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Southland Tales Reviews


The Cinema Source
February 15, 2011

Turner Classic Movies Online
December 23, 2010
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide
December 30, 2008
Extras on the Blu-ray disc include a full length audio commentary by writer/director Richard Kelly and a 'prequel' graphic novel gallery.
Full Review | Original Score: 71/100
Brian Holcomb
CinemaBlend.com
April 9, 2008
Moment to moment, the film makes a random kind of sense, but after about 30 minutes of this, it's clear that the author has no clue how it's all supposed to go together.
Brian Tallerico
The Deadbolt
March 24, 2008
It's that rare kind of film that some will love and many will hate for the EXACT same reason.
March 18, 2008
Southland Tales might best be approached as poetry in enervated motion.
Staci Layne Wilson
Buzzine Magazine
March 17, 2008
A [cool] futuristic ensemble scifi dramedy with a musical twist.
Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine
March 16, 2008
Teen horniness is not a crime but Southland Tales is.
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
November 14, 2007
Shorter by 19 minutes and with more special effects, the "new version" of Kelly's mismash is still incoherent and structurally messy (like the one shown in Cannes Fest), but it's never boring and some of the ideas are original; eager to see his next film
Full Review | Original Score: C