Mr. Holland's Opus - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Mr. Holland's Opus Reviews

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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: A-
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Emanuel Levy
Variety
January 29, 2007
This idealized tribute to a charismatic teacher who devotes himself to music appreciation has the same old-fashioned texture and sticky sentimentality as Goodbye Mr. Chips (of 1939), but Dreyfuss gives an effective, surprisingly restrained performance
Full Review | Original Score: B-
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Derek Adams
Time Out
June 24, 2006
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Janet Maslin
New York Times
May 20, 2003
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Peter Stack
San Francisco Chronicle
June 18, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Peter Travers
Rolling Stone
May 12, 2001
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Jack Mathews
Los Angeles Times
February 13, 2001
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Mike Clark
USA Today
January 1, 2000
An overwrought Disney weeper.
| Original Score: 2.5/4
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James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
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Susan Stark
Detroit News
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Washington Post
January 1, 2000
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Entertainment Weekly
December 29, 1995
Full Review | Original Score: A-