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This review is for the Criterion Collection DVD edition of the film.
This move is one of the most odd gangster films I have seen. Read more
I really can't understand how people see this movie as being "incoherent" or "boring". Maybe I've seen too many mst3k movies... Read morePublished on Feb. 2 2004 by lovesliescrushing
My Television has become the talk of the town thanks to those nifty "Color Bars" on this heaven sent DVD... Read morePublished on Jan. 23 2003
An anti-hero hitman who sniffs steaming rice. How much more off-the-wall can you get?
Suzuki does some amazing stuff with this movie. Read more
...I just had to chime in with a WOW. So "this is how No. 1 works"? Stunningly shot in BW, insanely scripted, and lovingly acted: I wouldn't trade this movie for all the rice... Read morePublished on June 18 2001 by Devon Athans
I think the term "incoherent" is flung around far too much in reviews, when they actually mean "implausible. Read morePublished on April 7 2001 by Dan Seitz
The term "visionary" gets thrown around alot, but "Branded to Kill" redefines it. This '67 black and white will leave your jaw hanging. Read morePublished on March 9 2001 by Christopher L Beckwith
Honestly, I was expecting a New Wave film, but what I got was a film that, stylistically, compares with the New Wave, but fails to achieve New Wave pathos. Read morePublished on Nov. 20 2000