Kids Reviews

February 16, 2018
Kids is stunningly anti-erotic, though not untainted by sensationalism. By condensing all this inflammatory material into a 24-hour time frame, Clark and Harmony Korine create an overwrought narrative that's sometimes tedious in its relentlesshess.
September 7, 2011
May 20, 2003
Frightening, frank and serious, a wake-up call to the world.
June 18, 2002
None of the advance hype on Kids can prepare you for the raw, stripped-down reality that Larry Clark captures in his astonishing first film.
January 1, 2000
Kids shows what transpires when children are set adrift in a heartless world, and warns us what happens -- and is already happening -- in the absence of love and guidance.
January 1, 2000
Ostensibly about the banality of youthful evil, Kids is simply about its own banality.
January 1, 2000
Kids is the kind of movie that needs to be talked about afterward.
January 1, 2000
Kids, a disturbingly voyeuristic look at adolescent promiscuity, is virtually child pornography disguised as a cautionary documentary.
July 28, 1995