By Owen Gleiberman
Updated January 26, 2011 at 05:00 AM EST
Marianne Williams

Kaboom

type
  • Movie

Writer-director Gregg Araki makes an unwelcome return to the facile sexual-outlaw posing of his ’90s movies, like The Doom Generation. In the acrid college soap opera Kaboom, a bisexual pretty boy (Thomas Dekker) falls into bed with surfers and coeds he has no emotional connection to. It’s like a Bret Easton Ellis fever dream redone as trash TV. But Juno Temple, as a waif vixen, twinkles through the murk. (Also available on cable via on demand) C

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Kaboom

type
  • Movie
mpaa
  • UNRATED
runtime
  • 86 minutes
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