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Series 7: The Contenders Reviews

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December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
March 19, 2003
It really is the next logical step in reality TV . . . kill them all, and let the Nielsons sort 'em out.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
January 23, 2003
Absolutely relentless in its bashing of the American public and what we consider entertainment.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
December 8, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
November 7, 2002
Kill-or-be-killed reality-TV satire is uneven -- and unforgettable.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
October 30, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
January 7, 2002
Full Review| Original Score: 6/10
December 19, 2001
Read More | Original Score: B-
September 10, 2001
Amidst the dry humour, the film is chilling, because it rings far too true.
| Original Score: 3/4
June 22, 2001
A gritty, disturbing and very funny satire that points the finger as much at its audience as those who make 'reality TV.'
June 22, 2001
A satisfyingly nasty piece of work so black and cruel it's often more sick than funny.
Read More | Original Score: B+
May 21, 2001
Often funny, sometimes unsettling satire.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
May 18, 2001
A sure-fire ratings winner.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
May 7, 2001
Made me laugh and squirm, and most importantly, entertained me throughout.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
May 3, 2001
Cynical, biting fun.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
April 13, 2001
Series 7: The Contenders is a bit over the top. But to be honest, there's probably no way this type of material could have been done with subtlety.
April 6, 2001
Clever.
April 3, 2001
It's a difficult task to implicate an audience while simultaneously entertaining them.
April 2, 2001
Series 7 is The Truman Show crossed with Survivor with overtones of Shirley Jackson's classic story "The Lottery."
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
March 30, 2001
Wide-eyed, deadpan and, more often than not, note-perfect.
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