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Natural Born Killers Reviews

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David Gurney
Common Sense Media

Bloody, violent, sexually explicit. Mature teens+.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 2/5

January 1, 2011
James Berardinelli
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Stone...doesn't know the meaning of moderation or subtlety, and opts instead for something that is excessive and self-indulgent. It's as if he wants to shout out the statement: 'Look at what I can do! I'm an artist!'

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

January 1, 2000
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

Stone has guts, I'll grant him that; but he needn't have spilled so much of it in our laps.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 6/10

June 10, 2008
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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Welcome to Natural Born Killers, Stone's empty, manic meditation on society's glorification of violence and the ugly heroes it loves to hate.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

January 1, 2000
Dragan Antulov

This film totally misses the point and turns into the exact thing Stone wanted to criticize...

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 1/10

January 1, 2000
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

An incoherent, experimental acid trip so unbearably pretentious that it gave me newfound respect for the Warren Commission. A real torture test.

| Original Score: 1/10

January 25, 2006
David Keyes

It plays like a mad dash across the cerebral mind-field in search of the right mood, and fails drastically at finding one.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 1.5/4

January 27, 2014
Matt Noller
Slant Magazine

Natural Born Killers finds Stone throwing everything against the wall to see what sticks.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: .5/4

October 27, 2009
Leonard Schwarz
Palo Alto Weekly

America's obsession with tabloid television and with the psychopaths whose lives the shows sensationalize is the ostensible target of Oliver Stone's latest bombastic and self-righteous exploration of evil in America.

| Original Score: 2/4

May 20, 2003
Brian Mckay

[Stone's] idea of subtlety is to put a velvet Crown Royale sack over a hammer before he smacks you in the face with it repeatedly.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2/5

March 18, 2003
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Flashy, loathsome, and utterly empty.

| Original Score: 1/5

May 14, 2003
Hal Hinson
Washington Post
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The main problem with that it degenerates into the very thing it criticizes.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

January 1, 2000
Chris Hicks
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

Stone's attempt to break new ground with stylized visuals, MTV editing and a story that combines parody and satire, is more annoying than enlightening.

Full Review Source: Deseret News, Salt Lake City | Original Score: 1.5/4

January 1, 2000
Stephen Farber

Made in the style of an MTV video...Natural Born Killers is exactly the kind of bullying, mindless assault that Stone excoriates the media for perpetrating.

Full Review Source: Movieline

January 9, 2002
Scott Renshaw

Few filmmakers in the last twenty years have so consistently had so little to say as loudly as Oliver Stone.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3/10

January 1, 2000
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

| Original Score: 0/5

March 4, 2003
Janet Maslin
New York Times
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As a satirist, [Stone's] an elephant ballerina.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 2.5/5

May 20, 2003
Emanuel Levy

One of the most audacious, timely, but also deeply problematic films, a feverish nightmare of American culture at its worst, which might explain the heated controversy and legal battles.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: B-

January 3, 2006
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Seeing this movie once is not enough. The first time is for the visceral experience, the second time is for the meaning.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 4/4

January 1, 2000
Scott Weinberg

| Original Score: 5/5

July 26, 2002
Todd McCarthy
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March 26, 2009
Stanley Kauffmann
The New Republic
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January 1, 2000

Time Out
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January 26, 2006
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