• R, 1 hr. 37 min.
  • Drama, Comedy
  • Directed By:    James Merendino
  • In Theaters:    Jun 1, 1998 Wide
  • On DVD:    Oct 19, 1999
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

SLC Punk Reviews

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James Berardinelli
ReelViews
Top Critic
January 1, 2000

Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly
July 30, 2004

| Original Score: 1/5
Audrey Rock-Richardson
Tooele Transcript-Bulletin (Utah)
August 27, 2004

A bitter, boring mess with no worthwhile message

| Original Score: 1/5
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews
January 1, 2000

Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle
January 1, 2000

Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
David Luty
Film Journal International
January 1, 2000

SLC Punk cannot quite reach the richer depths it grasps for, because it doesn't have the material to support the large dramatic distance Stevo has to travel.

Paula Nechak
Seattle Post-Intelligencer
April 3, 2002

Full Review | Original Score: D+
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
July 3, 2005

| Original Score: 2/5
Mark Halverson
Sacramento News & Review
August 7, 2008

Full Review | Original Score: 2/5

Globe and Mail
Top Critic
March 22, 2002

Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4

Film Threat
December 8, 2002

Full Review | Original Score: 2/5

Film Threat
December 6, 2005

Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
January 29, 2005

...one of those movies that's a lot more fun to watch than it is to think (or write) about

Full Review | Original Score: B
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
Top Critic
January 1, 2000

Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Rebecca Murray
About.com
November 11, 2003

| Original Score: 3/5
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
May 26, 2006

Funny. SLC Punk! got to me.

Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com
January 1, 2000

Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
July 26, 2002

| Original Score: 4/5
Rob Blackwelder
SPLICEDWire
January 1, 2000

Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
John Venable
Supercala.com
June 28, 2002

It's a rental for when you've seen everything else and are in the mood for some rebellion.

Full Review | Original Score: 6/10
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000

Derek Adams
Time Out
Top Critic
June 24, 2006

Susan Granger
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000

Wesley Morris
San Francisco Examiner
January 1, 2000

Charlotte O'Sullivan
Sight and Sound
December 2, 2002

Janet Maslin
New York Times
Top Critic
January 1, 2000

Mary Elizabeth Williams
Salon.com
Top Critic
January 1, 2000

Bruce Kirkland
Jam! Movies
January 1, 2000

Amy Taubin
Village Voice
Top Critic
January 1, 2000

Jon Popick
Planet Sick-Boy
January 1, 2000

Peter Stack
San Francisco Chronicle
Top Critic
January 1, 2000

Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Gary Brown
Houston Community Newspapers
January 1, 2000

Scott Renshaw
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000

Christine James
Boxoffice Magazine
April 29, 2005

Dennis Harvey
Variety
Top Critic
March 26, 2009


E! Online
January 1, 2000


Deseret News, Salt Lake City
January 1, 2000


Boston Phoenix
March 24, 2002


Houston Chronicle
Top Critic
July 21, 2005


Sight and Sound
June 18, 2012

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