The Chamber Reviews

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Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
July 31, 2002
| Original Score: 2/5
Top Critic
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Top Critic
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com
July 25, 2002
Ham-fisted preachifying pablum.
| Original Score: 2/5
Chris Barsanti
Filmcritic.com
January 18, 2004
| Original Score: 2/5
Clint Morris
Film Threat
May 6, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5
Rob Gonsalves
eFilmCritic.com
January 1, 2000
Often muddled and confusing, with dialogue that rings false as loudly as a church bell.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com
October 16, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
February 6, 2003
| Original Score: 2/5
Rob Blackwelder
SPLICEDWire
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
Jeanne Aufmuth
Palo Alto Weekly
May 14, 2003
| Original Score: 1.5/4
Top Critic
Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
June 18, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
Madeleine Williams
Cinematter
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
Top Critic
Susan Stark
Detroit News
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Joey O'Bryan
Austin Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Scott Renshaw
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 4/10
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
July 2, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5
Top Critic
Emanuel Levy
Variety
March 8, 2006
Lacking the surface glitz, attention-grabbing plot and star power of John Grisham's previous adaptations, Folley's film will also suffer due to comparisons with the similarly-themed and better Tim Robbins' Dead Man Walking, released last year.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Top Critic
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: C
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews
April 9, 2005
Leslie Rigoulot
Film Scouts
April 17, 2002
Top Critic
Jeff Strickler
Minneapolis Star Tribune
November 6, 2002
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
January 1, 2000
Liz Braun
Jam! Movies
January 1, 2000
Cynthia Fuchs
Philadelphia City Paper
January 1, 2000
Barbara Shulgasser
San Francisco Examiner
January 1, 2000
Top Critic
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
February 14, 2001
Margaret A. McGurk
Cincinnati Enquirer
October 15, 2002
Top Critic
Janet Maslin
New York Times
August 30, 2004
Top Critic

Washington Post
January 1, 2000

E! Online
January 1, 2000

Empire Magazine
January 1, 2000

Deseret News, Salt Lake City
January 1, 2000

Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002
Top Critic

Time Out
February 9, 2006
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