Share

Watch It

On DVD: Now | On Blu-ray: TBD

Exterminating Angels Review

  • Release Date: Mar 07, 2007
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 42 min.
  • Genres: Art House/Foreign, Drama, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
  • Director:Jean-Claude Brisseau

Movies.com Critics

4.5

Dave White Profile

… it's bonkers … Read full review

Other Critics provided by Metacritic.com

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

  • 3.0
    54

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 50

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    The new movie, for all its huffing and puffing, explores very little, even if some of it is sexy in a Howard Stern-meets-"9 1?2Weeks" way.

    Read Full Review

  • 60

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter

    Alternately provocative and highly silly, the film overcomes its more ludicrous aspects through its glossy visual style, its frequent doses of humor and the obvious associations it evokes to its creator's real-life experiences.

    Read Full Review

  • 63

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Wilmington

    The content may be dubious, but the execution is hypnotic.

    Read Full Review

  • 70

    out of 100

    The New York Times A.O. Scott

    One of Mr. Brisseau's subjects is the volatility of desire, the way the path of erotic curiosity can swerve from satisfaction into recrimination and confusion. A porno-philosopher in the venerable French tradition, he blends a frank appeal to the audience's nether regions with some teasing attention to its mind.

    Read Full Review

  • See all Exterminating Angels reviews at Metacritic.com

Advertisement