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Du Rififi Chez les Hommes (Rififi) Reviews

Variety Staff
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It took an experienced US director, Jules Dassin, who has lived in France some years, to give the French gangster pic the proper tension, mounting and treatment. This pic has something intrinsically Gallic without sacrificing the rugged storytelling.

Full Review Source: Variety

October 30, 2007
Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
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The film turns moralistic and sour in the last half, when the thieves fall out.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

October 30, 2007
Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
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A familiar but effective parable of honor among thieves.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

October 30, 2007
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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Actually rather overrated, lacking the tension, profundity, and vivid characterisation of similar films.

Full Review Source: Time Out

January 26, 2006
Bosley Crowther
New York Times
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This is perhaps the keenest crime film that ever came from France, including Pepe le Moko and some of the best of Louis Jouvet and Jean Gabin.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 5/5

May 20, 2003
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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There is something else unique about the heist scene: It is the centerpiece of the film, not the climax.

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

September 27, 2002
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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One of the great crime thrillers, the benchmark all succeeding heist films have been measured against, it's no musty museum piece but a driving, compelling piece of work, redolent of the air of human frailty and fatalistic doom.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times

February 13, 2001
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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I won't bore you by rhapsodizing over the moody poetic night world artistry of Rififi.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: A

January 1, 2000
J. Hoberman
Village Voice
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Features posturing aplenty -- particularly if you include the climactic gunfire arabesques. No one, however, has nearly the doomed glamour of the tight-lipped, gimlet-eyed, consumptive Tony Le Stéphanois.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

January 1, 2000
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