Movies Like All That Jazz

Opening

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81% The Congress Aug 29
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Top Box Office

92% Guardians of the Galaxy $17.2M
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39% If I Stay $15.7M
20% Let's Be Cops $10.8M
18% When The Game Stands Tall $8.4M
34% The Expendables 3 $6.5M
32% The Giver $6.4M
45% Sin City: A Dame to Kill For $6.3M
65% The Hundred-Foot Journey $5.3M
20% Into The Storm $3.8M

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60% Tyrant: Season 1

Certified Fresh TV

86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
83% Extant: Season 1
89% The Honorable Woman: Season 1
87% The Knick: Season 1
89% Manhattan: Season 1
97% Masters of Sex: Season 2
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
89% Outlander: Season 1
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
87% The Strain: Season 1
82% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
77% You're the Worst: Season 1

All That Jazz Reviews

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Sarah Boslaugh
PopMatters

...were it not for the steady, understated presence of Roy Scheider as Fosse stand-in Joe Gideon, the whole thing might well do up in a burst of spontaneous combustion, spraying sequins and feather boas in all directions.

Full Review Source: PopMatters | Original Score: 8/10

August 8, 2013
Dan Jardine
Cinemania

All That Jazz is a speed freak of a movie, flying by at breakneck pace, then screeching to a halt so the protagonist can indulge in some serious ruminations on death

Full Review Source: Cinemania | Original Score: 83/100

July 22, 2010
Kim Newman
Empire Magazine

Savagely witty on backstage life and audaciously edited.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 5/5

August 12, 2008
Frank Rich
TIME Magazine
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Though Scheider is a wry, sensitive actor, he soon gets lost in the vulgar theatrics.

Full Review Source: TIME Magazine

August 12, 2008

TV Guide's Movie Guide

The dancing is frenzied, the dialogue piercing, the photography superb, and the acting first-rate, with non-showman Scheider an illustrious example of casting against type.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 3/4

August 12, 2008
Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
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Almost every scene is excruciating (and a few are appalling), yet the film stirs an obscene fascination with its rapid, speed-freak cutting and passionate psychological striptease.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

August 12, 2008
Variety Staff
Variety
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A self-important, egomaniacal, wonderfully choreographed, often compelling film which portrays the energetic life, and preoccupation with death, of a director-choreographer.

Full Review Source: Variety

June 18, 2008
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

Ain't Jazz dance grand when you're dyin' ?

| Original Score: 4/5

October 13, 2007
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

Self-reflexive, narcissistic, and entertaining, this film is Fosse's 81/2 (he even uses Fellini's cinemtographer Rotunno). High production values and superb acting by Roy Scheider as the artist's alter-ego makes this morbid musical Fosse's best work.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: B+

February 28, 2007

Time Out
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It's very pleased with itself.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Vincent Canby
New York Times
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Some of it makes you wince, but a lot of it is great fun.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

May 9, 2005
Lori Hoffman
Atlantic City Weekly

The magnificent Fosse touch at its best.

| Original Score: 5/5

February 5, 2004
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

All That Jazz compels us to deal emotionally with our own death and the values which give meaing to our lives.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

January 29, 2004
Eric Henderson
Slant Magazine

All That Jazz may be Fosse's finest cinematic achievement.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine

August 28, 2003
Chris Barsanti
Filmcritic.com

Narcissistic and self-indulgent to a fault, it's also like nothing you've ever seen before and probably never will again.

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 4/5

August 18, 2003
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

Flawed but dazzling masterpiece with a stunning performance by Roy Scheider.

| Original Score: 4/5

June 26, 2003
Spyder Darling
NY Rock

Fosse gets his kicks (and so will you) directing his own boffo bio flick.

| Original Score: 4/5

January 29, 2003
Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Fosse at the top of his game; self-indulgent, but totally engrossing with Scheider doing a wicked impersonation of the director-choreographer.

| Original Score: 4/5

October 23, 2002
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Interesting, but overrated

| Original Score: 3/5

September 12, 2002
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

Fosse and Scheider have never been better.

| Original Score: 4/5

July 26, 2002
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