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Slacker Reviews

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Eric Melin
Scene-Stealers.com

Linklater is very aware that his film doesn't have a linear narrative and the movie is structured with that knowledge, as well as for a variety in tone and theme.

Full Review Source: Scene-Stealers.com | Original Score: 2.5/4

October 18, 2013
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

[VIDEO ESSAY] "Slacker" is a hallmark of American independent cinema because it is so thoroughly original in its concepts and execution.

Full Review Source: ColeSmithey.com | Original Score: A

March 26, 2012
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: A-

September 7, 2011
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The indie film has a fresh feel.

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

March 9, 2009
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

| Original Score: 4/5

November 10, 2005
Rebecca Murray
About.com

| Original Score: 4/5

August 31, 2005
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

A charming ensemble piece, that may be the ultimate campus comedy, about media-fixated, affectless youngsters who became spokepersons for Generation X

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

June 27, 2005
Rob Thomas
Capital Times (Madison, WI)

A brilliant film that plays like a chain of linked short short stories.

| Original Score: 5/5

April 7, 2005
Phil Villarreal
Arizona Daily Star

A landscape-changing film for what it represents, as well as for what it contains.

Full Review Source: Arizona Daily Star | Original Score: 4/4

February 18, 2005
Jay Antani
Los Angeles Alternative

A landmark by an American master

| Original Score: 4/5

December 15, 2004
Rumsey Taylor
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

Slacker is populated by new-age beatniks with neither fashion nor poetry, populating a culture that's distinguished by its lack of culture.

Full Review Source: Not Coming to a Theater Near You

November 1, 2004
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly

| Original Score: 4/5

September 24, 2004
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

A key independent film of the early 90s.

Full Review Source: Creative Loafing | Original Score: 3/4

September 15, 2004
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

Linklater proved from the start that he knew his way around a camera and could tell an interesting tale in 60 seconds, too

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 4.5/5

September 2, 2004
Daniel M. Kimmel
Worcester Telegram & Gazette

| Original Score: 3/5

February 22, 2004
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

| Original Score: 4/5

August 22, 2003
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

| Original Score: 4/5

July 20, 2003
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

An innovative film with its many zany portraits of dropouts from the world of work and adult responsibility

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

July 19, 2003
Cindy Widner
Austin Chronicle

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 4/5

March 11, 2003
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 3/5

January 10, 2003

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Derek Adams
Time Out
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June 24, 2006
Vincent Canby
New York Times
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May 20, 2003
Dana Thomas
Washington Post
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January 1, 2000
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