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Bel Ami Reviews

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Jeff Beck
Examiner.com

"Bel Ami" ends up being a film that feels cold and distant because of the stale lead and a story that makes no room for the affection between any of the couples.

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

September 14, 2012
Blake Howard
2UE That Movie Show

Bel Ami is a patchwork that on close inspection reveals clunky segues, odd characterisations, disjointed character motivations and curious narrative pacing in its craftsmanship.

Full Review Source: 2UE That Movie Show | Original Score: 2/5

May 16, 2012
Farran Smith Nehme
New York Post
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Pattinson's callowness and tendency to play rage as petulance don't help.

Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 1.5/4

June 8, 2012
Grae Drake
Movies.com

Pattinson is doing something that should be deliciously wicked and unique, but it somehow manages to be completely predictable in its unpredictability.

Full Review Source: Movies.com | Original Score: 1/5

June 8, 2012
Ben Sachs
Chicago Reader
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The supposedly cunning protagonist registers as a cipher, and the directors' tendency to shoot dialogue scenes in close-up blunts any understanding of the social milieu he's trying to conquer.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

June 21, 2012
Becky Bartlett
The Skinny

As George beds woman after woman, with the specific intent of moving up the social ladder, the seduction is non-existent. So too is the hedonism and debauchery of Paris in the 1890s.

Full Review Source: The Skinny | Original Score: 2/5

February 29, 2012
Matthew Toomey
ABC Radio Brisbane

It's an interesting premise but sadly, Bel Ami is a film that underachieves. I found it a continual struggle to understand the mindset of each character.

Full Review Source: ABC Radio Brisbane | Original Score: C+

May 25, 2012
Glenn Dunks
Trespass

Unfortunately the rather ludicrous camp characteristics of the story, such as Uma Thurman rolling around on Egyptian cotton sheets shouting "Look at the grain exports to Algiers!" are never fully recognised...

Full Review Source: Trespass

September 8, 2013
Eric Hynes
Village Voice
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What could be hotter than a bed-hopping bodice-ripper in which the movie hunk of the moment plows through three of the sexiest actresses of the 1990s? Most everything, it turns out.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

June 5, 2012
Dominic Corry
Flicks.co.nz

Pattinson fails to step up and command this film with his performance, and never settles on anything definitive for his character.

Full Review Source: Flicks.co.nz | Original Score: 2/5

July 26, 2012
Kate Muir
Times [UK]

A cornucopia of cleavages and lingering close-ups of Robert Pattinson's trouser department. For some readers, that may be a strong recommendation. Others may find this version of Guy de Maupassant's 19th-century novel unintentionally hilarious.

Full Review Source: Times [UK] | Original Score: 2/5

March 9, 2012
Ed Gibbs
The Sunday Age

A trifle of a romp, strictly for Pattinson obsessives who can't hold out until November (when Twilight takes its final bow).

Full Review Source: The Sunday Age | Original Score: 2/5

May 20, 2012
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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The women are all elegant and intelligent, they know the ways of the world, and they know Georges' history. Why do they find him attractive? We don't, and that failure is the downfall of the film.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 2/4

June 21, 2012
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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Based on Guy de Maupassant's 1885 novel, Bel Ami is the meandering, unfocused tale of the rise of an unprincipled opportunist in the upper class circles of late 19th century Paris.

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

May 30, 2012
Alonso Duralde
TheWrap
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The results aren't ribald or provocative or particularly exciting in any way; it's just a slog that will appeal mainly to enthusiasts of 19th-century undergarments.

Full Review Source: TheWrap

June 7, 2012
Alex Zane
Sun Online

Despite a strong cast, Bel Ami fails to make a lasting impression - other than to leave you wondering if you've been watching a costume drama or a comic farce.

Full Review Source: Sun Online | Original Score: 2/5

March 8, 2012
Henry Fitzherbert
Daily Express

The picture is handsomely staged and easy-on-the-eye but never establishes a fluent pace or tone, while the general point of the story escaped me.

Full Review Source: Daily Express | Original Score: 2/5

March 8, 2012
Kelly Vance
East Bay Express

Pattinson's weakness as an actor is all the more glaring when compared to his supporting players.

Full Review Source: East Bay Express

June 8, 2012
Alice Tynan
Limelight

This is the perfect film to cure someone of an obsession with "RPatz".

Full Review Source: Limelight | Original Score: 2.5/5

August 5, 2012
Emma Paterson
Little White Lies

More fair-weather friend than fine friend.

Full Review Source: Little White Lies | Original Score: 2/5

March 8, 2012
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