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Promoter Reviews

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Paul Taylor
Time Out
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Complacent class-based British comedy.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Bosley Crowther
New York Times
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The Promoter, while vastly amusing in spots, is not a first-rate Guinness show.

Full Review Source: New York Times

March 25, 2006
Emanuel Levy

| Original Score: 2/5

August 11, 2005
David Parkinson
Radio Times

It's solid stuff, but too many involved seem to be marking time.

Full Review Source: Radio Times | Original Score: 3/5

July 17, 2014
Ben Sachs
Chicago Reader
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Neame and his players inject this with plenty of wit, distracting one from the Horatio Alger cliches.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

July 17, 2014
Variety Staff
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The principal character in Arnold Bennett's novel The Card... provides a made-to-measure part for Alec Guinness in a capital performance.

Full Review Source: Variety

March 26, 2009

Brisk, brassy and keenly observed, Neame's film is a thoroughly enjoyable social satire that will appeal to the blagger in everyone.

Full Review Source: Film4

May 24, 2003

TIME Magazine
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The Promoter is a sprightly spoof that gives Alec Guinness a role ideally suited to his deadpan comedy talents.

Full Review Source: TIME Magazine

July 17, 2014

TV Guide's Movie Guide

Somewhat typical Horatio Alger story made interesting by a cast of outstanding performers.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 3/4

July 17, 2014
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