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Margaret Cho: Assassin Reviews

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MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher

We're told she's 'controversial,' but honestly, all she does is lob obvious cheap shots that do nothing but sanction her audience's status quo. Where's the controversy in that?

Full Review Source: Flick Filosopher

November 17, 2005
Eric D. Snider

You know, the surest way to stop being considered 'edgy' is to brag constantly about how edgy you are. Get over yourself and get back to writing good jokes.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: C

October 20, 2005
David Noh
Film Journal International

I saw Cho perform much of this material live [...] and found it bracingly hilarious. The movie she has made of it is an entirely different matter.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

October 6, 2005
Janice Page
Boston Globe
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Pointed sociopolitical commentary that's thoughtful and impassioned, if not always hilarious.

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 2.5/4

September 16, 2005
Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

standard-issue platitudes about media hype and Republican hypocrisy that you've likely heard many times before from many others.

Full Review

September 16, 2005
James Berardinelli
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Only for die-hard Cho fans.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 1.5/4

September 8, 2005
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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Anger is the gasoline of stand-up comedians, the fuel that gets them revved. But just as too much gas will flood a carburetor, an overdose of anger can stall a comic's inspiration.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B-

September 7, 2005
Dennis Harvey
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Inspiration is running thin in comedian Margaret Cho's fourth concert film, a routine stand-up set that compares poorly to her oft-hilarious first two.

Full Review Source: Variety

September 2, 2005
John McMurtrie
San Francisco Chronicle
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If Margaret Cho's act shows no signs of getting old, it's because the world is kind enough to provide her with sufficient lunacy to fill countless concert tours.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 3/4

September 2, 2005
Timothy Knight

The misses ultimately far outnumber the hits.

| Original Score: 2/4

September 2, 2005
Ken Fox
TV Guide's Movie Guide

Her savage but empowering take on gay life is sufficiently sidesplitting to smooth over the weaker spots.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 3/5

September 2, 2005
Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News
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Much of this feels like pandering to her liberal audience, as she approaches subjects like reproductive and gay rights without offering many new -- or funny -- observations.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 2/4

September 2, 2005
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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Though Cho occasionally connects with her targets, more often than not she seems as intolerant and hate-filled as she accuses them of being -- and that's not funny.

| Original Score: 1.5/4

September 2, 2005
Stephen Becker
Dallas Morning News
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Ms. Cho's commentaries come across as mere rants, lacking the fresh comedic spin necessary to carry a concert film.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News | Original Score: D+

September 2, 2005

Not as personal as some of her previous tours, focusing instead on social commentary about today's headlines, but she still manages to get in some great lines.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3/5

September 2, 2005
Peter Canavese
Groucho Reviews

Soft in the middle, and none of Cho's stories here take on an epic scope....[Yet] the comedienne remains endearingly naughty.

| Original Score: 2.5/4

September 2, 2005
Les Wright

[Cho] redoubles her invectives against the religious and political right with a fearlessness that is breathtaking.

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September 1, 2005
Chris Barsanti

like catching a second-rate rerun of The Daily Show

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 1.5/5

September 1, 2005
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
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A terrific mime with amazing expressiveness, Cho has a fertile, untrammeled imagination that shapes vignettes and one-liners that unfailingly hit their intended targets.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 4/5

September 1, 2005
Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
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Anyone who can compare Reagan's funeral to Weekend at Bernie's and John Kerry to an Ent, one of Tolkien's talking trees, deserves an audience on both sides of the aisle.

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

September 1, 2005
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