• R, 1 hr. 42 min.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:
    Uli Edel
    In Theaters:
    Jan 1, 1989 Wide
    On DVD:
    Dec 19, 1990
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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Last Exit to Brooklyn Reviews

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James Plath
Movie Metropolis

Cinematic style and Jennifer Jason Leigh make this worth watching.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 7/10

December 29, 2011
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

For the most part, Edel captures the harrowing grim tone of the book and the compassion the author had for his unsympathetic flawed characters.

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

September 7, 2011
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

German director Eli Edel has fashioned a grim yet coherent and extremely well acted tale out of Hubert Selby's 1964 collection of short stories about misfits, criminals and outsiders in Brooklyn's Red Hook, circa 1952.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: B+

November 25, 2010
Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)

So bleak a vision as to be obsessive and ultimately shallow.

| Original Score: 2/5

March 8, 2004
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

The pockmarked buildings have a peeling grayness, as if some forgotten battle had been waged there and dulled everything in its wake.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid | Original Score: 3.5/4

February 7, 2003
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C+

September 7, 2011
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

| Original Score: 4/5

May 12, 2008
Jennie Kermode
Eye for Film

Full Review Source: Eye for Film | Original Score: 4/5

December 7, 2007
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 3/5

June 12, 2005
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 3/5

May 1, 2005
Randy Shulman
Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)

| Original Score: 4/5

September 4, 2004
Brian J. Arthurs
Beach Reporter (Southern California)

| Original Score: 3/5

March 24, 2003
Josh Ralske
All Movie Guide

| Original Score: 2/5

February 2, 2003
Laura Clifford
Reeling Reviews

| Original Score: 3/5

October 4, 2002
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 77/100

January 1, 2000
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

Full Review Source: Internet Reviews | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3.5/4

January 1, 2000

Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C+

June 1, 1990

Variety
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March 26, 2009
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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February 9, 2006
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