Modesty Blaise Reviews

January 16, 2017
Losey captures with comedy the same chill of modernity beneath the Mediterranean sun that Antonioni captures with melodrama.
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March 26, 2009
Not merely a spy spoof, based on a book and a comic strip about a femme James Bond type, the colorful production gives the horse laugh to many different film plots and styles.
February 9, 2006
under the non-stop stream of jokes lies a bitter edge of malice, directed not only against the genre itself but against a society which trusts its politicians and its generals.
May 9, 2005
Too much of it is just foolish, labored and sometimes painful camp.
October 18, 2011
Joseph Losey didn't really do frivolous. Which is probably why his attempt at spoofy pseudo-Bondery is so direly unfunny.
July 29, 2005
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March 16, 2004
At a running time of just under two full hours, the boredom becomes as exaggerated as the wallpaper.
August 30, 2002
I waited 20 years to see this movie, and boy was I let down! Terence Stamp was cool, though.
August 2, 2002