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Make Out With Violence Reviews

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Glenn Dunks
Trespass

[W]hile the film tackles the subject of personal morality and ethics, it works more as a vehicle for twinkling nostalgia memories of youth.

Full Review Source: Trespass

September 8, 2013
Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

A dreadfully pretentious genre-bender about the pain of unrequited love.

Full Review Source: Lessons of Darkness | Original Score: C-

November 26, 2010
Josh Bell
Filmcritic.com

Occasionally inspired but just as often frustrating.

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 2.5/5

October 27, 2010
Nick Davis
Nick's Flick Picks

Builds a real air of mystery around the captive girl, what she is, what she is or isn't capable of doing, and what we're invited to feel about her or her caretaker-captors... Made with real filmmaking flair.

Full Review Source: Nick's Flick Picks | Original Score: B

August 30, 2010
Chuck Bowen
Slant Magazine

Make-Out with Violence is a horror movie given the generic low-budget art-movie treatment.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 1/4

August 30, 2010
Avi Offer
NYC Movie Guru

Outrageous, disturbing and wickedly funny. It's a stylish, bizarre and refreshingly subversive amalgamation of horror, romance and comedy.

Full Review Source: NYC Movie Guru | Original Score: 7.05/10

August 28, 2010
Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
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Filled with clear, bright images and moments of skewed genius, this delicate debut effortlessly evokes those languid summer doldrums, when even a rotting girlfriend is better than no girlfriend at all.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

August 27, 2010
Ronnie Scheib
Variety
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The film invests in spacey horror tropes one moment, plunges into absurdist adolescent angst the next and begs questions every step of the way, but just about holds together.

Full Review Source: Variety

August 25, 2010
Andrew Schenker
Village Voice
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Inventive without being twee, quirky without being overly Wes Anderson, and suffused with a late-adolescent sense of longing as palpably felt as it is understated.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

August 24, 2010
Erik Childress
Hollywood Bitchslap

This is a far more complex and thoughtful examination of the transition to adulthood and how we deal with death rather than just another zombie flick.

Full Review Source: Hollywood Bitchslap

August 12, 2009
Terry Sawyer
PopMatters

If Hal Hartley used to be detachment for people who had lived too much; Make-Out is just lazy ennui, a movie with the momentum of sleep and the conscience of a bored sociopath who likes Gossip Girl.

Full Review Source: PopMatters

August 12, 2009
Rumsey Taylor
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

The entire film possesses a certain longing, the sort that manifests itself and begins to grow at the moment of High School graduation, when some of the most formative circumstances of youth are remembered only as ephemeral moments.

Full Review Source: Not Coming to a Theater Near You

August 9, 2009
Matthew Sorrento
Film Threat

Make-Out with Violence is proud of its dual identity, yet suffers from an identity crisis.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 2/5

July 22, 2009
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