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An Inconvenient Truth Reviews

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Scott Nash
Three Movie Buffs

Because of its biased tone and shameless promotion of Al Gore it is simply preaching to the converted.

Full Review Source: Three Movie Buffs | Original Score: 2/4

December 30, 2006
Kyle Smith
New York Post
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... much of what Gore says in this slide show he gives to people whose minds are not yet fully formed (undergraduates, actors) is absurd, and his assertions often contradict each other.

| Original Score: 1/4

May 24, 2006
Matt Pais

After sitting through this monotone lecture on melting glaciers and carbon dioxide, you'll be eager to drop the class.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 1/4

June 1, 2006
Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

The film makes [Gore] out to be a bigger martyr and a better savior than Jesus Christ, himself.

Full Review Source: 7M Pictures | Original Score: 1/5

June 9, 2006
Phil Hall
Film Threat

A 96-minute political commercial supporting the deification of Al Gore.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 0/5

May 15, 2006
Tony Medley

Left-wing pop science gone mad.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 6/10

May 14, 2006
Lisa Rose
Newark Star-Ledger
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... the movie preaches to the choir rather than winning over new converts.

Full Review Source: Newark Star-Ledger | Original Score: 2.5/4

May 24, 2006
Dustin Putman

Has its heart in the right place but overall the film stands as a one-track doomsday warning with too little substance to achieve its intended effect.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2/4

June 3, 2006
Josh Larsen
Sun Publications (Chicago, IL)

Can you dislike Al Gore's green documentary 'An Inconvenient Truth' and still like trees?

Full Review Source: Sun Publications (Chicago, IL) | Original Score: 2/4

June 2, 2006
David Poland
Movie City News

No matter how much generosity critics and activists show this movie, it is still a boring slideshow by a boring speaker with cool graphics and thus, a boring movie.

Full Review Source: Movie City News

June 1, 2006
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

Parroting conventional wisdom is anything but inconvenient, and a theory is not a truth. The 'sky is falling' always sells -- books, movies and politicians.

Full Review Source: Internet Reviews | Original Score: 1.5/4

June 7, 2006
Annlee Ellingson
Boxoffice Magazine

Gore plainly illustrates the bind we find ourselves in environmentally, while swiftly and effectively dismissing any so-called 'debate' on the issue.

Full Review Source: Boxoffice Magazine | Original Score: 3.5/5

June 3, 2006
Roger Moore
McClatchy-Tribune News Service

Netflix puts this Oscar winning documentary out again for those who spent the past seven years listening to paid-off-deniers and assorted other Fox News liars.

Full Review Source: McClatchy-Tribune News Service | Original Score: 4/4

January 9, 2013

I wish that there was a way to get the facts in this film in front of the audience that needs to see it, the audience that takes the words of human mockeries like Michael Crichton and Michelle Malkin as gospel.

Full Review Source: CHUD | Original Score: 8.5/10

May 25, 2006
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

... an important subject, and... possibly an important film.

Full Review Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette | Original Score: 87/100

June 30, 2006
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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In 39 years, I have never written these words in a movie review, but here they are: You owe it to yourself to see this film. If you do not, and you have grandchildren, you should explain to them why you decided not to.

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

June 2, 2006
James Berardinelli
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The clarity and simplicity of the presentation is remarkable. Gore is a likable, confident, humorous speaker. And the material reminds us of the need for vigilance.

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

June 6, 2006
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

Gore's somewhat stiff but clearly deeply felt delivery turns out to be just right for this material. Anything else would sound shrill and shriek-y.

| Original Score: A-

May 25, 2006
Michael Phillips
Chicago Tribune
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In the battle between Big Trouble (Gore's line) and Big Oil (Bush's), fossil fuel won. Even with gas prices it's still winning, which is why An Inconvenient Truth, for all its limitations as cinematic agitprop, deserves an audience.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 2.5/4

June 1, 2006
Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal
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The film succeeds powerfully, even though it's short on practical solutions, makes some questionable statements of fact and, given Gore's current ambiguous position in public life, requires a tighter focus on the message than on the messenger.

Full Review Source: Wall Street Journal

June 22, 2006
Brent Simon
Shared Darkness
May 15, 2012
Mark Sells
Oregon Herald
March 10, 2007
Philip French
Observer [UK]
January 20, 2007
Peter Keough
Boston Phoenix
April 23, 2009

St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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June 24, 2006

Baltimore Sun
June 24, 2006

Sydney Morning Herald
September 22, 2006

Irish Times

January 5, 2007

Sight and Sound
June 18, 2012
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