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The Departed Reviews

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Jeffrey Overstreet
Looking Closer

... a fantastically entertaining crime thriller, crackling with energy from beginning to end. ... But Nicholson's outrageous over-acting becomes a distraction.

| Original Score: A-

September 21, 2007
Rob Gonsalves
eFilmCritic.com

Scorsese revisits old territory in The Departed, and he doesn't do anything he hasn't done brilliantly several times before.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 2/5

July 30, 2007
Ted Murphy
Murphy's Movie Reviews

Scorsese is clearly a master filmmaker but in my opinion, he's only phoning it in here. THE DEPARTED is a matter of been there, done that. Second tier Scorsese is still good, it just doesn't rank up there with his best work.

Full Review Source: Murphy's Movie Reviews | Original Score: B-

July 14, 2007
Joe Lozito
Big Picture Big Sound

Probably the director's most taut piece of storytelling since Goodfellas.

Full Review Source: Big Picture Big Sound | Original Score: 3.5/4

July 14, 2007
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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What makes this a Scorsese film, and not merely a retread, is the director's use of actors, locations and energy, and its buried theme. I am fond of saying that a movie is not about what it's about; it's about how it's about it.

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

July 6, 2007
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide

Sometimes accused of failing to harness the kinetic energy that abounds in his films, Martin Scorsese has done such a fine job of balancing the heat and the cold here.

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 86/100

April 28, 2007
Beth Accomando
KPBS.org

The Departed doesn't improve in any way on Infernal Affairs, which served up a return to stylish Hong Kong action.

| Original Score: 5/10

March 30, 2007

Scorsese takes William Monahan's brilliant adaptation and completely makes it his own, resulting in not only one of the best movies of the year but also one of the best of his amazing career.

Full Review Source: UGO

March 24, 2007
Mark Palermo
Coast (Halifax, Nova Scotia)

Scorsese's treatise on honour and trust has a sprawl that's at once epic and cohesive.

Full Review

March 15, 2007
Kam Williams
EURWeb

An over-plotted, pressure-cooked crime caper directed by Martin Scorcese which touches on every classic theme imaginable.

Full Review Source: EURWeb | Original Score: 3/4

February 10, 2007
Wesley Lovell
Cinema Sight

A return to genre for Martin Scorsese, this cops and gangsters film is unqestionably entertaining.

Full Review Source: Cinema Sight | Original Score: 3.5/4

February 7, 2007
Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine

The Departed's lucky-charmed score is one of many subliminal devices in the film: No one better lay a hand on Scorsese's Oscar.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine

February 7, 2007
Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out New York
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You'll have to go back to GoodFellas to find a Marty movie this fun, this enamored of language, of ethnic slurs, of "Gimme Shelter," of explosive violence. Scorsese's return to form is the year's most dynamic film. Really, how could it not be?

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 5/5

February 3, 2007
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...the best thing the director has done in years.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 8/10

January 30, 2007
David Edelstein
New York Magazine/Vulture
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The Departed has enough tension to keep you engrossed, and enough color for ten crime pictures. Scorsese obviously adores his expensive, expansive ensemble.

Full Review Source: New York Magazine/Vulture

January 6, 2007
JoBlo
JoBlo's Movie Emporium

The cast was a blast, playing each part off one another like a great chess match set up via the poetic images swirling through Scorsese's mind.

Full Review Source: JoBlo's Movie Emporium | Original Score: 8/10

January 4, 2007
Luis Martinez
Cinenganos

Violencia, crimen, orfandad, traicin, muerte. Scorsese de nuevo... otra jodida joya!

Full Review Source: Cinenganos | Original Score: 5/5

December 24, 2006
Michael A. Smith
Nolan's Pop Culture Review

And is there a better director working today that can find just the right song to capture the mood of the story on screen?

Full Review Source: Nolan's Pop Culture Review | Original Score: 4/4

December 13, 2006
Enrique Buchichio
Uruguay Total

No está entre lo mejor de Scorsese, pero es un buen policial con algunos momentos intensos, una vertiginosa narración casi sin pausas, y un estupendo elenco (a pesar de Jack, que excede su personaje).

Full Review Source: Uruguay Total | Original Score: 3/5

December 8, 2006
Kamal 'The Diva' Larsuel
3BlackChicks Review

A welcome departure from all the banal fare we've been presented with over the last few months. The Departed is how movies are supposed to be made.

Full Review Source: 3BlackChicks Review | Original Score: 5/5

December 6, 2006
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