Novocaine Reviews

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December 26, 2010
This dark, stylish tale isn't for kids.
December 6, 2005
March 18, 2005
It is entertaining enough to arouse imagination of post-Tarantino audience.
March 16, 2004
June 1, 2003
May 31, 2003
Prejudicado por um roteiro previsvel e que jamais opta por um gnero claro, o filme traz uma tima atuao de Steve Martin, que deveria fazer mais filmes "srios".
December 17, 2002
December 8, 2002
The film and site offer an offbeat trip, but this is certainly not recommended for anyone who's currently thinking about major dental work.
October 30, 2002
October 21, 2002
To say this is black comedy is to understate the case, but the fun parts really are a hoot.
October 15, 2002
While the plot does work in mechanical terms, its multiple ins and outs never achieve more than plodding motion.
September 13, 2002
In a world filled with technically beautiful dogs, every once in awhile it's nice to see a film that bets the bank on great storytelling and a whole lot of soul.
September 9, 2002
Filled with dark, edgy details and atmosphere, but ultimately becomes a very cold enterprise because you simply don't care about any of the characters.
August 27, 2002
Intriguingly straddles genres a bit, but a faint sliver of the film it could have been... [with a] lame, roundly unsatisfying motivation and ending.
August 6, 2002
One senses a gradual erosion of confidence behind the camera, and it may be that the thing wraps up just before [it] comes apart in a Tarantino-esque panic
July 28, 2002
July 9, 2002 of the funniest dark comedies in recent years.
July 4, 2002
July 1, 2002
This Hitchcockian yarn compensates for its leading man's rather anonymous performance with some well-placed shocks, a morbid sense of humour, and a climax that will literally put your teeth on edge.
June 23, 2002
An odd, unsettling film, an uneasy blend of comedy and sadism that never seems to mesh into a coherent or particularly enjoyable whole.
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