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Sexy Beast Reviews

David Ansen
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The talented Glazer keeps things crisp, clean and purposeful. The only flab on this film is around the waist of its sybaritic hero, a working-class crook who has finally gotten a taste of the good life, and doesn't want to lose it.

Full Review Source: Newsweek

March 31, 2008

Time Out
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From the off it's clear at once that Jonathan Glazer will be a ballsy, switched-on film-maker.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: 3/4

October 30, 2001
Joshua Katzman
Chicago Reader
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Aside from [Glazer's] visual flair and gallows humor, he's still subtracted much more than he's added.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader | Original Score: 2/4

September 17, 2001
Jay Boyar
Orlando Sentinel
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A marvelously suspenseful character study wrapped up in a refreshingly tight crime film.

July 6, 2001
Andrew Sarris
New York Observer
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One of the more interesting efforts in its genre, though it has been somewhat overrated.

Full Review Source: New York Observer

June 29, 2001
Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press
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The most original and entertaining crime thriller since The Limey.

Full Review Source: Detroit Free Press

June 29, 2001
Chris Vognar
Dallas Morning News
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A stylish, assured battle of wills, and a masterpiece of reverse casting.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News

June 28, 2001
Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture
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As the mobster Don Logan in Sexy Beast, Ben Kingsley is so intensely frightening that it's as if the actor were on a personal mission to deep-six Gandhi and his loincloth once and for all.

Full Review Source: New York Magazine/Vulture

June 25, 2001
Stephen Hunter
Washington Post
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I'm wondering what's so special about a film that has but one guilty pleasure and that's Ben Kingsley spraying saliva-lubricated variants of the F-word.

Full Review Source: Washington Post | Original Score: 0.5/5

June 22, 2001
David Edelstein
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Riotously entertaining, and with a big heart, too.

Full Review Source: Slate

June 22, 2001
Wesley Morris
San Francisco Chronicle
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Glazer directs from Louis Mellis and David Scinto's script like a man who knows the outer limits of a bad dream.

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

June 22, 2001
Louis B. Parks
Houston Chronicle
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Quirky details of character, implied but unstated background and lovely performances keep us enthralled.

Full Review Source: Houston Chronicle

June 22, 2001
Steven Rosen
Denver Post
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It remains first and foremost an involving story about its characters.

Full Review Source: Denver Post

June 22, 2001
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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I didn't know Kingsley had such notes inside him. Obviously, he can play anyone.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3.5/4

June 22, 2001
Jay Carr
Boston Globe
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Its mix of surrealism, coolly chic visuals, and juicy acting leapfrogs it ahead of most of the competition.

June 22, 2001
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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An engaging conflagration of British B-flick, cockney wit and gallows humor.

Full Review Source: Washington Post | Original Score: 4/5

June 21, 2001
Desmond Ryan
Philadelphia Inquirer
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Marks a debut of amazing panache and confidence by music video director Jonathan Glazer.

June 21, 2001
Glenn Lovell
San Jose Mercury News
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The best British crime thriller in years.

Full Review Source: San Jose Mercury News

June 21, 2001
Robert K. Elder
Chicago Tribune
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A noir masterpiece with Oscar-caliber performances.

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

June 21, 2001
Peter Howell
Toronto Star
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[Glazer] makes an audacious contribution to British crime drama with this first feature, delivering a smack to the head of a moribund genre.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star

June 15, 2001
Michael Atkinson
Mr. Showbiz
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Confident, mature, deeply conceived, and convincingly inhabited, it's a surprisingly humane film.

June 14, 2001
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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It brought back some of the excitement I felt nearly a decade ago watching Quentin Tarantino's Reservoir Dogs.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: A

June 13, 2001
John Anderson
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Nervy, cheeky and totally absorbing crime noir in which the humans are far more hair-raising than the heist.

Full Review Source: Newsday

June 13, 2001
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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Kingsley burns up the screen as a foul-mouthed Cockney gangster.

| Original Score: 3/4

June 13, 2001
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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Has a strong plot (credit the writing team of Louis Mellis and David Scinto) and a pair of excellent performances.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 4.5/5

June 13, 2001
Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail
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Glazer's style is the cinematic slang of the moment, and his fresh take on an old genre opens some breathing space.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 3/4

June 13, 2001
Andrew O'Hehir
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An extraordinary and original creation.

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June 13, 2001
A.O. Scott
New York Times
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Delivers not only sensation but also, more remarkably, feeling.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 4.5/5

June 13, 2001
Amy Taubin
Village Voice
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What distinguishes Sexy Beast from the recent rash of British gangster films is Glazer's investment in character and performance.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

June 12, 2001
Peter Travers
Rolling Stone
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It's Kingsley who will fire you up. He's dynamite.

| Original Score: 4.5/5

June 12, 2001
James Berardinelli
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A suspenseful 90 minutes.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3/4

May 28, 2001
Mark Adams
Hollywood Reporter
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A wonderfully stylish thriller packed with astoundingly good performances.

February 28, 2001
Derek Elley
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An often enjoyable, massively uneven Brit ganglander.

Full Review Source: Variety

February 28, 2001
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