Holy Rollers Reviews

July 6, 2011
This is moviemaking on autopilot.
June 25, 2010
It's not a terrible movie, but all the way through you feel as if you've already seen it.
June 18, 2010
It's sadder and scarier than its predecessors, but it also may be the most important chapter in the tale.
June 18, 2010
The scenes of family conflict are sketchily dramatized. We never get to the place where the two parts of Sam's personality meet -- the devoted son and sharp-dealing criminal.
June 17, 2010
As a thriller, it's bubkes.
June 11, 2010
The tense dynamic between these two fine actors, not to mention Asch's confident feel for New York City circa the late-1990s, keeps this slightly undercooked but wholly engrossing melodrama on course.
June 10, 2010
Holy Rollers offers an intriguing portrait of an insular community, but its recounting of the seduction of a bright young man by the surrounding culture is heavy-handed.
June 7, 2010
I think [Eisenberg is] a much more astute and detailed actor then some people give him credit for.
June 7, 2010
Eisenberg showed this character's dilemma in, I thought, a really smart way.
June 4, 2010
How could such a high concept sink so low?