Opening

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50% Salem: Season 1
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Horns and Halos Reviews

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MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher

An acute demonstration of the failure today of traditional media to give us a story in its entirety...

Full Review Source: Flick Filosopher

August 22, 2003
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

Interesting, but in an era of truly great documentaries no more than that.

Full Review Source: One Guy's Opinion | Original Score: B-

August 4, 2003

If this was just a documentary about the book, it wouldn't be nearly as effective - it works because of the human-interest aspects of the story.

Full Review Source: TheMovieChicks.com | Original Score: 3.5/5

August 1, 2003
Chris Vognar
Dallas Morning News
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A spry documentary that makes the most of two compelling characters.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News | Original Score: B+

July 31, 2003
Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post
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To their credit, Hawley and Galinsky show that there are plenty of horns and halos to go around.

Full Review Source: Denver Post | Original Score: 3/4

July 25, 2003
Kevin Crust
Los Angeles Times
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A compelling documentary.

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

July 19, 2003
Chuck Wilson
L.A. Weekly
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Unexpectedly moving documentary.

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

July 16, 2003
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Effective in presenting its portraits of these two men, Hatfield so depressed, Hicks so optimistic, but it's not successful at getting to the bottom of the cocaine charges.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

July 11, 2003
Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press
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Horns and Halos benefits from serendipity but also reminds us of our own responsibility to question what is told as the truth.

| Original Score: 3/4

June 28, 2003
Janice Page
Boston Globe
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It questions whether we really live in a world that can be divided neatly into black hats and white hats. And anyway, it wonders, is the guy in the black hat always wrong?

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 3/4

May 30, 2003
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

Exceptional!

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 4.5/5

May 22, 2003
Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post
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A thoughtful and surprisingly affecting portrait of a screwed-up man who dared to mess with some powerful people, seen through the eyes of the idealistic kid who chooses to champion his ultimately losing cause.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

May 2, 2003
Eric Monder
Film Journal International

It suggests the wide-ranging effects of media manipulation, from the kind of reporting that is done by the supposedly liberal media ... to the intimate and ultimately tragic heartache of maverick individuals like Hatfield and Hicks.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

April 26, 2003
Oz
eFilmCritic.com

A fine effort, an interesting topic, some intriguing characters and a sad ending. Certainly the big finish wasn't something Galinsky and Hawley could have planned for... but part of being a good documentarian is being there when the rope snaps.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 3.5/5

March 28, 2003
Joshua Tanzer
Offoffoff

There aren't many conclusive answers in the film, but there is an interesting story of pointed personalities, courage, tragedy and the little guys vs. the big guys.

Full Review Source: Offoffoff | Original Score: 2.5/4

March 10, 2003
Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle

Hatfield and Hicks make the oddest of couples, and in this sense the movie becomes a study of the gambles of the publishing world, offering a case study that exists apart from all the movie's political ramifications.

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 3.5/5

March 10, 2003
Ken Fox
TV Guide's Movie Guide

Thoroughly engrossing and ultimately tragic.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 3/5

March 2, 2003
John Anderson
Newsday
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Saddled with an unwieldy cast of characters and angles, but the payoff is powerful and revelatory.

Full Review Source: Newsday | Original Score: 3/4

February 28, 2003
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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An alternately fascinating and frustrating documentary.

| Original Score: 2.5/4

February 28, 2003
Dave Kehr
New York Times
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A rich tale of our times, very well told with an appropriate minimum of means.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 4/5

February 27, 2003

St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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March 21, 2004

Boston Phoenix
July 2, 2003
Louis Proyect
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March 3, 2003
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