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Red Obsession Reviews

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A lot of worthless talk about the greatness of Bordeaux takes too much away from the very few fascinating parts of the story.

Full Review Source: Nonfics | Original Score: 2/5

May 30, 2014
Kam Williams
Baret News

Wine documentary examines China's consumption's contribution to runaway prices.

| Original Score: 3.5/4

January 26, 2014
Simon Miraudo
Quickflix

Some nice cinematography and pleasant talking heads help Red Obsession go down smooth, but this is more like a pamphlet than an actual movie.

Full Review Source: Quickflix | Original Score: 2/5

December 15, 2013
Linda Barnard
Toronto Star
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Despite being a rather thin, by-the-books documentary that abruptly changes course at the halfway mark, Red Obsession tells a fascinating financial tale about the rise of "wine fever" in China.

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

September 26, 2013
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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"Red Obsession" gains interest as it delineates how the production and sale of first-growth Bordeaux has become the biggest of businesses and how the Chinese may or may not fit into the picture.

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

September 12, 2013
MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher

Sly, sometimes funny documentary version of Bottle Shock, with China playing the role of 1970s Napa as it creeps up to smack the snooty Old World wine snobs.

Full Review Source: Flick Filosopher

September 6, 2013
Doris Toumarkine
Film Journal International

This exceptional, visually and informationally rich doc reveals much beyond its ostensible theme.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

September 6, 2013
Sheila O'Malley
RogerEbert.com

A film about obsession, about wine-mania, about people who live, breathe, eat, think, drink wine.

Full Review Source: RogerEbert.com | Original Score: 3.5/4

September 6, 2013
Nicole Herrington
New York Times
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The movie raises legitimate concerns about the cultural and economic implications of status-minded overconsumption.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3/5

September 6, 2013
Jordan Hoffman
New York Daily News
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[a] probing, fascinating documentary

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 3/5

September 6, 2013
Noel Murray
The Dissolve

Red Obsession is informative, and entertainingly so, with its honeyed Russell Crowe narration and sweet tracking shots through sun-dappled vineyards.

Full Review Source: The Dissolve | Original Score: 3/5

September 5, 2013
Nick Schager
AV Club
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A concise portrait of not only the historic Bordeaux region of France, but also of the way its business has been impacted-for good and ill-by China's emergence as a superpower.

Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: B+

September 5, 2013
Pete Vonder Haar
Village Voice
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The doc affords us a look into a world rarely seen by the lumpenproletariat ...

Full Review Source: Village Voice

September 4, 2013
Keith Uhlich
Time Out New York
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The reliance on talking-head testimonials leaves a weak aftertaste.

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 3/5

September 3, 2013
Kenji Fujishima
Slant Magazine

Offers the ins and outs of the world of wine as an implicit metaphor for art appreciation, from both aesthetic and financial standpoints.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 3/4

September 2, 2013

The film isn't so much about wine but about the unstoppable rise of China as the world's next pace-setter...A very entertaining doc, regardless of whether you like a drop.

Full Review Source: 3AW | Original Score: 3.5/5

August 20, 2013
CJ Johnson
ABC Radio (Australia)

As much an examination of contemporary Chinese character, ambition and taste as it is of the Chateaux and wines of Bordeaux ... globe-trotting, hugely informative and thoroughly entertaining ... crafted with as much care as the wines we see onscreen.

Full Review Source: ABC Radio (Australia) | Original Score: 4.5/5

August 13, 2013
Ed Gibbs
The Sunday Age

The film, which premiered at Robert De Niro's Tribeca Film Festival in New York, proves remarkably enlightening.

Full Review Source: The Sunday Age | Original Score: 4/5

August 11, 2013
Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

There isn't a wine writer or wine maker of note who doesn't get a say about the traditional prestige of Bordeaux wines, especially the almighty Lafite and Margaux labels

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

August 10, 2013
Louise Keller
Urban Cinefile

Like a fine wine whose pleasures go far beyond its bouquet, the winding journey of this Australian co-production (with France, UK, China and Hong Kong) is long and far-reaching

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

August 10, 2013
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