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Amarcord Reviews

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Cole Smithey

Makes me feel like a boy everytime I see it.

| Original Score: 5/5

July 27, 2007
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly

A memorable last chapter to Fellini's nostalgic screen reminiscences that began in 1953 with I Vitelloni.

Full Review Source: Boulder Weekly | Original Score: 3/4

September 13, 2006
Emanuel Levy

Amarcord, easily one of Fellini's masterpieces, is at once a personal memory film and a more detached social scrutinization of Italian society, specifically the political isolation and cultural provincialism that helped Fascism rise to power.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: A

September 6, 2006
Jay Antani
Cinema Writer

A vulgar, crassly funny, tender, always affectionate nostalgia trip, Fellini style.

Full Review Source: Cinema Writer | Original Score: 4/4

August 18, 2006

Time Out
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Fellini at his ripest and loudest recreates a fantasy-vision of his home town during the fascist period.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

One of Fellini's wisest, warmest and most wonderful.

| Original Score: 5/5

February 3, 2006
David Parkinson
Empire Magazine

This veers from the heartfelt to the satirical, the scathing to the loving, the funny to the melancholy -- in short, it's everything that great cinema should be.

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

September 18, 2004
Tom Dawson

The bawdily amusing Amarcord dispenses with a traditional plot in favour of a series of communal set-pieces.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/5

August 31, 2004
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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A totally accessible film. It deals directly, hilariously, and sometimes poignantly with the good people of this small town.

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

January 15, 2004
Derek Smith
Apollo Guide

In his own unique style, Federico Fellini has created a beautiful work of art that is as amusing as it is inspiring.

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 82/100

August 29, 2003

TV Guide's Movie Guide

A pictorial weaving of the bizarre fragments of Fellini's imagination and memory.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 4.5/5

July 30, 2003
Vincent Canby
New York Times
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When Mr. Fellini is working in peak condition, as he is in Amarcord, he somehow brings out the best in us.

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

May 20, 2003
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Images of such stunning beauty that you feel you're actually inside Fellini's mind, seeing the things he remembers -- in a highly colored fashion -- from childhood.

Full Review Source: Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC) | Original Score: 5/5

February 2, 2003
John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

...for long lasting imagery this nostalgic remembrance is highly entertaining and just may hook a newcomer to foreign film.

Full Review Source: Old School Reviews | Original Score: A

February 24, 2002
Dan Jardine
All Movie Guide

Fellini's whimsical and tender semi-autobiographical film is one of his best works.

Full Review Source: All Movie Guide | Original Score: 4.5/5

September 24, 2001
Christopher Null

It's the more fanciful and lighthearted first half of the film (obviously a big inspiration for some of Woody Allen's work) that works the best.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3.5/5

June 19, 2001
Dragan Antulov

Amarcord could be viewed as one of the most humane films of 20th Century, and it keeps its general feel good atmosphere despite depicting having many uncomfortable, melancholic and even tragic moments.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 9/10

January 1, 2000
David Fear
Time Out
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Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 5/5

November 18, 2011
Ben Kenigsberg
Time Out
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Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 5/5

November 17, 2011
Daniel M. Kimmel
Worcester Telegram & Gazette

| Original Score: 5/5

February 8, 2005
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