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I'm Dangerous With Love Review

  • Release Date: Jan 12, 2011
  • Rated:
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 25 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Michel Negroponte

Other Critics provided by Metacritic.com

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

  • 4.0
    62

    out of 100

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

  • 60

    out of 100

    The New York Times Neil Genzlinger

    The film, though, might have been more powerful with a little less grit. A few minutes of dispassionate discussion by experts about ibogaine and the obstacles to its legalization in the United States would have enhanced the film without damaging its street cred.

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  • 60

    out of 100

    Variety Ronnie Scheib

    As a character study and revelation of a possible answer to addiction, the docu rocks. But Negroponte's low-res video camera, trivializes the film's already crude approximations of psychedelic experiences and its recordings of shamanistic rituals.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Village Voice Ernest Hardy

    Negroponte's visuals are Doc 101-he simply points and shoots. But that doesn't matter; the life stories told (particularly Dimitri's) and the experiences of coming clean sell themselves.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Frank Scheck

    While the film is occasionally frustrating in its lack of analysis, it nonetheless delivers a riveting portrait of the driven and troubled Mugianis.

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