Heathers Reviews

August 10, 2018
Still shocking after 30 years... this definitive blast of teenage nihilism is strong medicine indeed.
August 9, 2018
Heathers really is odd, like a mix of something by Stephen King and Bret Easton Ellis...
April 4, 2011
August 31, 2010
Heathers locates the emotional totalitarianism lurking in a prom queen's heart.
August 31, 2010
A super-smart black comedy about high school politics and teenage suicide that showcases a host of promising young talents.
July 15, 2008
Two decades later, Heathers is so on the money, with its vague but unmistakable parallels to several school shootings, that it could never be made today.
July 18, 2007
A super-smart black comedy about high school politics and teenage suicide that showcases a host of promising young talents.
July 18, 2007
Its inanities and glib pretensions are so thick that it mainly comes across as tacky and contrived.
February 9, 2006
The film uses an intimate knowledge of teen-movie clichs to subvert their debased values from the inside.
May 20, 2003
As snappy and assured as it is mean-spirited.
January 1, 2000
More than just one of the best movies so far this year, it is a revolution in young-adult entertainment.
January 1, 2000
For a long time, we're not even sure of the point of view: Is this a black comedy about murder or just a cynical morality play? The traveler in the foreign country is not sure, but he knows the film inspires thought.
January 1, 2000
May be the nastiest, cruelest fun you can have without actually having to study law or gird leather products.