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Chopper Reviews

David Stratton
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June 6, 2008

Time Out
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February 9, 2006
Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News
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August 9, 2002
Gary Dowell
Dallas Morning News
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The fact that Chopper is so engrossing and effective stems from the powerful performance of Eric Bana.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News

August 2, 2001
Bruce Westbrook
Houston Chronicle
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Chopper plays like a nonfuturistic A Clockwork Orange.

Full Review Source: Houston Chronicle

June 15, 2001
Stephen Hunter
Washington Post
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It's a great style, it's a fabulous performance, but it never quite finds what it's searching for.

Full Review Source: Washington Post | Original Score: 3/5

June 11, 2001
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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You cannot look away from him. The performance is so . . . strange.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

June 1, 2001
Mark Caro
Chicago Tribune
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The ways Read twists and embellishes the truth become progressively less interesting.

May 31, 2001
Steven Rea
Philadelphia Inquirer
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Bana radiates the sort of warped charisma that explains how an ultraviolent convict could capture the public's imagination.

May 24, 2001
Jay Boyar
Orlando Sentinel
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Like a lot of video-game violence, much of Chopper is meant to be perversely funny. But it's a different kind of perversely funny.

May 24, 2001
Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald
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[Read's] unpredictability lends Chopper considerable suspense.

May 21, 2001

Washington Post
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Bana's gift -- and his triumph -- is that he makes us somehow care about this magnetic monster, without ever letting us feel as if we've figured him out.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

May 17, 2001
Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press
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Compelling and funny even when it is indiscriminately splattering blood.

May 4, 2001
Jay Carr
Boston Globe
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A stylish, arresting, disturbing film.

May 4, 2001
Edward Guthmann
San Francisco Chronicle
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It's Eric Bana ... who justifies our interest with a dazzling performance of blunt humor, unpredictability and an edge of menace.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 3/4

April 27, 2001
James Berardinelli
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Dominik's direction is fresh and lively, and the camerawork is exceptional.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3/4

April 16, 2001
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
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Dominik doesn't glamorize or glorify Chopper, but his film contributes to making Mark Brandon Read as mythical an Australian rogue as Ned Kelly.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 4/5

April 13, 2001
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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Too senseless and contrived to succeed as sociopathic comic opera, let alone as coherent character study.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C-

April 13, 2001
Stephen Holden
New York Times
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For every viewer who is revolted, at least as many will probably be intrigued, if not charmed. For Chopper is nothing if not fearless.

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

April 12, 2001
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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A vivid portrait.

April 12, 2001
Anthony Breznican
Associated Press
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The excitement and tension comes from never knowing when Chopper is really going to lose it.

April 12, 2001
John Anderson
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Dominik's perspective makes it a lot less incriminating to watch the film.

Full Review Source: Newsday

April 11, 2001
J. Hoberman
Village Voice
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With his metal teeth and deformed satyr-like ears, Chopper is a spectacular lowlife clown.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

April 10, 2001
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