Naked Lunch Reviews

July 25, 2018
I yearned for something more disgusting to occur.
February 27, 2005
January 22, 2004
January 5, 2004
There are no great scenes, just flat moments of weirdness with lots of schlorping noises.
August 21, 2003
July 10, 2003
Cronenberg's overly-ambitious attempt at filming the unfilmable.
January 28, 2003
January 16, 2003
While certainly original, its hallucinatory terrain is basically weird for the sake of weird... and ultimately buckles under its own pretense.
January 1, 2000
incomprehensible
January 1, 2000
Some movies just try too hard to be hip, and David Cronenberg's adaptation of William S. Burroughs' Naked Lunch is certainly one of them.
January 1, 2000
While I admired it in an abstract way, I felt repelled by the material on a visceral level. There is so much dryness, death and despair here, in a life spinning itself out with no joy.