La proie (The Prey) - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

La proie (The Prey) Reviews

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Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News
June 7, 2013
Deftly strips away the phoniness of a big-budget studio production.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Farran Smith Nehme
New York Post
June 7, 2013
It's watchable but absolutely no big deal, although you wouldn't know that from the drum-heavy score, so loud and militaristic that someone could reuse it for a documentary about the Battle of the Bulge.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
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Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times
June 6, 2013
Like a bullet train, the French thriller "The Prey" is a model of breathless efficiency, its stuffed cargo of chases, brawls and twists delivered with admirable speed.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
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Tom Keogh
Seattle Times
June 6, 2013
[A] sharp if dramatically underwhelming French thriller ...
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
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Manohla Dargis
New York Times
June 6, 2013
It's no insult to say that it doesn't aspire to art-house significance, just to white-knuckled entertainment.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/5
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Peter Keough
Boston Globe
June 6, 2013
Loopy, dumb, and entertaining ...
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
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Rex Reed
New York Observer
June 4, 2013
A slick, suspenseful adrenalin rush disguised as unexpected, nerve-wracking fun.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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David Fear
Time Out
June 4, 2013
The closer we get to a climax (and the more that absurd reversals keep getting piled on), the less effective Dupontel's brutish charisma is in keeping things interesting and afloat.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Rob Staeger
Village Voice
June 4, 2013
If the thrills it yields are expected ones, the pleasure in the formula remains.
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Anna Smith
Time Out
July 10, 2012
A film that might, in America, star Jason Statham or even Steven Seagal.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5