New Rose Hotel
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Abel Ferrara directed this erotic thriller adapted by Ferrara and Christ Zois from a short story by science fiction author William Gibson (in his Burning Chrome collection). Global corporations rule the world, and corporate raider Fox (Christopher Walken) and his deputy X (Willem Dafoe) could pocket $100 million if they can get top scientist Hiroshi (Yoshitaka Amano) to defect from one corporation to another. Fox offers singer Sandii (Asia Argento) $1 million to seduce Hiroshi away from his wife, family, and employer. An affair develops between Sandii and X, while she studies facts about… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 19%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Uh, no."
‑ Cole Smithey,
"A big mess."
‑ Maitland McDonagh, Film Journal International
"Decadence rules the day for Abel Ferrara's offbeat soft porn look at how the modern world has come up with a new criminal type -- the international corporate raider."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Masterfully constructed and yet eventually rather wearisome."
‑ Nick Schager, Lessons of Darkness
"A major misfire from one of my favorite directors."
‑ Michael W. Phillips, Jr., Goatdog's Movies
"One wonders what this cast could have done had they been given some real material to work with."
‑ Michael Dequina,
"The movie works, thanks to Walken's and DaFoe's hardcore performances."
‑ Jeffrey M. Anderson, Combustible Celluloid
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