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A Rage in Harlem Reviews

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It bleeds for a kind of Harlem justice, as its intense black characters act tough, nasty, sexy, twisty, heroic and lively.

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

August 5, 2013

TV Guide's Movie Guide

A Rage in Harlem is the kind of film that, every ten minutes or so, requires violent bloodshed or a sexual rendezvous to prevent audiences from becoming glassy-eyed and slack-jawed.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 2.5/4

July 1, 2013
John Hartl
Seattle Times
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With its snazzy Elmer Bernstein score, its snappy period flavor and its all-star cast doing something completely different, A Rage in Harlem should have been much more fun than it is.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 1.5/4

July 1, 2013
Joanna Berry
Radio Times

Based on Chester Himes's novel, this is a stylish, fast-moving and often humorous thriller from Deep Cover director Bill Duke.

Full Review Source: Radio Times | Original Score: 4/5

July 1, 2013
Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer
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Jazzy and jauntily funny.

Full Review Source: Philadelphia Inquirer | Original Score: 3/4

July 1, 2013
Gary Thompson
Philadelphia Daily News

Underneath the fancy trappings, however, is a disappointingly ordinary caper movie that moves far too slowly for a picture of this type.

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

July 1, 2013
Ralph Novak
People Magazine

That extraordinary cast, directed by Bill Duke, has little to do other than idle between sporadic outbursts of sadistic violence.

Full Review Source: People Magazine

July 1, 2013
Jay Boyar
Orlando Sentinel
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As the movie becomes increasingly violent and unpleasant, the characters chase around after each other in a threadbare gangster plot about a trunk of gold.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel | Original Score: 1/5

July 1, 2013
Michael Sragow
New Yorker
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[A] flamboyant, engaging action comedy.

Full Review Source: New Yorker

July 1, 2013
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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Duke and company have been true to Himes' brash, blaspheming spirit, and that is no small thing.

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

July 1, 2013
Angie Errigo
Empire Magazine

It's largely a cheap looking, tawdry affair, with tortuous interludes in which the humour devolves on gratuitous unpleasantness or tired old bad jokes at the expense of women.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 2/5

July 1, 2013
David Sterritt
Christian Science Monitor

Bill Duke directed this mixture of high energy and low vulgarity, which doesn't do justice to the talents of its mostly black cast.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor

July 1, 2013
Dave Kehr
Chicago Tribune
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Bill Duke's Harlem has the heft of an imaginatively heightened reality; it's a great place to visit.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 3.5/4

July 1, 2013
Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
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A delightful rendering of a Chester Himes novel with a 50s setting.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

July 1, 2013
Lou Cedrone
Baltimore Sun

A Rage in Harlem is an uneven combination of comedy and carnage. When it's good, it's very good. When it's not, it's simply bloody.

Full Review Source: Baltimore Sun | Original Score: 2/4

July 1, 2013
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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There's just enough atmosphere, comedy, and raw acting talent in Bill Duke's amiable gangster-caper movie, A Rage In Harlem, to make you wish the plot weren't a complete shambles.

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

September 7, 2011
Variety Staff
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Director Bill Duke has brought a stylish sheen to A Rage in Harlem, but his mix of comedy and violence in the Chester Himes period crime tale is dubious.

Full Review Source: Variety

March 26, 2009
Emanuel Levy

It's hard to believe but this film offered the first to feature a black glamorous woman--Robin Givens--since Diana Ross's ill-fated Mahogany.

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

October 31, 2006
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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For all the explicit violence, the film is less gritty noir than ebullient, good-natured fantasy.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

Strong adaptation of Chester Himes' pulp thriller

| Original Score: 3/5

January 26, 2005
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