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The End of the Line Reviews

Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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If the tone is occasionally off-putting, the message -- at least, the facts about the fish -- is harder to shrug off.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

August 14, 2009
Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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With commendable clarity, it lays out the data.

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

August 7, 2009
Wesley Morris
Boston Globe
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This movie wants to cover every base without thinking very deeply about them. So while a lot of ground is covered in 80 brisk minutes, the information presented is only abstractly useful.

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 2/4

July 23, 2009
Jason Anderson
Toronto Star
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It's hard not to feel that the vital information in The End of the Line may have been more effectively relayed by Clover's original book or by a movie whose methods were less pedantic and pedestrian.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 2.5/4

July 17, 2009
Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail
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Another day, another film about environmental collapse.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 3/4

July 17, 2009
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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The End of the Line documents what threatens to become an irreversible decline in aquatic populations within 40 years.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

July 16, 2009
Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer
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The End of the Line, an eco-mentary that warns against overfishing, baits its hook with alarmist rhetoric and aversion therapy.

Full Review Source: Philadelphia Inquirer | Original Score: 2.5/4

July 2, 2009
Nathan Lee
New York Times
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This vital, if rhetorically clumsy, film by Rupert Murray subverts our ancient faith in the ocean as an inexhaustible resource.

| Original Score: 3/5

June 19, 2009
V.A. Musetto
New York Post
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Except for lush underwater shots, the movie is dry and preachy. And it would not have hurt to give the other side a chance to respond.

Full Review Source: New York Post

June 19, 2009
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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The End of the Line is an apocalyptic documentary that is as beautiful as it is damning.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 4/5

June 19, 2009
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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This passionate ecological documentary, The End of the Line, spells out the problem in clear, urgent, prosaic terms.

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

June 17, 2009
Nicolas Rapold
Time Out New York
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Through graph-wielding scientists, picturesque seascapes and Ted Danson's voiceover, director Rupert Murray lays out the facts about the ongoing decimation of world fishing stocks, which could mean the end of tuna as we know it.

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 3/5

June 17, 2009
Aaron Hillis
Village Voice
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The End of the Line is a free-form splash of jaw-dropping graphs, impressively accredited talking heads, and sumptuously shot portraits of natural beauty and decay, overdramatically scored to symphonic and other intense musical attacks.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

June 16, 2009
Derek Adams
Time Out
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The poignant facts and figures are offered by a host of likeable marine scientists, local fishermen and activists.

Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 3/5

June 12, 2009
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