Spun Reviews

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June 21, 2007
The mix of a fast pace, animated moments, and the always nuts Rourke makes for an entertaining flick
December 30, 2006
July 5, 2005
March 9, 2005
Madly arranged in one ambivalent, entirely creative work that attempts not only to convey a feeling, but a sense of experience
November 19, 2003
October 8, 2003
Boring it's not.
August 19, 2003
Repulsive but mesmerizing.
August 7, 2003
The performances are astonishingly strong--edgy and kinetic, open and fearless.
July 30, 2003
A weird speed freak trip comedy that has all the trippers spinning out-of-control.
July 8, 2003
There's something endearing about kerlund and his cast's eagerness to appall.
May 24, 2003
Spun is mostly played for laughs, as evidenced by the broad style employed by the various actors.
May 20, 2003
This debut feature from Swedish director Jonas Akerlund takes the audience on a wild ride with such squirmy authenticity that it leaves you feeling in need of a long shower.
May 9, 2003
You can't look away.
April 18, 2003
Some will hate this film, but there's something delectably junky about it -- like a bright colored candy glistening from a gutter, you just have to look at it.
April 7, 2003
Both harrowing and funny, but I'm not sure the filmmakers would agree with everyone about which scenes are which.
April 4, 2003
The movie is like the low-rent, road show version of those serious drug movies where everybody is macho and deadly.
April 4, 2003
The project leavens its grotesqueries with wit, truly funny supporting characters and even a couple of unexpectedly touching soliloquies.
April 2, 2003
A white-knuckle ride to the edge of town, I liked it in a sick and twisted sort of way.
March 21, 2003
March 13, 2003
Enthralling, if ultimately pointless.
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