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Days of Being Wild (A Fei zheng chuan) Reviews

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A dark moody period piece about unrequited love.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: A-

December 19, 2006
Andy Klein
Los Angeles CityBeat

Twelve years after first seeing Days of Being Wild, I'm finally developing some fondness for it.

July 31, 2005
Emanuel Levy

| Original Score: 4/5

June 19, 2005
Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

Wong has a reputation for slow-moving mood pieces in which very little happens, but that's not the case here.

Full Review Source: New Times

March 3, 2005
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Wong's always-striking visual style uses floating, neon colors and extreme angles to emphasize disconnected souls.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid

February 28, 2005
Stephen Cole
Globe and Mail
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Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 4/4

February 26, 2005
Geoff Pevere
Toronto Star
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Needless to say a must-see for Wongcolytes, Days of Being Wild is also an excellent entry point for people who haven't yet caught this most exotic and habit-forming of cinematic bugs.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 4/4

February 25, 2005
Carla Meyer
San Francisco Chronicle
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Every shot is perfectly composed and compelling, with light and shadow manipulated to maximum effect.

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

February 25, 2005
John Hartl
Seattle Times
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It now seems like a promising apprentice work, almost a blueprint for the writer-director's most acclaimed and famous film, In the Mood for Love.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 2.5/4

February 18, 2005
Ty Burr
Boston Globe
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There are images in Days that can make your heart stop for no other reason than that they're perfect.

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 4/4

February 18, 2005
Sean Axmaker
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

The languorous atmosphere of longing, disconnection and emotional isolation is hypnotic.

Full Review Source: Seattle Post-Intelligencer | Original Score: B+

February 17, 2005
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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It may have been released in the olden days of 1991, but Wong Kar-Wai's Days of Being Wild remains pulsatingly contemporary.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

February 3, 2005
Michael Wilmington
Chicago Tribune
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A triumph of movie pop poetics.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 4/4

January 13, 2005
Tim Cogshell
Boxoffice Magazine

A heady mix of sex, obsession, alienation and angst.

Full Review Source: Boxoffice Magazine | Original Score: 4/5

January 7, 2005
Kim Morgan
L.A. Weekly
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Feels exciting, in part, because you are watching an auteur lay the groundwork -- with an assortment of clocks, watches and meticulously detailed moments -- for ideas and moods he will obsessively follow in later films.

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

January 6, 2005
Andrew Sarris
New York Observer
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In many ways, Days of Being Wild anticipated the overall pattern of its writer-director- auteur's haunting career.

Full Review Source: New York Observer

November 29, 2004
V.A. Musetto
New York Post
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| Original Score: 3/4

November 23, 2004
John Anderson
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Wong creates a dream state of shifting, stalling, liquid time, a kind of gauzy unreality that made In the Mood for Love so seductive.

Full Review Source: Newsday | Original Score: 1.5/4

November 20, 2004
Manohla Dargis
New York Times
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A rapturous film about cool men, hot women and the thousand and one nights and cigarettes they share.

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

November 18, 2004
David Sterritt
Christian Science Monitor

It's inexplicable that Wong's early masterpiece has been virtually absent from American screens since he completed it in 1991.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor | Original Score: 4/4

November 18, 2004

Time Out
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Rumsey Taylor
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