Scarface Reviews

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
July 30, 2002
The quintessential classic gangster picture.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Dan Jardine
All Movie Guide
June 27, 2002
a potent, uncompromising and de-romanticized portrait of the gangster life
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5

Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002
Despite the storm of protest this Howard Hughes production might evoke from certain quarters it is perhaps the most daring and sensational expose of the modern gangster we have ever witnessed on the screen.
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
January 1, 2000
Scarface is unquestionably one of the greatest talking American movies ever made, and has been terribly underrated all through this century.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Tim Dirks
Tim Dirks' The Greatest Films
January 1, 2000
Scarface: The Shame of the Nation (1932) is one of the boldest, most potent, raw and violently-brutal gangster-crime films ever made.

TV Guide's Movie Guide
January 1, 2000
One of Hawks's undisputed masterpieces, and a landmark in the screen depiction of gangsters.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily
September 21, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Eric Melin
Lawrence.com
March 5, 2005
| Original Score: 4/5
Eric Lurio
Greenwich Village Gazette
October 1, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
October 31, 2003
| Original Score: 5/5
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
October 17, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
July 30, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
David Poland
Hot Button
July 26, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com
July 25, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
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