Kiss or Kill
Kiss or Kill (1997)

In this psychological thriller, two young lovers take off across the desert toward Perth after their robbery scam goes awry and one of their victims accidentally dies. Their operation started out normally enough with Nikki seducing a… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: November 7, 1997
DVD Release Date: May 5, 1998
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Jack Mathews
Los Angeles Times

Imagine Terrence Malick's Badlands done as black comedy, with the rural atmosphere of Psycho and dialogue rubbed against flint.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

I've seen countless road movies, but this one felt different, as if it had an unbalanced flywheel.

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Clint Morris

One of the best thrillers Australia's produced

Stephen Holden
New York Times

If this scenario sounds like stock film-noir plotting, Bill Bennett ... makes something utterly fresh and, for all its scent of evil, invigorating out of it.

Stanley Kauffmann
The New Republic

Bennett's screenplay is consistent, completely concerned with the haphazard and the jogging of conventional expectation.

Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

inventive road movie

John Hartl

In some ways, it's a remarkable recovery for writer-director Bill Bennett, whose much-tampered-with Sandra Bullock vehicle Two If by Sea was almost unwatchable.

Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle

The picture's velocity, style, irreverence, unexpected playful humor and new take on the noir genre make it worth a look.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Makes what is familiar seem fresh.

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