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Based on 32 Reviews
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  • 88
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    A potent and provocative look at life unhinged. Bubble is said to be the first in a series of six low-budget films from Soderbergh. If they all rock the boat like this one, bring 'em on. show more

  • 75
    Ruthe Stein San Francisco Chronicle

    It's reassuring to see Steven Soderbergh return to riveting down-and-dirty filmmaking with Bubble. show more

  • 75
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Bubble is a haunting film, made all the more intriguing by the use of ordinary people, not actors, in all the roles. show more

  • 50
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    The experience is interesting, in a flattened way. show more

  • 20
    Ray Bennett The Hollywood Reporter

    An embarrassment to all concerned, the film was written, directed and produced by Soderbergh for reasons that are not readily apparent. show more

  • 100
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    Everything about the film -- its casting, its filming, its release -- is daring and innovative. show more

  • 75
    Chicago Tribune

    An odd little movie and a good one, worthy for what it is and potentially groundbreaking for how it's being made available. show more

  • 75
    Rene Rodriguez Miami Herald

    Simply too odd and unconventional to ever appeal to a broad audience, either at the multiplex or on home video. show more

  • 75
    James Berardinelli ReelViews

    In movies this deliberately paced, the line between fascination and boredom is a fine one, easily crossed. Fortunately, Bubble stays on the right side of that line. show more

  • 63
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    One of the more interesting low-budget experiments Steven Soderbergh has indulged in between flashy Hollywood entertainments. show more

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