Release Date: October 30, 1998
8.8
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Universal acclaim based on 533 Ratings
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J-ShapAug 25, 2011
What we have here is a message picture determined to undo itself, with simple ideas (see: I think racism is a tad more complicated than Norton and his black friend) needlessly histrionic dialogue (see: interactions with family), andWhat we have here is a message picture determined to undo itself, with simple ideas (see: I think racism is a tad more complicated than Norton and his black friend) needlessly histrionic dialogue (see: interactions with family), and manipulating moments of over-drama with the force of a chainsaw rising out of a volcano (see: every scene in which racial atrocities are committed, which are all in black and white, slow-motion and have a choir singing the music of hell in the foreground). Expand
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LetMeInPleaseJan 8, 2016
I don't like this concept of skins being negative all the way without even a tiny bit of humanity. It's cheap, cartoonish and overall an indication that film is poorly directed. This theme is too complex and needs a subtle approach. NeedlessI don't like this concept of skins being negative all the way without even a tiny bit of humanity. It's cheap, cartoonish and overall an indication that film is poorly directed. This theme is too complex and needs a subtle approach. Needless to say, depicted events are utterly non-believable. Expand
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