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Poison Ivy Reviews

September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: C
February 11, 2008
Unfortunate thesps take it all very seriously, while technical aspects are emptily polished.
February 11, 2008
Drew Barrymore stars in a melodrama that borders on high-class kiddie porn.
Top Critic
June 24, 2006
Its willingness to take risks, and its insights into the frailties and confusions of teenage friendships, lift the film right out of the rut.
May 12, 2001
Why settle for the usual walk around the exploitation block when Shea offers a wild ride with the top down into uncharted territory?
January 1, 2000
For the most part the actors' work seems incomplete because their characters are cut off before they can fully blossom.
January 1, 2000
There is scarcely a moment in the movie when the story works as fiction; I was always aware of the casting, of the mood-setting devices, of the stylistic borrowings from Hitchcock.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
May 8, 1992
Full Review | Original Score: C