Opening

97% Ghostbusters Aug 29
30% As Above/So Below Aug 29
36% The November Man Aug 27
98% Starred Up Aug 27
76% The Congress Aug 29

Top Box Office

92% Guardians of the Galaxy $17.2M
20% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $16.7M
37% If I Stay $15.7M
21% Let's Be Cops $10.8M
18% When The Game Stands Tall $8.4M
34% The Expendables 3 $6.5M
32% The Giver $6.4M
45% Sin City: A Dame to Kill For $6.3M
66% The Hundred-Foot Journey $5.3M
19% Into The Storm $3.8M

Coming Soon

—— Innocence Sep 05
—— The Longest Week Sep 05
—— The Identical Sep 05
67% Thunder and the House of Magic Sep 05
74% God Help the Girl Sep 05

New Episodes Tonight

91% Doctor Who: Season 8
—— Hell on Wheels: Season 4
39% Intruders: Season 1
89% Outlander: Season 1
46% Reckless: Season 1
—— Unforgettable: Season 3

Discuss Last Night's Shows

—— Jonah From Tonga: Season 1

Certified Fresh TV

86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
91% Doctor Who: Season 8
83% Extant: Season 1
89% The Honorable Woman: Season 1
87% The Knick: Season 1
89% Manhattan: Season 1
97% Masters of Sex: Season 2
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
89% Outlander: Season 1
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
87% The Strain: Season 1
82% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
77% You're the Worst: Season 1

The Duellists Reviews

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Richard T. Jameson
Parallax View

... one of the most strikingly pictorial movies ever made.

Full Review Source: Parallax View

March 24, 2013
David Hughes
Empire Magazine

The richness of Scott's visuals, the excellence of the performances and the depth of the themes combine to make a minor masterpiece.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 4/5

June 3, 2012

TV Guide's Movie Guide

Scott's approach to his material seems essentially a stylistic one; it imposes itself upon the story rather than visa-versa, giving an account of the Napoleonic wars that lacks passion and depth, despite the expert visuals.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 3/4

June 3, 2012
Mark Chalon Smith
Los Angeles Times
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Scott gets strong performances from his supporting cast (Quick is sensual and effective) and is able to salvage the movie through the alchemy of the striking visuals.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 3/5

June 3, 2012
Sean Axmaker
Turner Classic Movies Online

Interiors are bathed in the golden light of candlelight and nostalgia, like a period painting in motion, while exteriors are wrapped in fog and mist.

Full Review Source: Turner Classic Movies Online

December 6, 2009
Variety Staff
Variety
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Keitel is jaunty and menancing and Carradine more determined and a bit troubled but also caught up in this strange need of one to prove honor and the other slaking a twisted nature.

Full Review Source: Variety

October 18, 2008
Douglas Pratt
DVDLaser

the film improves with multiple screenings, as a viewer becomes less concerned about the outcome of each engagement, and more interested in the passion that is driving it.

| Original Score: 4/5

June 14, 2007

Time Out
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Keitel struggles gamely against a wooden Carradine, but the American influences further dislocate a script that delivers little observation, psychological or social, on their running feud.

Full Review Source: Time Out

January 26, 2006
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

A magnífica fotografia, a bela direção de arte e as ótimas atuações se transformam em meros detalhes frente à impressionante estréia de Ridley Scott na direção de longas.

| Original Score: 5/5

April 30, 2004
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

The Duellists registers on the senses like a pointillist work of art, encouraging us to revel in its symmetry and relish its high regard for small details.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

January 24, 2004
Vincent Canby
New York Times
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It is precise, intelligent, civilized, and because it never for a moment mistakes its narrative purpose.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

May 20, 2003
James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk

the very beauty of the imagery ultimately works to the story's benefit, as it creates an ironic counterpoint to the irrationality of the ongoing feud

| Original Score: 3.5/4

January 6, 2003
Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
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The film comes closer to working than it has any right to, given the curious casting (Keith Carradine and Harvey Keitel) and director Ridley Scott's inability to sustain dramatic tension or build a coherent scene.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

January 1, 2000
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 3/5

July 4, 2005
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly

| Original Score: 3/5

April 28, 2005
Jon Niccum
Lawrence Journal-World

| Original Score: 3/5

April 9, 2004
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews

| Original Score: 3/5

April 2, 2004
Spence D.
IGN Movies

| Original Score: 4/5

January 24, 2004
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 3/5

January 23, 2003
David Bezanson
Filmcritic.com

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 3/5

December 29, 2002
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