Heavy Traffic

Heavy Traffic
Heavy Traffic
  • NR
  • 1h 17m
  • 1973
Fresh89%
An "underground" cartoonist contends with life in the inner city, where various unsavory characters serve as inspiration for his artwork.
© 1973 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Rotten Tomatoes® Score

TOMATOMETER®
Fresh89%
Reviews
TIME Magazine
Jay Cocks
Fresh

Heavy Traffic not only has an authentic tenement toughness but the rough feeling of unassimilated...

June 21, 2017
Variety
Variety Staff
Rotten

There's something to offend everyone in this melange of crudely conceived, amateurishly animated s...

June 21, 2017
Time Out
Rotten

The quality of the animation is cornflake packet standard, the script -- one or two minor moments...

June 21, 2017
New York Times
Roger Greenspun
Fresh

A cruel, funny, heartbreaking love note to a city kept alive by its freaks, and always, always dyi...

June 17, 2017
Chicago Reader
Don Druker
Fresh

Bakshi manages to offend nearly everyone from transvestites to mafiosi; but the comic distancing a...

June 16, 2017
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Additional Info

  • Genre:Comedy, Drama
  • Release Date:August 8, 1973

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