Lucky Number Slevin Synopsis
A case of mistaken identity lands a man (Josh Hartnett) in the middle of a war between crime lords.
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Lucky Number Slevin would be too clever for its own good if it weren't so ... darn clever. This violent flick is not in the same league as...
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75

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
The talk is witty, the twists are ingenious, the look and the mood are drop-dead.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

For the most part, though, it works as a clever thriller that entertains through purposeful misdirection.
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75

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
This pop-culture-infused mistaken-identity thriller ultimately grabs hold and beguiles, though its convoluted plot takes a while to get...
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
The film is stylish as hell with sharp dialogue, a tongue-in-cheek plot and visual and editing razzle-dazzle.
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
A thriller that holds less interest - and less water - the more it reveals about what's actually going on.
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63

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
The most original thing about Lucky Number Slevin is that it lets Lucy Liu play a screwball heroine.
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50

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Declarative sentences are as scarce as detectable feelings in this stylish, emptyish thriller -- it's Tarantino with the vital juices left...
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50

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
If "Pulp Fiction" impregnated "The Usual Suspects," the spawn would look a lot like Lucky Number Slevin. Great genes, but you keep...
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Overwritten, over-designed, and too clever by 200 percent, the film does offer the pleasure of actors enjoying themselves.
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Lucky Number Slevin

By Ruby_Redz
For me a surprising acting performance by Josh Hartnett. I liked him in the role he played. Much better than that other movie he was in “The Faculty” I enjoyed this flick a lot. A Good suspenseful...

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Rated R | For strong violence, sexuality and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Not for kids Smug and violent caper movie isn't for kids.
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