New Rose Hotel
New Rose Hotel (1999)

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… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: October 1, 1999
DVD Release Date: December 7, 1999
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Critic Score: 19% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Cole Smithey

Uh, no.

Maitland McDonagh
Film Journal International

A big mess.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

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.

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Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

Masterfully constructed and yet eventually rather wearisome.

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Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies

A major misfire from one of my favorite directors.

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Michael Dequina

One wonders what this cast could have done had they been given some real material to work with.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

The movie works, thanks to Walken's and DaFoe's hardcore performances.

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Flixster Audience Score: 38% Flixster User Reviews
Adam Mahler
Hypermedia spy story -- "What is real in the world? What/who can I trust?" -- is actually a thin veil for a doomed romance story: "Is my love… More
Brett Warren
New Rose Hotel is a great looking, stylish film, carefully shot and wonderfully acted by Walken and Dafoe, but I have never in my life seen a movie that goes so… More
Tsubaki Sanjuro
Poorly constructed in every way, it manages to stay watchable thanks to Walken clearly having fun with his role, Dafoe helping the buddy chemistry, and Asia… More
Christopher Brown
Okay, here it is. The one Ferrara film I loathe. Granted I do need to see it again now that I know what to expect. For those not prepared, the beginning of… More
Robert Brogan
New Rose Hotel, I admit, is not actually a good movie (though it is). It lacks in dramatic tension and in substance, material. Why do some rate it up then? I do… More