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Hedwig and the Angry Inch Reviews

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Cole Smithey

[VIDEO ESSAY] "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" is an important cultural touchstone for the LGBT community and a thrilling discovery for everyone.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: A+

March 20, 2012
Nick Rogers

A ball of gender confusion, Biblical allegories and Eastern European politics -one of those would be a tricky subtext for a 90-minute rock opera. But the songs marry Jim Steinman's grandeur to the Stooges' sweat and spit, with a deft, tender screenplay.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/4

September 24, 2010
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

Mitchell's performance as Hedwig remains one of the best of modern times -- the character is by turns sexy, scary, outrageous, obnoxious, pitiable and vulnerable -- and it anchors a movie that landed on my list of the 10 best films of the 2000s.

Full Review Source: Creative Loafing | Original Score: 4/4

September 24, 2010
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

One of the most delightful surprises of 2001, and it has lost none of its charm or its surprising power in the intervening years.

Full Review Source: Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC) | Original Score: 5/5

September 16, 2010
Rob Gonsalves

Anyone who has ever felt discarded, disenfranchised, or just plain dissed will find in Hedwig a lot to hook into.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 5/5

September 17, 2007
Kim Newman
Empire Magazine

Definitely recommended for those looking for something different.

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

December 30, 2006
Emanuel Levy

Mitchell's successful screen version of his acclaimed play, which feature one of the most original hero(ine), benefits immeasurably from the skills of his producer Christine Vachon and production designer Therese DePrez.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: A-

December 4, 2006
Ron Wells
Film Threat

And they said the movie musical was dead.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 5/5

December 6, 2005
Stephen Himes
Film Snobs

What more do you want?

Full Review Source: Film Snobs | Original Score: 4/5

January 21, 2003
Matthew Turner

Brilliantly acted, moving, darkly funny, and featuring some terrific songs, this has everything you could possibly want from a transsexual, post-punk, neo glam rock opera.

Full Review Source: ViewLondon | Original Score: 4/5

October 30, 2002
Margaret A. McGurk
Cincinnati Enquirer

For all her flamboyance, Hedwig is a poignant and lovable character in Mr. Mitchell's portrayal, and a heck of a lot more interesting than most of the movie heroines we've met this summer.

Full Review Source: Cincinnati Enquirer | Original Score: 3/4

October 15, 2002
Alex Ramirez

Es imposible no reconocer sus méritos, y la estética lograda vale cualquier recomendación.

September 15, 2002
Kevin N. Laforest
Montreal Film Journal

A wonderfully twisted comedy doubling with insightful, moving drama and a collection of original musical numbers to die for.

Full Review Source: Montreal Film Journal | Original Score: 4/4

September 10, 2002
Jeffrey Chen
Window to the Movies

A colorful, high-energy rock show ... But it also has a poignant side.

Full Review Source: Window to the Movies | Original Score: 7/10

July 12, 2002
Nathaniel Rogers
Film Experience

It was so visceral and inherently theatrical off Broadway that at first I thought it was a terrible mistake to commit it to film. But, in one of those rare unforseeable happy endings...

Full Review Source: Film Experience

June 3, 2002
Collin Souter

Moulin Rouge professed to be about love, but Hedwig actually has something to say about it.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3.5/4

April 23, 2002
Brandon Judell

multitudes seem to be going wild over Hedwig from Sundance to Berlin. Maybe this is the decade of the botched singing sex change. If so, it's nothing to complain about.

Full Review Source: PopcornQ

April 14, 2002
Jeffrey Gantz
Boston Phoenix

For me, too, Mitchell is more affecting as a Dietrich-like chanteuse looking for love; as a rocker he's just one more shouter. But his presence carries this film.

Full Review Source: Boston Phoenix

March 24, 2002
Leigh Johnson

Mitchell, who wrote, directed and starred in both the film version and the hit off-Broadway play, captivates in the title role, creating a perfect blend of rock star and star-crossed lover in his beautiful, complex Hedwig.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/5

March 2, 2002
Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies

One of the strangest and most effective musicals to come along in a long time.

Full Review Source: Goatdog's Movies | Original Score: 4/5

February 28, 2002
Nate Yapp
August 12, 2002

Irish Times

October 19, 2001
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