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Bellflower Review

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3.5

Dave White Profile

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3.5

Grae Drake Profile

Torches the usual "boy loses girl" story. Read full review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 4.0
    72

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally favorable reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 70

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter

    It's messy and leaves an unusual taste on the palate, but Bellflower has a strange, ugly-sweet appeal that couldn't have been produced without the schlocky entertainments that have channeled the imaginations of gifted but impressionable kids for decades.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    A scrappy indie movie that comes out of nowhere and blows up stuff real good. It also possibly represents the debut of a one-of-a-kind filmmaker, a natural driven by wild energy, like Tarantino.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    A daring feature debut by Evan Glodell, Bellflower looks like it was shot with the digital equivalent of a Brownie box camera, and generates an almost palpable aura of anxiety.

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  • 83

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    Bellflower is stylishly watchable - even when it's preposterous.

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