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Summer of Sam Reviews

Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
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Like most of Lee's work, this bites off more than it can chew, but the breadth and energy are impressive.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

September 23, 2008
Andrew Sarris
New York Observer
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This is trashy exploitation at its clumsiest. Once more, a Spike Lee movie has been undone by the earnestness of being important.

Full Review Source: New York Observer

April 27, 2007
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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Trouble is, the overlong narrative, however entertaining from minute to minute, is a mess.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail
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The disappointment with Summer of Sam is not that it's exploitative; it's just difficult to figure out what it's supposed to be about.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 2.5/4

March 22, 2002
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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Lee is a powerful filmmaker who certainly knows how to have an impact on an audience, but those who survive his ministrations are likely to wonder if in this case the battle was worth the bruises.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 2.5/5

February 14, 2001
Robert Horton
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Lee's biggest mistake is in the last half-hour, where he extends an already long film with a series of dialogue scenes, which appear to be variations on improv workshops between the actors.

January 1, 2000
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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A pedestrian-looking mishmash of a movie!

Full Review Source: Washington Post

January 1, 2000
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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Summer of Sam scatters most of its force by straying far from the compelling, plenty-complex business at hand.

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

January 1, 2000
Rod Dreher
New York Post
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A ragged mess that only rarely connects with its audience or with a point.

January 1, 2000
Tom Keogh
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An incoherent mess!

January 1, 2000
Sarah Vowell
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I felt like I wasn't watching it, I was in it.

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January 1, 2000
Hillel Italie
Associated Press
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The script, by Lee, Victor Colicchio and Michael Imperioli, is tighter than those for other Lee movies, but it's still too long and too broad.

January 1, 2000
Philip Wuntch
Dallas Morning News
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Even the most colorful and/or poignant characters in Summer of Sam have a plastic, servicing-the-plot quality.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News

January 1, 2000
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Lee's best films thrum with a wound-up energy, and Summer of Sam vibrates with fear, guilt and lust.

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

January 1, 2000
Peter Brunette
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Lee's just not a good enough filmmaker - and finally, not smart enough - to achieve the grand statements that he's apparently after.

January 1, 2000
John Anderson
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Messy and belligerent.

January 1, 2000
Janet Maslin
New York Times
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Furiously enthralling!

Full Review Source: New York Times

January 1, 2000
J. Hoberman
Village Voice
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The elements are there but the movie isn't.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

January 1, 2000
Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald
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The film has no center to hold it together: It feels much, much smaller than its parts.

January 1, 2000
Todd McCarthy
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This is the closest Lee has yet come to Scorsese territory!

Full Review Source: Variety

January 1, 2000
Kevin Maynard
Mr. Showbiz
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Excruciatingly long and overdirected!

Full Review Source: Mr. Showbiz

January 1, 2000
Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
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A colorful, wacked-out film. It's a movie nostalgic for a bad time.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
James Berardinelli
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Lee does a superb job!

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

January 1, 2000
Mike Clark
USA Today
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| Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
Michael Wilmington
Chicago Tribune
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A terrific movie: jolting, savage, horrifically funny, nightmarishly exciting but also brainy and compassionate.

January 1, 2000
Jeff Millar
Houston Chronicle
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If Lee could swap background with foreground, this would be a sensational film.

Full Review Source: Houston Chronicle

January 1, 2000
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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In Summer of Sam, Spike Lee isn't interested in truth - or coherence, for that matter.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C

January 1, 2000
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