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The Peacemaker Reviews

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
September 21, 2010
...a frustrating picture with all the ingredients to be a truly outstanding action thriller, yet never quite achieving its ambitions.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/10
Brian Orndorf
September 14, 2010
The Peacemaker is a critical reminder that nothing's quite as dynamic as fully bloomed, gung ho, widescreen descent into possible worldwide destruction.
Full Review | Original Score: A-
Chuck O'Leary
March 5, 2006
Another formulaic action movie devoid of any suspense, feeling or realistic sense of danger.
| Original Score: 4/10
John R. McEwen
Film Quips Online
February 8, 2003
HEY, HOLLYWOOD! THE COLD WAR IS OVER! Think they heard that? I doubt it.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
June 20, 2002
The plot works on a mechanical level, but "The Peacemaker" reveals the Bond movies are smart to oil the cogs with humor and sex appeal.
Full Review| Original Score: 2.5/4
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
February 28, 2002
Explores the theme of nuclear terrorism with zest and momentum.
David Sterritt
Christian Science Monitor
January 1, 2000
First-time filmmaker Mimi Leder builds a couple of suspenseful scenes in the last half-hour, but most of the story is stale and predictable.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
Top Critic
Mike Clark
USA Today
January 1, 2000
Hops the globe like an old Bob Hope troop show in a futilely frenzied attempt to obscure script weaknesses.
| Original Score: 2.5/4
Michael Dequina
January 1, 2000
A sturdy, entertaining popcorn movie.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Kevin Lally
Film Journal International
January 1, 2000
A solid, muscular thriller that manages to deliver big action set-pieces without insulting the audience's intelligence.
Top Critic
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: C+
Garth Franklin
Dark Horizons
October 30, 2006
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Dragan Antulov
December 5, 2003
Full Review| Original Score: 5/10
Jeanne Aufmuth
Palo Alto Weekly
May 14, 2003
| Original Score: 1/4
Top Critic

Globe and Mail
April 25, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope
March 16, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Bill Chambers
Film Freak Central
August 23, 2002
| Original Score: 2/5
Top Critic
Susan Stark
Detroit News
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Bryant Frazer
Bryant Frazer's Deep Focus
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: C+
JoBlo's Movie Emporium
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 4/10
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