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Mystery of the Nile Reviews

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Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile

Although the title implies we are about to delve into the ancient past to discover the mysteries of the Nile, this IMAX big screen documentary is more of a combo of extreme sports with but a splash of history

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

November 10, 2006
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

Mystery of the Nile is the sort of movie large-format theaters were made for: Daredevils do crazy things, and we experience them from the comfort of padded chairs.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press | Original Score: 3.5/4

October 7, 2005
Jeff Strickler
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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The filmmakers document some of the more-difficult challenges the expedition faced, but they also provide an informative overview of the river's biology and history, as well as introducing some of the people who depend on the river.

Full Review Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune | Original Score: 3/4

October 6, 2005
Melinda Ennis
Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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Provides a banquet of stunning scenery while making the most of the sweeping, panoramic capabilities of the Imax format.

Full Review Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Original Score: A-

July 31, 2005
Ross Anthony
Hollywood Report Card

Rafting action/adventure meets education along the Nile.

Full Review Source: Hollywood Report Card | Original Score: 3/4

May 9, 2005

The stops along the way make this a journey worth taking.

Full Review Source: TheMovieChicks.com | Original Score: 3.5/5

March 8, 2005
Erika Gonzalez
Denver Rocky Mountain News
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A lovely but sedate version of Scaturro and Brown's history-making adventure.

| Original Score: B

February 25, 2005
Steve Schneider
Orlando Weekly

Any movie can make the sight of an unmanned raft going over a waterfall appear dramatic is worth a gander.

Full Review Source: Orlando Weekly | Original Score: 3/5

February 24, 2005
Jordan Reed
Boxoffice Magazine

The courage, curiosity and perhaps partial insanity of the explorers -- not to mention the film crew -- are admirable, as their trials and tribulations yield stunning images galore.

Full Review Source: Boxoffice Magazine | Original Score: 4/5

February 18, 2005
Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
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You'll enjoy the scenery and maybe learn a little something.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel | Original Score: 4/5

February 18, 2005
Tom Keogh
Seattle Times
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A startling record of the adventurers' progress, setbacks and encounters with natives and antiquities as they make their way to Egypt and the Mediterranean Sea.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 3.5/4

February 18, 2005
Edward Ortiz
Sacramento Bee

Director Jordi Llompart packs so much material into a scant 47 minutes that you get the feeling that you've read a Cliffs Notes version of the journey when what you crave is the full fleshed-out story.

| Original Score: 2.5/4

October 6, 2006
John Monaghan
Detroit Free Press
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Steeped in important discoveries, yet I never get a clear idea of what these people are up to.

Full Review Source: Detroit Free Press | Original Score: 2/4

February 10, 2006
Susan Granger
Modamag.com

A travelogue, more than an adventure saga, this IMAX film explores the Nile's cultural, agricultural and societal importance.

Full Review Source: Modamag.com | Original Score: 6/10

April 9, 2005
Louise Kennedy
Boston Globe
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By patching together snippets from all these stories, then stitching them together with a cliched, lazily rendered script, this film does nothing but make us wonder what we've missed.

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 1/4

February 25, 2005
Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

The beginning of the journey is much more exciting than the end.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

February 23, 2005
Ronnie Scheib
Variety
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January 6, 2007
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