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Initial D Review

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  • 3.0

    out of 100

    Mixed or average reviews
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  • 50

    out of 100

    The New York Times

    A slick but silly affair unlikely to appeal to anyone over the age of 15.

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  • 60

    out of 100

    Village Voice

    Another oil-slick ode to man-on-auto lust, Initial D offers enough full-speed money shots to eke out a victory over its barrage of clichés.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Variety Derek Elley

    Super-slick street-racing pic, based on a Nipponese manga series and set in Japan, is aimed squarely at the East Asian market, which it has conquered in spades since late June release.

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