Boogie Woogie
Boogie Woogie (2010)

A star-studded comedy of manners set against the backdrop of contemporary London and the international art scene, "Boogie Woogie" casts an eye over the appetites and morality of some of its major players. Dealers, collectors,… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: September 14, 2010
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Critic Score: 36% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Stephen Holden
New York Times

[The film's characters] are so repellent that almost everyone outside the movie's fetid hothouse will want to flee to fresher air.

Rex Reed
New York Observer

A tepid spoof that only occasionally evokes a reluctant smile.

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Prairie Miller
NewsBlaze

Devilishly cynical eavesdropper art snob fare peering into the pretentious when not cruel machinations transpiring in the world of creative merchandise commerce.

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Lou Lumenick
New York Post

Goes over the top now and then, but overall it's a lot of nasty fun.

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Eric Hynes
Time Out New York

A travesty no matter how you look at it, this flaccid art-world farce is best approached as a landmark of dubious ensemble work.

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Amber Wilkinson
Eye for Film

Less the free-form, jazzy ensemble satire on the art world it aspires to be than an over-elaborate and under-funny undertaking by high quality actors who should know better.

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Sam Adams
AV Club

The cast of superficial backstabbers, casual philanderers, and gibberish-spouting phonies has no original characters, but at least a few of the actors attack their roles with a zest that offsets their two-dimensionality.

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Aaron Hillis
Village Voice

Director Duncan Ward tries way too hard to nail a way too easy target in his sub-Altman ensemble spoof of the overpriced, overhyped, overly pretentious modern-art scene.

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Marcy Dermansky
About.com

The film cannot sustain the giddy, fast pace that sets it off.

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Flixster Audience Score: 20% Flixster User Reviews
Apeneck Fletcher
Disposible comedy supposedly about the upper echelons of the art world aesthetic, where what everyone really wants is the most expensive painting, and maybe to… More
Chris Garman
I am so sick of these fucking ensemble films. It was fresh and new in the '90's. Well here's a damn news flash: the '90's were ten… More
Nicki Marie
Average. It started out very bad - over the top hammy acting, very unconvincing and just all round bad. Thankfully it does pick up a little, and it has a good… More
Veronique Kwak
obviously this movie tries hard to be smart (or just clever?) and cynical on the absurdities of avant-garde world of upper-class art galleries. and the story… More
Manu Gino
Not a good movie, it kinda has all actors that can't act in a single movie. Story was kinda sucky and non interesting. A comedy of manners set against… More
Walter M.
In "Boogie Woogie," Mrs. Rhinegold(Joanna Lumley) is trying to sell off their priceless art collection to pay mounting debts, even over her… More