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Hallam Foe (Mister Foe) Reviews

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A.O. Scott
New York Times
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Mister Foe is infused with enough macabre and comical touches to prevent it from sliding into clinical sensationalism.

| Original Score: 3.5/5

September 5, 2008
Geoff Berkshire

There's a chance that Bell's strong work could turn this into a cult item.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3/5

September 5, 2008
Cole Smithey

Boring, meandering, and painfully self-important, "Mister Foe" is writer/director David Mackenzie's follow-up to his much better effort "Young Adam" (2003).

Full Review Source: | Original Score: C-

September 4, 2008
Brian Orndorf

An engrossing, provocative drama, the feature sniffs out just the right level of lurid behavior to keep the viewer in concert with the mounting domestic woes. It's a feature of unpredicted, and quite thrilling, discomfort.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: B+

September 4, 2008
David Fear
Time Out New York
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Truly unsettling and uniquely twisted.

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 4/6

September 4, 2008
Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter
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It's a showy part, but the movie ably supports it with splendid use of Edinburgh, Scotland's cityscapes, a basket full of startling surprises in the screenplay and characters without a fleck of sentimentality.

September 3, 2008
Vadim Rizov
Village Voice
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What makes Mister Foe such unlikely fun is Bell's accomplished smart-ass routine and Mackenzie's blithe attitude toward taboos.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

September 3, 2008
Simon Abrams
New York Press

In his attempt to make the audience sympathize with Hallam, [director] Mackenzie uses the cheapest trick in the book: attempting to give the audience a link into his head with a manic soundtrack.

Full Review Source: New York Press

September 3, 2008
Edward Douglas

A striking film but certainly more of one that grows on you rather than one that's immediately compelling.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 7.5/10

September 2, 2008
Anthony Lane
New Yorker
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Mister Foe flirts too often with the unlikely and the foolish, yet there is something to admire in the nerve of its reckless characters, so uneasy in their skins.

Full Review Source: New Yorker

September 2, 2008
Prairie Miller

A movie about a Scottish Peeping Tom who is sufficiently demented to give even Peeping Toms a bad name, it seems to be a lot less about fetish and voyeurism, than warped emotional espionage as pathological mommy love.

Full Review Source: NewsBlaze

August 30, 2008
Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle

Equal parts sweet and perverse, this Scottish film is unpredictable in places where it might be twee, and subversively fanciful in others where it might be punishing.

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 3.5/5

August 22, 2008
Harvey S. Karten

An insightful, well-acted serio-comic look into the mind of a creepy 18-year-old Scot.

Full Review Source: Compuserve | Original Score: B+

July 30, 2008
Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine

An occasion for David Mackenzie to infuse his smutty purview of modern romantic relations with twee affectation.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 1.5/4

June 1, 2008
Eric D. Snider

It's a modestly effective story, even a little moving in a weird way, and worth watching for Bell's intriguing and sympathetic performance.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: B

May 20, 2008
Luke Y. Thompson
OC Weekly

Presented as a sort of romantic neo-fairy-tale, the movie rarely acknowledges the inherent creepiness of its premise.

Full Review Source: OC Weekly

April 28, 2008
Steven Rea
Philadelphia Inquirer
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A dark, often funny Oedipal and erotic tale from Young Adam director David Mackenzie, Mister Foe benefits from the emotionally and physically agile performance of Bell.

Full Review Source: Philadelphia Inquirer | Original Score: 3.5/4

April 11, 2008
Erik Childress

The Hitchcockian elements are actually much subtler than recognized, partly because the film is generally more a comedy than some Peeping Tom-esque thriller.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3/4

April 9, 2008
Nick Davis
Nick's Flick Picks

Hallam Foe cannot be accused of concealing its investment in the dramatic heightening of sensation, the privileging of psychic logic and hormonal pulls over safer and more quotidian forms of "realistic" storytelling.

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

October 10, 2007
Jamie Gillies
Apollo Guide

Rarely have I seen a film end so satisfactorily and without feeling cheated by a conclusion ready made for first dates.

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 82/100

September 8, 2007
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