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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
Brainless, but enjoyably over-the-top, the retro gang melodrama, Deuces Wild represents fifties teen-gang machismo in a way that borders on...
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Film Threat

By Heather Wadowski
With a couple of plot twists and a few powerful performances, Deuces Wild is worth checking out -- but only on home video.
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TV Guide

By Ken Fox
Director Scott Kalvert returns to wring every last cliché out 1950s juvenile delinquent movies, without adding anything particularly...
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38

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Sort of "West Side Story" set in 1958 Brooklyn -- minus the music or competent storytelling -- is clearly not dealing from anything close...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
It would appear that director Scott Kalvert never met a cliché he didn't like. No telegraphing is too obvious or simplistic for this...
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Entertainment Weekly

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If you put the scripts for ''West Side Story,'' ''Mean Streets,'' and ''The Warriors'' in a blender, you might wind up with something like...
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25

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
At the very least, Corman would have remembered to make the movie fun.
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Deuces Wild is the worst thing to have happened to Brooklyn since the Ice Age severed it from the mainland.
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Boston Globe

Just about the only things that remotely redeem this movie are the solid acting performances by the principals, who make the most of the...
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Austin Chronicle

By Marjorie Baumgarten
Would have been smart to fold before it let its hand go this far.
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Rated R | For strong violence, language, some drug content, and brief sexuality