The High and the Mighty - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

The High and the Mighty Reviews

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
August 8, 2005
A sharp, tense reading of a mushy script.
Phil Hall
Film Threat
October 16, 2003
Wonderfully entertaining.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Emanuel Levy
May 3, 2007
A forerunner of the disaster movies, this cliche John Wayne blockbuster could be described as Grand Hotel in the Air.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena
October 3, 2005
Ocasionalmente promissor, acaba sendo prejudicado por sua narrativa lenta e por sua duração excessiva.
| Original Score: 3/5
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly
September 2, 2005
Everyone aboard has so much personal baggage, it's amazing the plane can even get off the ground.
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews
August 2, 2005
Bloated and overlong...
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Christopher Null
July 21, 2005
The best twists that the movie can muster are a few miscalculations that the navigator makes -- he uses knots instead of miles in his fuel consumption math. Uh oh!
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
July 17, 2005
Props are given to The High and the Mighty in honor of being the first ever disaster film.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
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Hollywood Reporter
August 13, 2005
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Bosley Crowther
New York Times
October 16, 2003
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