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Saint John of Las Vegas Review

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1.0

Dave White Profile

Several circles of indie film hell. Read full review

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

  • 2.0
    32

    out of 100

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

  • 16

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly

    With stars like Steve Buscemi and Sarah Silverman and big-fish producers such as Spike Lee and Stanley Tucci on board, you'd think this indie would offer some glimmer of wit or originality. Think again.

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  • 20

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    The writing is semicoherent at best, and the buddies of this meandering road trip are not only mismatched but dislikable.

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  • 30

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Sheri Linden

    The movie is a letdown, stringing together pointless episodes to little effect. It's the kind of thinly conceived, quirk-for-quirk's-sake indie that gives indies a bad name.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    This movie is all elbows. Nothing fits. It doesn't add up. It has some terrific free-standing scenes, but they need more to lean on.

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  • 63

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Phillips

    I like its devotion to the drab outskirts of Sin City, and Buscemi's performance is right up his alley without being entirely predictable.

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