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: April 23, 2010
DVD Release Date: September 14, 2010
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Critic Score: 33% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Leslie Felperin

Boogie Woogie delivers little more than a lukewarm spoof.

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.

Derek Smith
Tiny Mix Tapes

I don't begrudge Boogie Woogie's attacks on the art scene for its pretension, greed, and self-aggrandizement run rampant; I begrudge the fact that the film is guilty of these very same things.

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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.

Geoffrey Macnab
Independent (UK)

Duncan Ward's muddled satire about the London art world has a strong cast mugging for all their worth.

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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

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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Prairie Miller

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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Flixster Audience Score: 21% Flixster User Reviews
Kevin M. Williams
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