• PG-13, 2 hr. 13 min.
  • Drama, Romance
  • Directed By:
    Clint Eastwood
    In Theaters:
    Dec 15, 2004 Wide
    On DVD:
    Jul 12, 2005
  • Warner Bros. Pictures

Critic Review - eFilmCritic.com

This is Eastwood's weakest work in years, perhaps because it yokes itself to a hot-button theme instead of a story that resonates.

July 18, 2008 Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Comments (13)
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Comments

Greg L.

BENCHAN BENCHAN

u bad

Dec 14 - 10:38 PM

john ryan

john ryan

what?! Rotten tomatoes... we got a dumbdumb.

Jan 25 - 06:40 PM

StefansZ

Stefans Zvejnieks

**** you.

Apr 8 - 11:16 PM

Zach P.

Zach Pannell

this story does resonate dude. i don't understand your reasoning. i know it's your opinion but if you can't admit it's a good film, then you are indeed not fit to be a movie critic by any means.

Aug 14 - 11:46 AM

Mick H.

Mick Hawkes

Your critic confuses me. You seem to be trying very hard not to like it.

Apr 16 - 03:06 PM

Terry S.

Terry Spencer

Really? Weakest work? It's one of the best movies in years.

Apr 25 - 09:16 PM

grant m.

grant maynes

somebody push the dislike button on this guy, you may want to rewatch this one

Jul 10 - 07:55 PM

Emerald1234S

Stephen Murphy

Actually, it's Eastwood's best film. Just goes to show what an opinion is worth

Jul 21 - 06:07 PM

Painkiller

Jason Metcalf

The critic was just mad because the ending made him sad.....and it wasent a perfect happy ferry-tale story like he was probably expecting.

Aug 16 - 09:51 PM

dreamcatcher

joey saad

How dumb are you? no seriously its not a rhetorical question.

Sep 8 - 09:16 AM

Adam Maciejewski

Adam Maciejewski

You, Mr. Gonsalves, might quite possibly be the biggest idiot on earth.

Aug 11 - 02:10 AM

T.q. Warren

T.q. Warren

Weakest work that won him best director and best picture?? You're a fucking idiot. This is a GREAT movie. You obviously have low to little self esteem, and you have to be different than other critics who have raved about this great film. Fuck off!!!

Sep 9 - 09:14 AM

alex h.

alex hughes

Couldn't agree with your review more, Rob. It's funny how the only reviewer's critique's that are commented on by RT browsers are the rotten ones and that they are always, inevitably in disagreement with the reviewer's opinion. I guess the general public only looks up movie's on RT that they are in favor of, so that they can feel validated by all the other positive reviews they find here. Anyways, a well constructed movie, but very formulaic in my opinion. Solid, but nothing new here, just a bunch of recycled material.

Oct 12 - 08:45 PM

Jake Comeau

Jake Comeau

Million Dollar Baby sucks I did not like it. so in my mind you are right!

Oct 27 - 01:58 PM

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