Opening

97% Ghostbusters Aug 29
30% As Above/So Below Aug 29
36% The November Man Aug 27
98% Starred Up Aug 27
76% The Congress Aug 29

Top Box Office

92% Guardians of the Galaxy $17.2M
20% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $16.7M
37% If I Stay $15.7M
21% Let's Be Cops $10.8M
18% When The Game Stands Tall $8.4M
34% The Expendables 3 $6.5M
32% The Giver $6.4M
45% Sin City: A Dame to Kill For $6.3M
65% The Hundred-Foot Journey $5.3M
19% Into The Storm $3.8M

Coming Soon

—— Innocence Sep 05
—— The Longest Week Sep 05
—— The Identical Sep 05
67% Thunder and the House of Magic Sep 05
74% God Help the Girl Sep 05

New Episodes Tonight

—— Breathless: Season One
100% Falling Skies: Season 4
89% Manhattan: Season 1
97% Masters of Sex: Season 2
78% Ray Donovan: Season 2
46% Reckless: Season 1
87% The Strain: Season 1
—— Unforgettable: Season 2

Discuss Last Night's Shows

91% Doctor Who: Season 8
—— Hell on Wheels: Season 4
39% Intruders: Season 1
89% Outlander: Season 1
46% Reckless: Season 1
—— Unforgettable: Season 3

Certified Fresh TV

86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
91% Doctor Who: Season 8
83% Extant: Season 1
89% The Honorable Woman: Season 1
87% The Knick: Season 1
89% Manhattan: Season 1
97% Masters of Sex: Season 2
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
89% Outlander: Season 1
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
87% The Strain: Season 1
82% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
77% You're the Worst: Season 1

The Human Stain Reviews

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

So finely tooled that it feels like it ought to be bound in Morocco leather and placed on a display case in a department store for a last minute Christmas gift.

Full Review Source: Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC) | Original Score: 3.5/5

September 18, 2013
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Flawed adaptation of Roth's novel isn't for kids.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 3/5

December 28, 2010
Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)

Casting a stain.

Full Review Source: Bangor Daily News (Maine) | Original Score: D

September 18, 2007
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

Both Nicole Kidman and Anthony Hopkins are vastly miscast in Robert Benton's poor adaptation of Philip Roth's poignant novel, one of the few works about contempo academic battlefields.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: C

August 2, 2007
Bill Clark
FromTheBalcony

The acting is phenomenal (especially Harris), and the film will be a nice challenge for those in search of one.

Full Review Source: FromTheBalcony | Original Score: B+

June 20, 2005
Forrest Hartman
Reno Gazette-Journal

One of the most underrated pictures of 2003.

| Original Score: A-

December 17, 2004
Jeffrey Overstreet
Looking Closer

The film's frame groans in its attempt to contain such a complex story, and its actors ask us to accept implausible things... but it's ultimately rewarding.

Full Review Source: Looking Closer | Original Score: A-

December 6, 2004
Nick Davis
Nick's Flick Picks

A tricky adaptation of an unlikely novel that nevertheless goes almost as wrong as possible...prey to the most amateur varieties of structural and tonal errors.

Full Review Source: Nick's Flick Picks | Original Score: F

August 28, 2004
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...a potboiler disguised as a work of art.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 4/10

July 11, 2004
Kent Turner
Film-Forward.com

In an obvious stretch, Kidman's acting calls attention to itself, especially with her broad gestures.

Full Review Source: Film-Forward.com | Original Score: 3/5

April 9, 2004
Xan Brooks
Sight and Sound

It is a well-dressed, good-looking wax dummy of a film.

Full Review Source: Sight and Sound

March 2, 2004
Austin O'Connor
Lowell Sun

a well-acted misfire...

Full Review | Original Score: 2/4

February 28, 2004
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly

Watching Kidman mop floors impressed me with same effect as seeing George W. Bush fly a fighter jet.

Full Review Source: Boulder Weekly

February 24, 2004
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Além das péssimas escalações de Hopkins e Kidman, que simplesmente não convencem em seus papéis, o filme ainda sofre em função do roteiro sem foco de Meyer.

| Original Score: 2/5

February 11, 2004
James Verniere
Boston Herald

It's a thought-provoking, unusually intelligent and well-acted film.

Full Review Source: Boston Herald | Original Score: 3.5/4

February 2, 2004
David N. Butterworth
Movie Boeuf

A valiant attempt to bring a difficult book (Philip Roth's The Human Stain) to the screen that's undermined by the added distraction of Nicole Kidman as a char lady.

Full Review Source: Movie Boeuf | Original Score: 2.5/4

February 2, 2004
Bryant Frazer
Bryant Frazer's Deep Focus

Sensitively written and directed but spectacularly miscast.

Full Review Source: Bryant Frazer's Deep Focus | Original Score: C+

January 21, 2004
Jason Anderson
eye WEEKLY

There are some terrific scenes.

Full Review Source: eye WEEKLY | Original Score: 3/5

January 15, 2004
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

A well-acted and well-intentioned film, but the plot is laughably inept.

Full Review Source: Laramie Movie Scope | Original Score: C

January 13, 2004
Daniel M. Kimmel
Worcester Telegram & Gazette

The Human Stain is an interesting film that doesn't quite work. [It] is probably the best film version possible of what is essentially an unfilmable work.

Full Review | Original Score: 3/5

January 1, 2004
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