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Overlord Reviews

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Noel Murray
The Dissolve

[...] Overlord's vision of war is still unlike that of any other fiction feature: more jarring, and more awe-inspiring.

Full Review Source: The Dissolve | Original Score: 4/5

May 19, 2014
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A film that slipped through the cracks.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: A-

July 19, 2009
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

An unknown classic.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid | Original Score: 3.5/4

October 5, 2006
Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal
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Overlord feels like a small but vivid tragedy inside an epic container.

Full Review Source: Wall Street Journal

July 21, 2006

TV Guide's Movie Guide

The overriding themes of the film are never broadly stated but are subtly revealed, and the horror and reality of war are quietly played out on both the human and panoramic levels with disturbing effect.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 3.5/4

July 14, 2006
Jack Mathews
New York Daily News
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Though made 31 years after D-Day, the dramatic scenes have the period look of a '40s movie, which links them perfectly with the stunning archival footage.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 3.5/4

July 14, 2006
A.O. Scott
New York Times
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Overlord, a prize-winning entry in the 1975 Berlin Film Festival, deserves to join the pantheon of essential World War II combat movies.

| Original Score: 5/5

July 13, 2006
Michael Atkinson
Village Voice
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It's still a feat of period filmmaking. More than that, Overlord's revivification of a wasteland Europe offers up a powerful whip lesson for the postwar complacent.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

July 11, 2006
Bill White
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

The film plays like a 1950's B-movie with artistic pretensions.

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

June 29, 2006
Nan Robertson
New York Times
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A majestic, somber work about war.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 4/5

June 3, 2006

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Cooper gives it the right understated, unheroic feel.

Full Review Source: Variety

June 2, 2006
Stephen Hunter
Washington Post
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It's an extremely clever weave of components, combining, almost flawlessly, the dramatized and the archival, the result being a hybrid of forms.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

June 2, 2006
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Combines its newsreel and fictional footage so effectively that it has a greater impact than all fiction, or all documentary, could have achieved.

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

June 2, 2006
Peter Bradshaw
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John Thomason
Orlando Weekly
April 26, 2007

Time Out
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June 24, 2006
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