Harper (The Moving Target) Reviews

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TIME Magazine
September 30, 2008
By combining flamboyant suspense with a sunbaked slice of life and lots of good mean fun, Director Smight makes every clue a pleasure to follow.
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Variety Staff
Variety
September 30, 2008
Director Jack Smight has inserted countless touches which illuminate each character to the highest degree.
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Derek Adams
Time Out
February 9, 2006
Enjoyable performances throughout. Just the same, a very minor Big Sleep.
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Bosley Crowther
New York Times
May 9, 2005
[Newman] is too fresh, too ruggedly good looking to be consistent as the sort of beat-up slob that his shady detective is intended to be and as Mr. Bogart used to be.