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Dressed to Kill Reviews

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Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Hitchcock-lite

| Original Score: 1/5

August 13, 2002
Rob Blackwelder
SPLICEDWire

| Original Score: 1/5

August 19, 2002
Lori Hoffman
Atlantic City Weekly

| Original Score: 2/5

January 5, 2005
John Esther
Pasadena Weekly

| Original Score: 0/5

August 21, 2003
Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
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Originality has never been a high value in the genre-bound aesthetic of filmmaking, but De Palma cheapens what he steals.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

September 26, 2007

Time Out
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Ultimately, the film amounts to little more than a consummate study of suspense technique, all dressed up with nowhere to go.

Full Review Source: Time Out

January 26, 2006
Eric Henderson
Slant Magazine

Inflates paperback pulp psychology into something like a plot, all the better to demonstrate that filmmaking is an inherently visual storytelling.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 4/4

September 2, 2006
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 3/5

July 30, 2002
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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DePalma is not yet an artist of Hitchcock's stature, but he does earn the right to a comparison.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

October 23, 2004
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

An A for style, a D for substance, with a plot that makes no sense at all.

| Original Score: 3/5

July 16, 2004
Robert Levin
Critic's Notebook

| Original Score: 3/5

May 2, 2009
Clint Morris
Moviehole

De Palma at his best

| Original Score: 3/5

May 6, 2005
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

De Palma at his best.

| Original Score: 4/5

July 17, 2008
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Dressed to Kill (1980) is a flat-out masterpiece.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid

March 4, 2006
Variety Staff
Variety
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Despite some major structural weaknesses, the cannily manipulated combination of mystery, gore and kinky sex adds up to a slick commercial package.

Full Review Source: Variety

September 26, 2007
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

It will keep your interest, at least -- if nothing else, it'll remind you that 1980 was really an extension of the overblown 1970s.

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 3.5/5

December 16, 2002
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

| Original Score: 3/5

July 26, 2002
Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)

| Original Score: 5/5

October 11, 2002
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...a thriller that may have you turning your head on a couple of occasions and maybe scratching it on a couple of others.

| Original Score: 7/10

November 28, 2001
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews

| Original Score: 3/5

November 18, 2004
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