Supremacy Reviews

December 8, 2019
Director Deon Taylor explores the dividing lines of race, family and the hate that fuels those lines, with an intensity that at times is almost overwhelming with explosive emotion...Powerful. Emotionally charged. Riveting. Masterful.
September 15, 2017
Deon Taylor's surprisingly resonant and deceptively deep film Supremacy comes at you with a hammer and ends up filleting you with a scalpel.
June 7, 2016
'Supremacy' might function as a 'Clockwork Orange' type therapy for death-row white supremacists.
February 2, 2015
A pretty preposterous plotline, but who am I to argue with a tale presumably based on a true story?
January 29, 2015
Feeding over-the-top language to underdeveloped characters, Deon Taylor's "Supremacy" dramatizes racism with an unvarying intensity that quickly becomes wearing.
January 29, 2015
The film plays out almost like a conventional Hollywood hostage thriller but for the incendiary, racially charged subtext.
January 29, 2015
It's so grueling an ordeal that its revelations barely penetrate the murk.
January 29, 2015
To make a movie about Aryans, you really need to have some sort of psychological insight into what makes them tick. Supremacy lacks any such insight, which makes it watchable, although never especially impactful.
January 28, 2015
Supremacy is a well-acted, abysmally written, deeply unpleasant exercise that pays no dividends of insight for the chore of enduring its endless racial epithets.
January 27, 2015
[A] dour, dreary drama ...
January 26, 2015
The characters shout themselves hoarse, but they don't really say anything, and it isn't long before we feel like hostages ourselves, bound by the filmmakers' strained moral outrage.