• Released
  • June 7, 2013
  • (Limited)
  • R , 1 hr 28 min
  • Drama
  • 10 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: Violet (Alexis Bledel) and Daisy (Saoirse Ronan) are a pair of gum-chomping, gun-toting teenage assassins who casually snuff out crime figures in New York City, bothered only by the fact that a concert by their favorite pop idol Barbie Sunday has suddenly been canceled.

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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Mary Houlihan
Violet & Daisy won’t be everyone’s cup of tea... But view this as a modern comic book/fairy tale, and it’s easier to accept this saga of...
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
It’s a film that doesn’t always work but when it does you almost hear an audible click. Violet & Daisy has its share of these ah-ha moments.
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63

Slant Magazine

A twisted, spirited exercise in stark juxtaposition, a grindhouse fairy tale of sorts that pairs the sugary sweet with the nastily violent.
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60

Village Voice

By Alan Scherstuhl
The key relationships are well drawn, if not especially revealing of anything human, and director Fletcher sometimes dares some welcome...
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50

Movie Nation

By Roger Moore
Fletcher and his players never quite hit on a tone that works. Fantastical dream sequences and side trips to the store to get “more...
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50

Washington Post

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The actors can’t compensate for a story that ultimately sputters.
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50

RogerEbert.com

By Matt Zoller Seitz
Gandolfini's quietly magnificent performance is the only reason to see Violet & Daisy.
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50

Variety

By Peter Debruge
Violet & Daisy feels radically disconnected from recognizable human behavior.
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48

Film.com

By William Goss
So self-conscious that it alienates the viewer early and often.
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40

Los Angeles Times

By Betsy Sharkey
Violet & Daisy comes out of the gate guns blazing. Too bad it ends as a misfire.
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Rated R | For for violence, disturbing behavior, and language.
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 16 & under Quirky tale of cutesy hit girls is full of violence, curses.
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