Downfall (Der Untergang) Reviews

Ryan Keefer
Upcomingdiscs.Com
December 3, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
October 18, 2008

Exclaim!
August 3, 2007
Top Critic

Entertainment Weekly
February 27, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: B
Oliver Korioth
Dvd-Dweeb.com
January 27, 2007

DVDnett.no
March 25, 2006
| Original Score: 6/7

Sydney Morning Herald
February 24, 2006
Kevin Clemons
digitallyOBSESSED.com
February 22, 2006

iofilm.co.uk
September 28, 2005
Top Critic

Time Out
September 22, 2005

BBC.com
September 18, 2005

Empire Magazine
September 14, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Geoff Roberts
ReelTalk Movie Reviews
September 10, 2005
This terrific film achieves a vivid and profound impact.
Ivana Redwine
homevideo.about.com
August 18, 2005
Svet Atanasov
DVDTalk.com
August 10, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Janeblo
DVD Clinic
August 10, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Cynthia Fuchs
PopMatters
August 5, 2005
Eva and Hitler kill themselves off-screen, the director says, "the worst thing that could happen to this most horrible person of history is that he become a myth."
Marty Mapes
Movie Habit
August 5, 2005
Ganz gives an uncanny performance as Hitler, one of the "monsters" of history given flesh and blood
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Dennis Landmann
MovieFreak.com
August 3, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
James Plath
Reel.com
August 2, 2005
Not since Das Boot has a WWII film come out of Germany that has had such power and such a sense of authenticity and purpose as Downfall.
| Original Score: 3.5/4
James Plath
Movie Metropolis
July 27, 2005
The view from inside Hitler's bunker is a hauntingly memorable one.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine
July 15, 2005
Downfall challenges us not to derive schadenfreude from watching the Germans in the film getting flushed down the toilet.

DVD Beaver
April 21, 2005