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High Heels and Low Lifes Reviews

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Matthew Turner
ViewLondon

Full Review Source: ViewLondon | Original Score: 3/5

October 30, 2002

BeatBoxBetty.com

It's the charming wit and screen presence of McCormack that saves this picture from being a total mess.

Full Review Source: BeatBoxBetty.com

November 1, 2001
Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review

Driver and McCormack make appealing heroines, and Kevin McNally and Michael Gambon are gratifyingly menacing villains.

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 3/5

October 29, 2001
Kevin Maynard
Mr. Showbiz
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A mostly smart attempt to resurrect Ealing Studios-style hijinks.

Full Review Source: Mr. Showbiz

October 25, 2001
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

Cute, fluffy fun, completely divorced from reality and proud of it.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press

September 20, 2001
Mark Adams
Hollywood Reporter
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A refreshingly engaging British movie that isn't afraid to go all out for laughs and thrills, leaving its social conscience behind.

August 2, 2001

Film Threat

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 2.5/5

December 6, 2005
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 1/5

June 19, 2005
Harry Guerin
RTE Interactive (Dublin, Ireland)

You can't help feel that the director settled for smirks when he could've had bellylaughs.

Full Review Source: RTE Interactive (Dublin, Ireland) | Original Score: 2/5

March 5, 2003

Film Threat

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 2.5/5

December 8, 2002
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

Won't leave audiences with too many bad memories--mostly because it evaporates from memory as soon as the closing crawl begins.

Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 3, 2002
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: 1/4

November 11, 2001
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

With the tiny I.Q.s of the characters in this film, it wouldn't have been much harder for the likes of Laverne and Shirley to pull off the same joyless stunt.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid

October 29, 2001
Chris Wiegand
Boxoffice Magazine

Distinctly low on laughs and, despite a running time of only 86 minutes, far outstays its welcome.

Full Review Source: Boxoffice Magazine

October 28, 2001
Moira MacDonald
Seattle Times
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A shrill and ultimately annoying tale.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times

October 27, 2001
Carla Meyer
San Francisco Chronicle
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Like the designer suits Driver wears despite her character's meager earnings, High Heels and Low Lifes isn't about reality; it's playing dress- up.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 2/4

October 27, 2001
Betsy Bozdech
Reel.com

High Heels' main problem is that Smith can't seem to decide whether the movie is an over-the-top comedy or a sassy action film.

| Original Score: 2/4

October 27, 2001
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

Director Mel Smith uses the same silly sense of comedy that he did in Bean.

Full Review Source: Internet Reviews | Original Score: 2.5/4

October 26, 2001
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
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There are, however, no highs in High Heels and Low Lifes. Just lows.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 1/5

October 26, 2001

E! Online

Reality goes right out the window in this silly shoot-'em-up, which never gets quite silly enough.

Full Review Source: E! Online

October 26, 2001
Derek Elley
Variety
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March 27, 2009
Derek Adams
Time Out
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Alexander Walker
This is London
December 15, 2003
Christopher Tookey
Daily Mail [UK]
December 15, 2003
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
January 27, 2002
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
October 30, 2001

Guardian
August 10, 2001
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