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Ned Kelly Reviews

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Boo Allen
Denton Record Chronicle (TX)

Director Gregor Jordan ("Buffalo Soldiers") knows how to weave fact and folklore to elevate this tale of an Australian Robin Hood.

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March 26, 2004

Heath Ledger makes this good guy gone bad seem worthy of his legendary status - he makes it easy to root for the outlaws.

Full Review Source: TheMovieChicks.com | Original Score: 3/5

March 26, 2004
Ross Anthony
Hollywood Report Card

The production is always engaging, always compelling, but to what end? What happens in Australia after Ned Kelly and his band make their mark? The film doesn't say.

Full Review Source: Hollywood Report Card | Original Score: 2.5/4

March 26, 2004
Glenn Whipp
Los Angeles Daily News

Jordan stages the action scenes with energy and aplomb; when his heroes dive headlong into mythology, they do it with gusto and plenty of ammunition.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Daily News | Original Score: 2.5/4

March 26, 2004
Mike Clark
USA Today
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Monotonous and drags toward the end.

Full Review Source: USA Today | Original Score: 2/4

March 25, 2004

E! Online

There's a serious dose of historical relevance adding breadth to the western-y shootin' and robbin'. Not to mention, the brilliantly lit nature shots are as stunning as the leads.

Full Review Source: E! Online | Original Score: B+

March 25, 2004
A.O. Scott
New York Times
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There is a potent national epic struggling to find expression here, but this movie is too rushed and fragmented to do it justice.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 2/5

March 25, 2004
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
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A highly formal and conventional film that is too often merely ponderous when it should be stirring.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 2/5

March 25, 2004
David Sterritt
Christian Science Monitor

Challenging, dramatic, provocative.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor

March 25, 2004
Gary Dowell
Dallas Morning News
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Fans of American Westerns will find plenty to like, so long as they can get their heads around the accents and the occasional wombat.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News | Original Score: B

March 25, 2004
Scott Foundas
L.A. Weekly
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When the whole thing's over, we're left with almost no sense of why this story has been such an enduring part of Australian pop culture and national identity for the last 125 years.

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

March 25, 2004
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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Manages to shrink the grandness of the myth without clarifying our understanding of the man.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B-

March 25, 2004
Chris Barsanti
Filmcritic.com

starts off as predictable but enjoyable nonsense and goes so thoroughly off the rails,

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 2/5

March 24, 2004
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

Elegantly mounted and realized, to be sure, but basically a fairly conventional portrait of your typical noble rebel...it might have been much more.

Full Review Source: One Guy's Opinion | Original Score: B-

March 24, 2004
Jessica Winter
Village Voice
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Marks a welcome departure from the usual rah-rah machismo of the semi-nationalist action adventure, but Jordan never escapes the mighty shadow of The Thin Red Line.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

March 23, 2004
Scott Nash
Three Movie Buffs

Begs for deeper answers, but never provides them.

Full Review Source: Three Movie Buffs | Original Score: 2.5/4

March 22, 2004
Harvey S. Karten
Compuserve

Reasonably engrossing Western, but lacks political resonance.

Full Review Source: Compuserve | Original Score: B-

March 20, 2004
Carlo Cavagna
AboutFilm.com

Where Ned Kelly deviates from more traditional melodramatic hero-ographies is in its visual and symbolic landscape.

Full Review Source: AboutFilm.com | Original Score: B

March 19, 2004
Gabriel Shanks
Mixed Reviews

In a genre where the good guys and the bad guys can often be distinguished by the color of their hats, Ned Kelly is most welcome...a good guy who is also a bad guy.

Full Review Source: Mixed Reviews | Original Score: B-

March 2, 2004
Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine

Think Braveheart Down Under-an impossibly masturbatory, unilateral act of hero worship.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 1.5/4

February 3, 2004
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