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Detroit Rock City Reviews

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James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies
January 1, 2000
| Original Score: 2/5
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media
December 22, 2010
A valentine to sex, drugs, and cutting school.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Erik Childress
eFilmCritic.com
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
Jeanne Aufmuth
Palo Alto Weekly
May 14, 2003
| Original Score: 2/4
Steve Newton
Georgia Straight
August 12, 2014
Like KISS's music, it's juvenile, crass, bombastic, and loud.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
David Keyes
Cinemaphile.org
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/10
Dustin Putman
TheFilmFile.com
January 1, 2000
A nice, respective try, but Detroit Rock City just misses the mark.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Mark Palermo
Coast (Halifax, Nova Scotia)
September 1, 2002
| Original Score: 2/5
Shay Casey
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
Look, that guy just got clocked by a telephone receiver. Twice. See? Funny!
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
Madeleine Williams
Cinematter
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 0.5/4
Guy MacPherson
Apollo Guide
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 60/100
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Susan Stark
Detroit News
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette
June 23, 2002
sorely in need of the authenticity and easy humor of "Dazed and Confused," the 1994 Richard Linklater comedy it's obviously trying hard to imitate.
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com
November 24, 2009
What works for rocking and rolling all night (and partying every day) doesn't necessarily hold true for movies.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: D
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Globe and Mail
March 19, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4

Film Threat
December 8, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5

Film Threat
December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5
Annlee Ellingson
Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000
Susan Granger
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews
April 9, 2005
Kevin N. Laforest
Montreal Film Journal
September 10, 2002
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Urban Cinefile
January 1, 2000
Paul Elliott
Sight and Sound
March 5, 2002
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Janet Maslin
New York Times
January 1, 2000
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Stephanie Zacharek
Salon.com
January 1, 2000
Darryl Sterdan
Jam! Movies
January 1, 2000
Ray Pride
Newcity
January 1, 2000
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Gary Dauphin
Village Voice
January 1, 2000
Cynthia Fuchs
Philadelphia City Paper
January 1, 2000
Jon Popick
Planet Sick-Boy
January 1, 2000
Jason Anderson
eye WEEKLY
January 1, 2000
Gary Brown
Houston Community Newspapers
January 1, 2000
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Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
February 14, 2001
Scott A. Mantz
Scott Mantz' Movie Reviews
February 4, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 8/5
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Dennis Harvey
Variety
June 18, 2008

Empire Magazine
January 1, 2000
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