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Executive Decision Reviews

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Variety
February 23, 2012
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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: C+
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Leonard Klady
Variety
March 26, 2009
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Time Out
January 26, 2006
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Washington Post
May 20, 2003
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Desson Thomson
Washington Post
May 20, 2003
Satisfying junk food.
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Richard Harrington
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
Deliciously turbulent.
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James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
For uncomplicated excitement, the film offers a solid one-hundred thirty minutes.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Stuart Baird's direction is so sluggish and Jim and John Thomas' script so padded that Executive Decision has no build.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
A movie for people who are sophisticated enough to know how shameless the film is, but fun-loving enough to enjoy its excesses and manic zeal.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Janet Maslin
New York Times
January 1, 2000
A good, taut movie for red-meat action audiences.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
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Susan Stark
Detroit News
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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Mike Clark
USA Today
January 1, 2000
There's nothing like a protracted action drama in which anti-terrorist commandos slink around the bowels of an airborne 747 and talk about what they hope to accomplish upstairs in the final shootout.
| Original Score: 2/4
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Entertainment Weekly
June 1, 1995
Full Review | Original Score: C+