Dog Days Reviews

September 29, 2017
Seidl's talent for satirical invective is neutralized by his weakness for over-the-top narrative pyrotechnics-this is more warmed-over Quentin Tarantino than Georg Grosz.
October 6, 2004
February 4, 2004
A remarkable, deeply disturbing work by a brilliant filmmaker.
January 29, 2004
Oddly compelling, disturbing -- some might say disturbed -- look at suburban life, Austrian style.
January 8, 2004
Strangely entertaining.
January 8, 2004
What some detect as cruelty in Dog Days is in fact a bleak but deeply felt humanism -- a yearning that we might all learn to better love our neighbors and, perhaps more importantly, ourselves.
December 4, 2003
A parade of sadism and misanthropy.
October 17, 2003
A long slog through the slough of despond.
October 3, 2003
This is a lament on the human condition, free of scented roses and free of solemnity.
August 21, 2003
[Seidl] is a talented man with things to say. And he says them, whether or not you approve or even care to listen. We applaud that.