Violet & Daisy
Violet & Daisy (2013)

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… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: November 19, 2013
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34%

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Critic Score: 22% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Matt Zoller Seitz
Chicago Sun-Times

A thriller that might as well have been released in 1996, when everybody and their brother and their sister and their cousin twice-removed was trying to be Quentin Tarantino ...

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Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

Violet and Daisy are just violent and crazy - which is, ultimately, the real problem. And why we should care about them remains the one mystery no one here can quite unravel.

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Jason Best
Movie Talk

This self-consciously quirky comedy-thriller... swings unevenly between passages of soul searching and bouts of cartoony violence in the Tarantino mould.

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Mary Houlihan
Chicago Sun-Times

Of course, the violence is cringe-worthy and, at times, over the top. But view this as a modern comic book/fairy tale, and it's easier to accept this saga of girls with guns and the life lessons they eventually confront.

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Sara Stewart
New York Post

A rather dull affair.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Common Sense Media

Though it can't keep up that kind of energy throughout, especially as it's set mostly in one room, it's charming enough -- and short enough -- that there are no hard feelings.

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Stephanie Merry
Washington Post

The film's subtle visual allure is all but stamped out by the impression that the director tries too hard to be an idiosyncratic auteur in the vein of Quentin Tarantino.

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A.O. Scott
New York Times

We don't feel the weight and menace of death, nor the volatile emotions of youth, and have nothing to respond to beyond the spectacle of girls with guns.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Alexis Bledel and Saoirse Ronan are way too good for material as obnoxious as this.

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Flixster Audience Score: 34% Flixster User Reviews
Spencer S.
This is obviously a passion project for writer/director Geoffrey S. Fletcher, after his success writing the screenplay for "Precious." The film… More
Nate Zoebl
It's not often that I say this but... what the hell did I just watch? I know it's a movie called Violet & Daisy, written and directed by Geoffrey… More
Chris Weber
This was written and directed by Geoffrey S. Fletcher, who won an Oscar for his script for Precious. I'm kinda thinking that maybe the Academy should… More
Drake Tsui
Basically a light, character driven, "Pulp Fiction". It could have been absolutely awful affair if not for stellar performances by Gandolfini, Ronan… More
Manu Gino
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Cameron Johnson
"Hanna 2: Back in Action"! Jokes aside, if you want someone to play a teenaged assassin in a surrealistic action film, then it would appear as though… More