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Hallam Foe (Mister Foe) Reviews

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David Fear
Time Out
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Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 4/5

November 17, 2011
David N. Butterworth

Grumpy Glaswegians going at it are once again the focus of David ("Young Adam") Mackenzie's bleak and dreary -- but not wholly uninteresting -- drama.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2.5/4

October 23, 2008
David Wiegand
San Francisco Chronicle
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Bell was a decent kid actor and a terrific dancer in Billy Elliot, but he's grown into a really first-rate actor.

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

October 18, 2008
Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post
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It's a coming of age you can believe in.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

October 9, 2008
Matthew Sorrento
Film Threat

This Scottish film often pushes for realism, though its stylish tones fall back on whimsy.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 3/5

September 26, 2008
Bill White
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

[Director David] Mackenzie has reined in the strangeness to deliver a conventional, if better than average, mystery.

Full Review Source: Seattle Post-Intelligencer | Original Score: B

September 18, 2008
Cynthia Fuchs

By the end of "Hallam Foe," you've nearly forgotten his all-too-regular boy development. Now you're wondering, what's Kate doing when he's not looking?

Full Review Source: PopMatters | Original Score: 6/10

September 12, 2008
Kam Williams

Jamie Bell in his most memorable outing since Billy Elliot, as a Peeping Tom acting upon Oedipal urges in a dysfunctional family drama from Scotland.

Full Review Source: EURWeb | Original Score: 3.5/4

September 6, 2008
Michael Dance
The Cinema Source

A worthy addition to Holden Caulfield's coming-of-age subgenre of off-kilter teenage boys let loose in big cities. Bell and Myles give terrific performances.

Full Review Source: The Cinema Source | Original Score: A

September 5, 2008
Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times
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Although it's nice to see Mackenzie find uplift in the erotic, what helps drive Mister Foe is how deftly he turns chasm into intimacy between Bell and Myles, both of whom give sharply observed, charismatic portrayals.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

September 5, 2008
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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Jamie Bell has his best role since Billy Elliot in Mister Foe, a darkly comic tale of a twisted teen on the cusp of adulthood.

Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 3/4

September 5, 2008
Grant Butler

Director David Mackenzie's complex story is never sure exactly what tone to strike.

Full Review Source: Oregonian | Original Score: B-

September 5, 2008
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
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
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
Brent Simon
Shared Darkness
May 15, 2012
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