Blue in the Face
Blue in the Face (1995)

Director Wayne Wang and screenwriter Paul Auster had enough storylines and characters left over from their charming comedy Smoke to make another film, so they shot Blue In The Face immediately after Smoke was completed. The film once again… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: October 13, 1995
DVD Release Date: March 4, 2003
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Critic Score: 43% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emanuel Levy

A freewheeling offshoot of the good indie Smoke

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Larry Carroll

Improvisational film which was made as a companion piece to the far-superior "Smoke". This movie has some good parts to it, but is too disjointed to hold your attention.

Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

Not as good a smoke as the first, but worth a puff.

Scott Weinberg

"Smoke" follow-up lacks the first flick's spark and humor.

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Melvin White
Bob: Coffee and cigarettes. That's like the breakfast of champions. "Welcome to the planet Brooklyn." Blue in the Face is a fun enough movie… More
Sarah Prisbylla
The humor in the movie was mostly subtle which worked really well. I honestly just bought the movie because Madonna makes a 2-minute appearance, but I actually… More
Christopher Brown
Unjustly criticized film made from outtakes from the superior Smoke. I think too many critics compared it to that film rather than on it's own merits, but… More
Anthony Valletta
Parts are fun, but unscripted actors can only take things so far.

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