Revoloution (2006)

A stuttering street fighter becomes the voice of a new revolution in the first film structured around a shamanistic ritual and designed to have a transformative effect on the viewer by awakening the dormant areas of the mind with the power… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: April 28, 2006
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Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times

A film with movement-sparking rather than moviemaking on its mind, Revoloution is a hopelessly muddled example of inspirational indie cinema.

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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

Not even a grumpy cameo by Burt Young and some lovely shots of the Brooklyn Bridge can save a movie as punch-drunk as its benighted protagonist.

Avi Offer
NYC Movie Guru

Spellbinding! An enlightening and profoundly moving experience!

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Drew Tillman
Village Voice

You say you want a revoloution? Careful what you wish for.

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V.A. Musetto
New York Post

The story is hopelessly contrived and the characters -- especially blacks and Italians -- laughingly stereotyped.

Nick Schager
Slant Magazine

A bargain-basement independent which so abysmally examines the cathartic act of confronting personal demons that it inadvertently argues in favor of suppression and denial.

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Bill Gallo
L.A. Weekly

Be aware that RevoLOUtion is a remarkably well-made 75-minute inspiromercial.

Jack Mathews
New York Daily News

Less a movie than an 80-minute promo for a self-help program for the seriously desperate.

Dan Lybarger

As a director, Carr has no sense of pacing (76 minutes seems like an eternity) and doesn't know when to tell Bret Carr the actor that his performance isn't working in a given scene. Carr's crying sequences look about as fake as a purple toupee.

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