metropolis

...Charlize Theron and Christina Ricci both deliver rich, layered, and complex performances...

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 8/10

June 14, 2004
Mike Long
JackassCritics.com

Full Review Source: JackassCritics.com | Original Score: 7/10

June 13, 2004
Patrick Bromley
DVD Verdict
June 12, 2004
Ivana Redwine
homevideo.about.com
June 10, 2004
Fred Hong Joo Jung
Korea Times

Sexy action vixen Charlize Theron rejects her supplemental sensuality for the gritty insolence of a lesbian prostitute/serial killer.

Full Review | Original Score: B-

June 9, 2004
Ken Miyamoto
Entertainment Insiders
June 6, 2004

Digital Bits
June 5, 2004
Staci Layne Wilson
Horror.com

Monster is often slow and rambling, but it's still essential viewing for anyone who is interested in another dimension of this repellant and fascinating character.

Full Review Source: Horror.com

June 2, 2004

Reel.com

| Original Score: 2.5/4

June 2, 2004
Ian Jane
DVDTalk.com

Full Review Source: DVDTalk.com | Original Score: 4/5

June 1, 2004
Mark Zimmer
digitallyOBSESSED.com
June 1, 2004
Emily Blunt
Blunt Review

This is a helluva film! Theron earned her Oscar now you can see the bhind the scenes effort this film required:Read on->

Full Review Source: Blunt Review | Original Score: 4/4

May 31, 2004
Boo Allen
Denton Record Chronicle (TX)

Taken with its back-up documentary "Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer," "Monster" becomes all the more remarkable in documenting Theron's transformation.

Full Review

May 30, 2004
Fusion3600
DVD Authority.com
May 26, 2004

dvdmg.com
May 22, 2004
David Annandale
Upcomingdiscs.Com

Full Review Source: Upcomingdiscs.Com | Original Score: 4/5

May 19, 2004
Doug Maclean
HomeTheaterInfo.com
April 29, 2004
Prairie Miller
WBAI Web Radio

Makes you just want to back away for safety, but also cuts right through your heart for this long wounded creature.

Full Review Source: WBAI Web Radio

January 16, 2004
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