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Point Blank Reviews

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June 25, 2005
Marvin carries much of the film on his gravelly, innate charm, but even he can't sustain one note that long
| Original Score: 3/5
October 18, 2017
It's brutal. It may be 50 years old but it still shocks.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
March 28, 2013
Can be seen as heralding a turning point in Hollywood cinema, which was to lead to the innovative filmmaking of the 1970s and beyond.
July 31, 2002
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
October 23, 2004
It gets back into the groove of Hollywood thrillers, after the recent glut of spies, counterspies, funny spies, anti-hero spies and spy-spier spies.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
April 28, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
March 28, 2013
Has aged as well as Lee Marvin's brown jacket and tangerine shirt ensemble - that is to say, spectacularly.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
July 24, 2003
What makes Point Blank so extraordinary is Boorman's virtuoso use of such unconventional avant-garde stylistics to saturate the proceedings with a classical noir mood of existential torpor and romanticized fatalism.
February 9, 2006
There are moments of breathtaking visual creativity, from the not-quite-freeze-frames over the opening credits to a series of confrontational close-ups when things turn violent.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
April 13, 2008
| Original Score: 4/5
March 29, 2013
Boorman brought a fresh eye to the LA locations in a film frequently remade but never equalled.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
March 28, 2003
Lee Marvin makes a perfect, unfazed human center to John Boorman's bizarre, psychedelic universe.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
March 28, 2013
A movie to saviour again and again on the biggest screen you can get to.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
August 7, 2002
| Original Score: 3/5
January 30, 2005
Influenced by the classy Euro-art style of French director Alain Resnais.
Full Review | Original Score: A
June 28, 2005
...one of the best, toughest, and most grimly cold-blooded mystery noirs Hollywood has given us.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
March 24, 2007
O roteiro pouco inspirado ganha novos contornos graças à performance durona de Marvin e, principalmente, as experiências de montagem feitas por Henry Berman.
| Original Score: 4/5
July 1, 2006
Heady stuff, and the third best film of 1967.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
August 22, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
August 20, 2016
A dazzling concerto of colors and syncopated sounds in which a bad man briefly returns to the living, and then disappears back into darkness.
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