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Blood Simple Reviews

September 19, 2016
Criterion's Blu-ray for Blood Simple gives a different meaning to "film school in a box," and should prove to be a landmark release for progressing home-video distribution/filmmaker collaborations.
September 20, 2011
Over a quarter-century after the fact, the Coens haven't made anything quite like Blood Simple, which receives a solid transfer on this Fox Blu-ray.
September 3, 2011
The movie provides some great twists and a look at two of America's most respected filmmakers cutting their teeth.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
January 21, 2004
Despite... limited means, the movie has a nice polish -- perhaps a little rough around some of the edges -- but it holds its own visually...
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
April 8, 2003
Neatly tricked out with expressive camera angles that stylize scenes without becoming too gimmicky, Blood Simple looks too good to have been shot as an independent quickie.
April 8, 2003
...a classic noir-style thriller...
April 16, 2002
...enough twists and turns to keep you off a roller coaster for years.
Read More | Original Score: 8/10
October 30, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5