• PG-13, 2 hr. 50 min.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:
    Martin Scorsese
    In Theaters:
    Dec 17, 2004 Wide
    On DVD:
    May 24, 2005
  • Miramax

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The Aviator Reviews

February 27, 2009
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
October 18, 2008
Grim Ringler
JackassCritics.com

Full Review Source: JackassCritics.com | Original Score: 8/10

September 18, 2008
John Sinnott
DVDTalk.com

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

November 14, 2007
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...too long and disjointed to be a great film, but it is entertaining in bits and pieces. (HD DVD Edition)

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 7/10

November 5, 2007

Exclaim!
August 3, 2007
Stephen Wong
Entertainment Insiders
February 27, 2007

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

February 27, 2007
Anthony Bethell
DVD.net.au
January 4, 2007
Garth Franklin
Dark Horizons

Full Review Source: Dark Horizons | Original Score: 3/4

October 30, 2006
Douglas Pratt
Hollywood Reporter
Top Critic IconTop Critic

Ultimately, the film's various components do not create a greater whole when they are put together, but it is worth mentioning that with multiple viewings, the movie's appealing aspects-the planes, Blanchett, DiCaprio's physical range, the film's take on

July 14, 2006
Christopher Bligh
DVD Authority.com
February 22, 2006
Liam Cullin
Empire Movies

Full Review Source: Empire Movies | Original Score: 8.5/10

December 8, 2005

DVDnett.no

| Original Score: 6/7

December 6, 2005

Audio Video Revolution
August 31, 2005

CinemaZone.dk

Full Review Source: CinemaZone.dk | Original Score: 5/6

August 14, 2005
Veronica Mixon
Film Gazette

This is a glorious, glamorous and thoroughly entertaining! DiCaprio gives his most adult performance!

Full Review

June 28, 2005

iF Magazine

June 21, 2005

BBC
June 14, 2005
Fred Hong Joo Jung
Korea Times

Clocking in at slightly under three hours, The Aviator wears out its welcome.

Full Review | Original Score: C

June 8, 2005

Empire Magazine

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

June 8, 2005
Patrick Naugle
DVD Verdict
June 6, 2005
Ivana Redwine
homevideo.about.com
June 2, 2005

MediaScreen.com

May 30, 2005
Rafe Telsch
CinemaBlend.com

This isn't just a big film, but a brilliant piece of cinematic art.

Full Review Source: CinemaBlend.com | Original Score: 5/5

May 27, 2005
Aaron Beierle
CurrentFilm.com
May 25, 2005

dvdmg.com
May 25, 2005
Dylan Grant
MovieFreak.com

Full Review Source: MovieFreak.com | Original Score: 10/10

May 25, 2005

Reel.com

| Original Score: 3/4

May 25, 2005
Oliver Korioth
Dvd-Dweeb.com
May 25, 2005
Dan Heaton
digitallyOBSESSED.com
May 25, 2005
Brian Balchack
MovieWeb

Full Review Source: MovieWeb | Original Score: 4/5

May 25, 2005
Michael Bell
Upcomingdiscs.Com

Full Review Source: Upcomingdiscs.Com | Original Score: 4/5

May 25, 2005
Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine

Even the film's DVD evokes a triumph of technical style over substance.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine

May 24, 2005
Staci Layne Wilson
Fantastica Daily

Warner Home Video has done a more than admirable job on putting together an amazingly complete and informative, entertaining 2-disc edition.

Full Review Source: Fantastica Daily

May 20, 2005
Boo Allen
Denton Record Chronicle (TX)

Scorsese's magnificent bio-pic arrives, complete with double discs filled with featurettes and extra material worth watching.

Full Review

May 19, 2005

DVD Beaver
May 19, 2005

Dvdrama
May 16, 2005
Doug Maclean
HomeTheaterInfo.com
April 28, 2005
Jeremy C. Fox
Pajiba

At a running time of nearly three hours, Scorsese has included not a wasted minute, nor any scene that doesn't achieve its purpose.

Full Review Source: Pajiba

April 23, 2005
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