In a dramatic musical story about a young man named Adam Merkin, a postgraduate student. Adam began to get angry when he found another way of getting interested in rap music. Adam dreams of being a brilliant rapper among the stars, but he may be angry.
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November 06, 2018 While overly long, the strong performances and Kahn's stylish visuals make this satire not one to miss.Read in Source
November 09, 2018 It's shaggy, overlong, and sometimes tough to take, but ultimately if one can listen or read between the bars being spit, Bodied is smart and worthwhile viewing.Read in Source
The Filtered Lens
November 07, 2018 It's not entirely successful, especially in how unclear it is with what conversation it's trying to start, if any at all, but it is undeniably entertaining as all hell throughout.Read in Source
New York Magazine/Vulture
November 05, 2018 Bodied is uneven, but it has the fire where it counts.Read in Source
November 01, 2018 It's juvenile. It's irritating. Yet it's also fiendishly clever in the way it anticipates and dismantles every argument that could be made against it, and how it sneakily affirms the power of the words it slings around so freely.Read in Source
November 02, 2018 We tip our caps to Kahn & Co.'s underdog story. But satire-wise, there's some killer bars left on the killing floor here.Read in Source
November 09, 2018 The insightful and immersive film manages to both salute the artistry of battle rappers and satirize the hypocritical culture that sustains their livelihood.Read in Source
November 04, 2018 Bodied is a deliriously rude provocation, maybe the most daring race-related movie since Spike Lee's Bamboozled.Read in Source
November 09, 2018 It's neither a rewarding drama nor a substantial set of ideas, but its implications and by-products, suggestions and overtones are far more enjoyable to contemplate than the movie is to experience.Read in Source
San Francisco Chronicle
November 03, 2018 Along the way, there are good laughs, brain-rattling battles... and the kind of incisive social commentary that actually surprises with its targets and revelations.Read in Source
November 08, 2018 [It's] blatantly offensive-racist, misogynist, homophobic, transphobic, ugly, repugnant, vulgar, etc., unapologetically so -- but takes full responsibility for everything that it is, everything that battle rap is, with the delicacy of a wet fart.Read in Source
December 12, 2018 The hyper-stylized world [Joseph] Kahn creates has an artistry that barrels its way into the social consciousness in a manner that few films would ever attempt.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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