October 19, 2008
The endlessly repetitive fusillades suggest that Writer-Director Peter Bogdanovich, in his first film, was really intent on creating the most prolific murderer in Hollywood's long history of violence. Unfortunately, it is a record made to be broken.
September 25, 2007
Aware of the virtue of implied violence, Bogdanovich conveys moments of shock, terror, suspense and fear.
June 24, 2006
A fascinatingly complex commentary on American mythology, exploring the relationship between the inner world of the imagination and the outer world of violence and paranoia, both of which were relevant to contemporary American traumas.
October 23, 2004
Targets isn't a very good film, but it is an interesting one.