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In My Country Reviews

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Forrest Hartman
Reno Gazette-Journal

Intelligent piece that does its job as entertainment. More importantly, it should advance public knowledge about the apartheid government's human rights violations.

| Original Score: 3/4

June 2, 2005
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

...the foxhole relationship that develops between Anna and Langston is completely natural -- up until the point where they fall into bed together.

Full Review Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette | Original Score: B-

April 29, 2005
MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher

[E]xhaustingly heartbreaking... An unforgettable film about justice...

Full Review Source: Flick Filosopher

April 22, 2005
Peter Howell
Toronto Star
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Need[s] to be seen, as essential history and as demonstration of a form of social reckoning where compassion triumphs over passion, and the olive branch over the gun.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 3/4

April 8, 2005
Liz Braun
Jam! Movies

Worth seeing for many reasons, including for the obvious educational aspects.

Full Review Source: Jam! Movies | Original Score: 3/5

April 8, 2005
Jean Lowerison
San Diego Metropolitan

Important for what it teaches about revenge, justice and forgiveness. But you'll have to ignore the goofiness.

Full Review Source: San Diego Metropolitan

April 2, 2005
Michael Wilmington
Chicago Tribune
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A stirring, large-souled movie about an event that was both an exposure of horror and a celebration of forgiveness.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 3.5/4

March 31, 2005
David Edelstein
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See In My Country anyway, because it's doubtful we'll get another movie too soon that raises the issue of vengeance versus forgiveness -- and endorses the latter in the name of a nation's spiritual well-being.

Full Review Source: Slate

March 11, 2005

E! Online

The actors can handle the heavy lifting, but this doesn't give you much more than a well-done cable documentary.

Full Review Source: E! Online | Original Score: B-

March 11, 2005
Lisa Rose
Newark Star-Ledger
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Has enough raw, real content to successfully upset viewers.

Full Review Source: Newark Star-Ledger

March 11, 2005
Kyle Smith
New York Post
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The film is thoughtful entertainment, not medicine.

| Original Score: 3.5/4

March 11, 2005
Ken Fox
TV Guide's Movie Guide

It's essential viewing for anyone interested in the state of post-Apartheid South Africa.

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

March 11, 2005
Arthur Lazere

The script...intelligently explores...the profound need to make sense out of madness and to find emotional peace in its aftermath...Sustains a deep and moving involvement.

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March 10, 2005
David Sterritt
Christian Science Monitor

Boorman treats this moving, important subject with restraint, tact, and candid views of horrors suffered by the nation.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor | Original Score: 3/4

March 10, 2005
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Offers a rounded and revealing story of the radical experiment in restorative justice in South Africa following the downfall of apartheid.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice | Original Score: 5/5

March 3, 2005
Harvey S. Karten

An effective dramatization of the Truth and Reconciliation hearings in South Africa in 1996.

Full Review Source: Compuserve | Original Score: B+

February 14, 2005
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

A direção de Boorman e o roteiro deixam muito a desejar, muitas vezes apostando num maniqueísmo desnecessário. Porém, o filme tem coração e alma - e isto faz a diferença.

| Original Score: 3/5

October 9, 2004
Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter
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The charisma and hard work by his two leads allows Boorman to succeed beyond all expectations.

March 18, 2004
Cole Smithey

In spite of narrative missteps that negate the possibility of an empathetic protagonist, "In My Country" does viably introduce the African principle of "Ubuntu" whereby evil transgressions are absolved rather than revenged.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: C+

April 16, 2009
Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)

A familiar, superficial lesson.

Full Review Source: F5 (Wichita, KS) | Original Score: 2/5

April 22, 2006
Nigel Floyd
Time Out New York
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June 24, 2006
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
May 26, 2006

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St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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Boston Phoenix
April 2, 2005
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