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Chicago 10 Reviews

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Ben Kenigsberg
Time Out
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Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 4/5

November 17, 2011
Kelly Vance
East Bay Express

Chicago 10 is definitely worth a look for skeptics young and old.

Full Review Source: East Bay Express

April 28, 2011

It may be most effective for audiences who do need a spoonful of sugar to make the historical medicine go down.

Full Review Source: DCist | Original Score: 6/10

June 12, 2010
Nora Lee Mandel

Revisits 1968 as a court room drama, through a fresh cinematic look to avoid period clichés while broadening history's appeal to both boomers and their children.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 7/10

December 14, 2008
Stephen Schaefer
Boston Herald

Full Review Source: Boston Herald | Original Score: B

October 18, 2008
Jean Lowerison
San Diego Metropolitan

Chicago 10 isn't perfect, but is required viewing for anyone who wasn't around at the time, if only as a reminder of the effectiveness of citizen action.

Full Review Source: San Diego Metropolitan

October 18, 2008
Sarah Boslaugh

Morgan is more interested in recreating the confusing experience of living through those times than in evaluating them in a perspective informed by 40 years of hindsight.

Full Review Source: Playback:stl | Original Score: 7/10

September 19, 2008
Bryant Frazer
Bryant Frazer's Deep Focus

The ultimate lesson? Sometimes you make a noble point by acting like a jackass.

Full Review Source: Bryant Frazer's Deep Focus | Original Score: B

September 15, 2008
Kam Williams

Director Brett Morgen earns high marks for finding a most innovative way to illustrate a regrettable chapter in American history.

Full Review Source: NewsBlaze

August 27, 2008
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...despite its storytelling creativity, it doesn't generate as much inspiration or excitement as I would have expected.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 6/10

August 24, 2008
Brian Orndorf

Chicago 10 is an art-house rarity that manages to visually dazzle while peeling away the layers of this contentious moment in time, giving viewers an eyeful of social unrest and wondrous screen fantasia.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: A-

August 21, 2008
Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
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Chicago 10 is that nearly perfect marriage of style -- edgy, different -- to documentary subject: 1968, that seminal year so celebrated in 2008 for changing the America that came after it.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel | Original Score: 4/5

July 17, 2008
Robert Davis
Paste Magazine

Short on nuance but long on passion, Chicago 10 recreates the gradual boil-over from peaceful gathering to chaos by augmenting ample, close-range footage with the kind of sonic boom that seldom accompanies political documentaries.

Full Review Source: Paste Magazine | Original Score: 3/5

June 9, 2008
Phil Villarreal
Arizona Daily Star

Indirectly scolds today's meek populace for letting its war-minded government rage unchecked.

Full Review Source: Arizona Daily Star | Original Score: 3.5/4

May 22, 2008
Larry Ratliff
San Antonio Express-News

Chicago 10 brandishes enough sickening reality (Chicago police clubbing protestors, etc.) to make the audience gasp with astonishment.

| Original Score: 3/4

April 11, 2008
Sean Means
Salt Lake Tribune

The Chicago riots may have been our parents' history, but this is not our parents' documentary.

| Original Score: 3.5/4

April 11, 2008
Jeff Vice
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

Despite the number in its title, this odd but sometimes entertaining documentary/docudrama hybrid looks at seven defendants who were accused of organizing the protests and orchestrating the resulting mayhem.

Full Review Source: Deseret News, Salt Lake City | Original Score: 2.5/4

April 10, 2008
John DeFore
Austin American-Statesman

Filmmaker Brett Morgen returns with another livelier-than-usual entry in the nonfiction field, a portrait of '60s activism that mixes vintage footage with cartoon-animated re-enactments.

Full Review Source: Austin American-Statesman | Original Score: 4/5

April 4, 2008
Josh Rosenblatt
Austin Chronicle

A documentary that somehow manages to capture the anarchic spirit of those topsy-turvy times without devolving into anarchy itself.

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 3/5

April 4, 2008
Harper Baines
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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Makes skillful use of documentary footage to relate what happened in the streets of Chicago, culminating in what was routinely described at the time as 'a police riot.'

Full Review Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Original Score: B

April 4, 2008
Peter Keough
Boston Phoenix
April 23, 2009
Bob Mondello
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