• Velvet Buzzsaw (2019)

Velvet Buzzsaw

Release Date: February 1st, 2019

R |1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary

After paintings by an unknown artist are discovered, a supernatural force enacts revenge on those who have allowed their greed to get in the way of art.

Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Toni Collette, John Malkovich, Zawe Ashton, Tom Sturridge, Natalia Dyer, Daveed Diggs

Director: Dan Gilroy

Genres: Thriller , Horror , Dark comedy

Production Co: Jennifer Fox

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    Inkoo KangSlate

    The sum amounts to far less than its parts, but oh, what parts! show more

  • 70
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    There’s enough fun, writerly glee and actors enjoying their little rampages to make Velvet Buzzsaw a decent distraction for a couple of hours, but also something of a schizophrenic case all its own. show more

  • 50
    Anthony KaufmanScreen International

    It’s ultimately a forgettable lark, amounting to little more than a spiteful attack on the vapidity of the commercial art-world. There’s nothing lampooned here that we haven’t already seen before, whether it be a pretentious art critic or avaricious art dealers. show more

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