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Nabbeun namja (Bad Guy) Reviews

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Hank Sartin
Chicago Reader
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The audience is subjected to a series of emotional contortions, encouraged to experience them like a voyeur, and then scolded for doing so.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

February 8, 2010
Jason Gorber
Film Scouts

It's impossible to recommend this film to a general audience, but I would think that the bleery-eyed viewers like me who populate the fest at times like this would eat a film like this up.

Full Review Source: Film Scouts | Original Score: A-

June 21, 2007
Prairie Miller
Long Island Press

After the experience of this down and dirty South Korean psychological thriller, park benches may never quite seem the same.

Full Review Source: Long Island Press

April 25, 2007
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Uma história de amor absolutamente atípica que, depois de provocar uma estranheza inicial, acaba levando o espectador a mergulhar em sua lógica particular.

| Original Score: 4/5

April 24, 2006
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's all distressing, superficial and caveman-like in its amour fou.

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

April 12, 2006

Kim Ki-duk nous offre qu'un simple exercice de style se concentrant uniquement sur sa prémisse de départ sans se soucier des éléments extérieurs au récit.

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

January 15, 2006
Jesse Paddock
culturevulture.net

The plotting keeps getting away from Kim as the story progresses.

Full Review Source: culturevulture.net

June 22, 2005
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

I was confused and discomfited by Bad Guy , but I loved it too.

Full Review | Original Score: A

June 20, 2005
Brian Gibson
Vue Weekly (Edmonton, Canada)

Bad Guy's riddles are so hauntingly strange and its plot so artfully ambiguous that you just might find the film's grip harder to shake than Han-gi's unnerving silence.

May 29, 2005
Tim Cogshell
Boxoffice Magazine

It's difficult to watch and even more difficult to understand, but the intriguing material is generally well-crafted.

| Original Score: 3/4

April 18, 2005
Peter Howell
Toronto Star
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His fascination with allegory and symbols is evident here, too, but his narrative strays too far from the dreamlike towards the just plain dumbfounding.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 2.5/4

April 15, 2005
Jim Slotek
Jam! Movies

Bad Guy's greatest fault is that it is a listless exercise, that goes nowhere except further into the mire.

Full Review Source: Jam! Movies | Original Score: 2.5/5

April 15, 2005
G. Allen Johnson
San Francisco Chronicle
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The film is filled with lovely images (Kim studied painting in France), and ultimately becomes, against all expectations, quite moving.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 3.5/4

April 15, 2005
Chuck Wilson
L.A. Weekly
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One can't get out of the theater fast enough.

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

March 31, 2005
Andy Klein
Los Angeles CityBeat

So vilely misogynistic does the film appear at first glance that it's no surprise it hasn't been previously released here...

March 30, 2005
Sean Axmaker
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Uncompromising, unpleasant and emotionally brutal, this twisted love story of emotional bondage is oddly compelling.

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

March 18, 2005
John Hartl
Seattle Times
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Its international reputation seems difficult to justify.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 1/4

March 18, 2005
Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger
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As a case study of one disturbed woman it might be interesting; presented as some sort of deathless love story, it's merely distasteful.

Full Review Source: Newark Star-Ledger

February 24, 2005
David Sterritt
Christian Science Monitor

Certainly offbeat, but not on a level with director Kim's previous work about marginalized people.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor | Original Score: 2/4

February 24, 2005
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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Really, who needs a bad guy who's this guilty about being bad?

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

February 23, 2005
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