Scarecrow Reviews

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Keith Uhlich
Time Out
May 14, 2013
Hollywood movies have rarely spoken such tough and tender truths.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
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Variety Staff
Variety
August 16, 2010
Periodically interesting but ultimately unsatisfying.
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Time Out
June 24, 2006
Schatzberg throws away the more interesting implications in order to make emotional hay.
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Vincent Canby
New York Times
May 9, 2005
I assume that Schatzberg and White wanted somehow to ennoble Max and Lionel, but they sentimentalize them.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
October 23, 2004
There are fine moments, as there would have to be with Hackman and Pacino.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4