The critics agree: Spike Lee’s Oldboy is better than the original!
Canada.com’s Katherine Monk thinks it’s “brilliant.”
A.O. Scott of The New York Times calls the film “a true original.”
The Playlist’s Charlie Schmidlin raves: “every frame of Oldboy courses with the joy of discovery.”
Twitch’s Jason Gorber notes that Oldboy is “a particularly good film.”
Badass Digest’s Devin Faraci believes this flick cements Spike Lee’s status as “one of the greatest living filmmakers.”