• R, 2 hr. 46 min.
  • Drama, Classics
  • Directed By:    Martin Scorsese
  • In Theaters:    Dec 20, 2002 Wide
  • On DVD:    Jul 1, 2003
  • Miramax Films

Gangs of New York Reviews

R. L. Shaffer
DVDFuture.com
October 18, 2008

Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
October 18, 2008

James Plath
Movie Metropolis
July 9, 2008

It's not a perfect film, by any stretch of the imagination, and when there are cinematic sins they're sins of excess. But Gangs of New York entertains.

Full Review | Original Score: 7/10

Exclaim!
August 3, 2007

Abbie Bernstein
Audio Video Revolution
April 24, 2007


Entertainment Weekly
Top Critic
February 27, 2007

Full Review | Original Score: A-

DVD Beaver
August 25, 2005

Alysa Salzberg
The Cinema Source
August 14, 2004

| Original Score: A-
Nate Meyers
digitallyOBSESSED.com
July 3, 2004


ComingSoon.net
February 7, 2004


Cutting Edge
January 24, 2004

Kevin Hartle
Upcomingdiscs.Com
January 24, 2004

Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
Aline Faure
Espace DVD
January 20, 2004


DVDnett.no
December 14, 2003

| Original Score: 3/7
Gary Panton
Movie Gazette
October 28, 2003

muddled-up and far, FAR too long

Full Review | Original Score: 6/10

CinemaZone.dk
October 5, 2003

Full Review | Original Score: 5/6

Premiere Magazine
September 13, 2003


dvdmg.com
September 3, 2003


MediaScreen.com
September 3, 2003


Entertainment Insiders
August 27, 2003


Dvdrama
July 31, 2003

Scott Standish
DVD Confidential
July 30, 2003

Full Review | Original Score: B
Veronica Mixon
Film Gazette
July 30, 2003

Scoreses's raw, violent rendition of 19th Century New York City is gloriously gut-wretching!


Boxoffice Magazine
July 23, 2003

Jason Janis
DVDTalk.com
July 17, 2003

Full Review | Original Score: 2/5

CHUD
July 16, 2003

Garth Franklin
Dark Horizons
July 16, 2003

Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Rebecca Murray
About.com
July 10, 2003

With a comprehensive collection of bonus features, this is a movie and a history lesson all in one

Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Fred Hong Joo Jung
Korea Times
July 10, 2003

Without nearly an exception, Gangs of New York was included on every major best of list for the year, but it beats me as to why.

Full Review | Original Score: D+

Reel.com
July 9, 2003

| Original Score: 4/4
Jeff Walls
SeattleMovieCritic.com
July 6, 2003

Ivana Redwine
homevideo.about.com
July 3, 2003

David Cox
DVDActive.com
July 2, 2003

Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
Patrick Naugle
DVD Verdict
July 2, 2003

Almar Haflidason
BBC.com
July 1, 2003

Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Staci Layne Wilson
Fantastica Daily
June 30, 2003

The 2-disc DVD features fascinating, insightful and informative commentary from director, Martin Scorsese.


DVD Review.net
June 26, 2003

Doug Maclean
HomeTheaterInfo.com
June 26, 2003

Dennis Landmann
MovieFreak.com
June 25, 2003

Full Review | Original Score: 8.5/10
Anthony Horan
DVD.net.au
June 22, 2003

John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
June 20, 2003

Scorsese tries to squeeze a mountain of melodrama and history into his picture, too much to absorb at one sitting.

Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
Aaron Beierle
CurrentFilm.com
June 20, 2003


DVD Review e-zine
June 18, 2003

Matt Brighton
DVD Authority.com
June 18, 2003

Grim Ringler
JackassCritics.com
February 5, 2003

Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
Marty Mapes
Movie Habit
December 20, 2002

Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4