• R, 2 hr. 12 min.
  • Drama, Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Barry Levinson
    In Theaters:
    Nov 17, 1999 Limited
    On DVD:
    Jun 20, 2000
  • Warner Bros. Pictures

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Liberty Heights Reviews

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Mark Halverson
Sacramento News & Review

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 4/5

August 7, 2008
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Liberty Heights is worth a look, with its rich characters and dialogue, and its gorgeous cinematography by Chris Doyle.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid

May 26, 2006
Judith Egerton
Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY)

Excellent re-creation of the clothing and landmarks of Baltimore in the 1950s.

Full Review Source: Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY) | Original Score: 3/4

June 28, 2004
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

| Original Score: 5/5

June 6, 2003
Sarah Hall
ViewLondon

Full Review Source: ViewLondon | Original Score: 3/5

October 30, 2002
Rob Vaux
Flipside Movie Emporium

| Original Score: 4/5

August 10, 2002
William Arnold
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Full Review Source: Seattle Post-Intelligencer | Original Score: B

April 3, 2002

Globe and Mail
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Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 3/4

March 22, 2002
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Coming to terms with "the other" (whether stranger, enemy, or alien) is as critical to the development of soul now as it was in the 1950s.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

March 4, 2002
Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 4.5/5

March 21, 2001
Harvey S. Karten
Compuserve

Liberty Heights is an all-around rollicking piece of entertainment.

Full Review Source: Compuserve | Original Score: 9/10

January 1, 2000
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

An attractive, albeit modest, addition to the Levinson collection.

Full Review Source: Internet Reviews | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Jeanne Aufmuth
Palo Alto Weekly

A thoroughly grounded statement about the human condition.

| Original Score: 9/10

January 1, 2000
Glenn Whipp
Los Angeles Daily News

Lovingly crafted.

January 1, 2000
Stephen Holden
New York Times
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Offers a deeper immersion in that old '50s feeling than any other Hollywood film in recent memory.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

January 1, 2000
Jean Oppenheimer
New Times

Nostalgia is a tricky thing, but Levinson manages to strike just the right balance of humor, affection, and candor.

January 1, 2000
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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A pleasant and worthy addition to a strong series of films.

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

January 1, 2000
Steven Boone
Citysearch

A pretty brave and ambitious feat.

Full Review Source: Citysearch

January 1, 2000
Roger Ebert
At the Movies
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Full Review Source: At the Movies | Original Score: 3.5/4

January 1, 2000
Todd McCarthy
Variety
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A grand slam!

Full Review Source: Variety

January 1, 2000

Sight and Sound
June 18, 2012
Chuck Walton
Hollywood.com
September 8, 2009
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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Houston Chronicle
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July 21, 2005
Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture
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August 7, 2004

Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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February 21, 2004
Andrew O'Hehir
Sight and Sound
December 2, 2002
Jeff Strickler
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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November 6, 2002
Margaret A. McGurk
Cincinnati Enquirer
October 15, 2002
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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August 15, 2002
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
December 10, 2001
Cynthia Fuchs
Philadelphia City Paper
January 1, 2000
Stephanie McGrath
Jam! Movies
January 1, 2000
Michael Atkinson
Village Voice
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January 1, 2000
Jon Popick
Planet Sick-Boy

January 1, 2000
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000
Edvins Beitiks
San Francisco Examiner
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Susan Granger
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January 1, 2000
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