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Confession of a Child of the Century Reviews

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December 21, 2012
Stunt casting has sunk this one, and Doherty should either shelve any remaining acting ambition, or invest some of his drug money in a lesson or two.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
January 9, 2016
It all adds up to a curiosity, which isn't likely to make much of an impact with an incurious public.
Full Review | Original Score: 85/100
December 7, 2012
As dull and cumbersome as its title.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
December 6, 2012
[Doherty] twitches, shuffles and croaks his way through every scene in a manner that put me in mind of a hungover crow.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
May 21, 2012
Doherty hints at his charisma. But for the time being, he'd be advised to stick to the strumming.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
December 7, 2012
A turgidly oppressive, lifeless film that can't even be recommended to collectors of cinematic oddities.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
November 30, 2012
The result is dusty, drab and dreary.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
December 6, 2012
Few beyond Doherty die-hards are going to need a second viewing.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
May 21, 2012
The role of a beautiful and damned 19th century libertine sounds like a perfect fit for disheveled English rock poet Pete Doherty, but then there's the little matter of being able to act.
January 22, 2013
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
December 9, 2012
Under the direction of a film-maker who speaks little English, Doherty and Gainsbourg give flat performances, their speech uninflected, their line readings uncertain.
December 6, 2012
Pete Doherty tries his absolute best, and in some ways isn't every bit as terrible as you might think.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
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