Wild At Heart Reviews

September 17, 2008
Even the title is a letdown, somehow.
September 17, 2008
Joltingly violent, wickedly funny and rivetingly erotic.
September 17, 2008
Barry Gifford's beautifully written picaresque novel about southern lovers on the run, though essentially literary, could have worked as a movie had David Lynch shown some fidelity to the realistic context.
January 26, 2006
Funny, scary and brilliantly cinematic.
May 20, 2003
Though Miss Dern and Mr. Cage are constantly upstaged by the rest of the movie, they triumph.
May 12, 2001
Lynch's kinky fairy tale is a triumph of startling images and comic invention.
January 1, 2000
For all its torrid sex play and violence, fire is precisely what Wild at Heart lacks. Instead of being wild at heart, it's empty at heart.
January 1, 2000
The movie's initial intensity is so great, it consumes itself.
January 1, 2000
The movie is lurid melodrama, soap opera, exploitation, put-on and self-satire.