• R, 1 hr. 41 min.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:    Nick Gomez
  • In Theaters:    Jun 1, 1997 Wide
  • On DVD:    Jul 14, 1998
  • Artisan Entertainment

Illtown Reviews

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Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com
September 13, 2007

Crap.

| Original Score: 0/5
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
December 8, 2006

In his third, most experimental film, Gomez again shows attraction to outcasts and criminals, but unlike LLaws of Gravity, here his haunting look at a Miami drug dealing circle is staged in a dreamlike hallucinatory manner, influenced by Kitano and others

Full Review | Original Score: B
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
February 15, 2004

Pretentious.

Full Review | Original Score: C-
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com
January 5, 2004

Will leave viewers grasping for a meaning.

Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Glenn Slavin
Film Journal International
January 1, 2000

A rare--almost subversive--cinematic treatise on the modern gangsta genre

Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
Top Critic
September 7, 2011

Full Review | Original Score: C+
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion
November 13, 2003

| Original Score: 2/5
Michael Szymanski
Zap2it.com
July 9, 2003

| Original Score: 3/5
Brian J. Arthurs
Beach Reporter (Southern California)
November 15, 2002

| Original Score: 3/5
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide
January 1, 2000

Full Review | Original Score: 75/100
Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle
January 1, 2000

Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
Top Critic
January 1, 2000

Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Todd McCarthy
Variety
Top Critic
March 26, 2009

Janet Maslin
New York Times
Top Critic
May 20, 2003

Jeff Strickler
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Top Critic
November 6, 2002


Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002

Leslie Rigoulot
Film Scouts
April 17, 2002

Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
Top Critic
February 14, 2001

Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
Top Critic
January 1, 2000


Houston Chronicle
Top Critic
January 1, 2000

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