Salon.com is all atwitter about BSM -- read Andrew O'Hehir's review here, where he says, among other things:
It was pretty damn good! A memorable work of art? Well, I'm not so sure about that. It's more an ingenious and stylish entertainment, "Pulp Fiction" with a Southern accent and a heart of gold, driven by both love of the Lord and a certain affection for the other fella.