Mister Foe Synopsis
A teen (Jamie Bell) falls in love with a young woman (Sophia Myles) who resembles his late mother.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Most entertaining comic drama with a great turn by Jamie Bell.
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78

Austin Chronicle

By Marjorie Baumgarten
Unlike any coming-of-age movie you've seen before. Equal parts sweet and perverse, this Scottish film is unpredictable in places where it...
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75

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

By Bill White
Were it not for its pat resolutions, Mister Foe might deserve a mention alongside such classic psycho-sexual thrillers as "Vertigo" and...
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75

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Especially worthwhile for the chemistry between Bell and Myles.
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67

Portland Oregonian

If you've been wondering what Billy Elliot would look like all grown up, naked or in a fetching frock, here's your chance.
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60

Empire

By Damon Wise
An intriguing rites-of-passage story with a delirious, skewed perspective and an almost palpable sexual pulse.
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60

Film Threat

This Scottish film often pushes for realism, though its stylish tones fall back on whimsy.
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50

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
The film disappoints particularly in relation to "Young Adam," an earlier picture about sexual obsession from writer-director David...
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50

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Not a movie to cozy up to. The twisted tale is only mildly intriguing, worth seeing mainly for the striking performance of Jamie Bell (Billy...
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20

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Jamie Bell gives a watchable performance in this self-conscious, coming-of-age drama, though the film's overall effect is best described as...
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