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Snatch Reviews

Lisa Alspector
Chicago Reader
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Ritchie may be skilled at generating controlled chaos, but his surprise-a-minute strategy ultimately holds no surprises.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

April 15, 2008
Wally Hammond
Time Out
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Ritchie's follow-up to Lock, Stock is an even more craftily concocted underworld entertainment, helped no end by the casting of Pitt as the bare-knuckle boxer Mickey.

Full Review Source: Time Out

February 9, 2006
Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture
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This may be one of the hazardous offshoots of the music-video-trained generation of moviemakers; they confuse a diet of eye candy with a full meal.

Full Review Source: New York Magazine/Vulture

September 26, 2002
Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail
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Bouncing around in a world of bare-knuckle boxing, gypsy swindlers, pretend Jewish diamond merchants, indestructible Russian assassins and a thug who disposes of bodies by feeding them to hungry pigs, Snatch has enough plots for a fair-sized cemetery.

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

March 22, 2002
Peter Travers
Rolling Stone
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He's not breaking new ground with Snatch, merely fine-tuning the knack for disreputable kicks he showed in Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.

| Original Score: 4/5

June 4, 2001
Stanley Kauffmann
The New Republic
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The cinematic dazzle, the high pitch to which he leads his actors, the relish of sheer velocity are reward enough.

March 8, 2001
Joel Siegel
Good Morning America
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Ritche has nothing but fun with this movie and we get the feeling that the actors do the same.

February 9, 2001
Richard Corliss
TIME Magazine
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The story motors like a car driven by a chatty maniac who somehow stays on the road.

Full Review Source: TIME Magazine | Original Score: 3.5/5

February 7, 2001

Ebert & Roeper
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February 7, 2001
Derek Elley
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Manages the trick of keeping the viewer entertained -- and aware of exactly who is where -- even when the movie is going in three directions at the same time.

Full Review Source: Variety

February 7, 2001
Stephanie Zacharek
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It takes a very clever schoolboy to make a movie as elaborately empty as Guy Ritchie's Snatch.

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February 7, 2001
Peter Howell
Toronto Star
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Snatch is hard to figure out, but even harder not to laugh at.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star

January 19, 2001
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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A pointless exercise in cool by a film maker who needs to grow up. As in: Oh, grow up.

Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: 1/4

January 19, 2001

Seattle Times
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As an unfolding event, Snatch is fun to watch, even if no reasonable person could hope to understand the plot in one viewing.

January 19, 2001
Jay Boyar
Orlando Sentinel
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A fairly cool movie and also a fairly good one.

January 19, 2001
Steven Rosen
Denver Post
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Fun moments are ultimately slight compensation for Snatch's overall staleness.

Full Review Source: Denver Post

January 19, 2001
Gene Seymour
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You'll laugh and have a good old rowdy time watching Snatch. But as soon as you walk out of the theater, you'll ask yourself what it was you were laughing at.

Full Review Source: Newsday

January 19, 2001
Eric Harrison
Houston Chronicle
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Hip and stylish. It's also empty, but that's probably part of the style, which draws inspiration from Quentin Tarantino movies and vintage British gangster films as well as music videos.

Full Review Source: Houston Chronicle

January 19, 2001
Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press
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Snatch just seems aggressively smug, like a doorman at a club that too desperately wants to be coolly exclusive.

January 19, 2001
Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer
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Ritchie doesn't have a whole lot to say about matters of fate, morality and manhood.

January 19, 2001
Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald
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Fantastic, cheeky fun.

January 19, 2001
Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
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Loaded down with too many characters and locations.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 2/4

January 19, 2001
Paul Tatara
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An empty movie.

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January 19, 2001
Susan Wloszczyna
USA Today
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Snatch will likely grab those who like their movies fast, furious and fun.

Full Review Source: USA Today

January 19, 2001
Jonathan Foreman
New York Post
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Once again writer-director Ritchie demonstrates a deeply pleasurable combination of verbal flair and visual wit while conveying the genuine, intimidating hardness of the English working class and its love of language.

January 19, 2001
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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The movie is not boring, but it doesn't build and it doesn't arrive anywhere.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 2/4

January 19, 2001
Elvis Mitchell
New York Times
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Spicy comic strip without an ounce of fat.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

January 19, 2001
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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If stories don't happen fast, funny and powerful enough for you in the movies, push your way into the queue. This flick's for you.

Full Review Source: Washington Post | Original Score: 3.5/5

January 18, 2001
Kevin Maynard
Mr. Showbiz
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In fondly revisiting (carbon copying, it often seems) his first film, he's proved merely what we already knew: that he can unleash comic mayhem par excellence. Enough of the little boys with big guns. It's time for Guy to grow up.

| Original Score: 68/100

January 18, 2001
Philip Wuntch
Dallas Morning News
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While watching Snatch, you'll sometimes wish the dialogue had subtitles and the movie came equipped with a plot synopsis. But you're bound to leave the theater with a smile.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News

January 18, 2001
Tom Keogh
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(Anti-)social Darwinism has rarely been more entertaining.

January 18, 2001
Mark Caro
Chicago Tribune
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You see the filmmaker setting up all of the flips and switches, yet he still surprises you with how he triggers them and what mayhem they cause.

January 18, 2001
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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It's not a sequel, not a remake; it's reheated Ritchie.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C

January 18, 2001
Steve Murray
Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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It's the actors' conviction, no matter how bloody or ridiculous the plot turns, that gives the movie much of its loony humor.

Full Review Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Original Score: B

January 18, 2001
Amy Taubin
Village Voice
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A particularly wearying example of a recent wave of British gangster films.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

January 17, 2001
James Berardinelli
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Raucous and crude, but never boring or predictable.

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

January 16, 2001
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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Even if it's not quite as lighter than air as its predecessor, Snatch remains a lethal diversion.

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

December 6, 2000
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