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Q & A Reviews

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Variety
December 3, 2009
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James Berardinelli
ReelViews
August 11, 2008
Q & A is testimony to the validity of the old adage: a good story, when well told, can never be told too many times.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Derek Adams
Time Out
February 9, 2006
While this tough, fundamentally sound New York thriller has its moments, it's no Prince of the City.
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Vincent Canby
New York Times
May 20, 2003
''Q and A'' is most memorable for its performances, beginning with Mr. Nolte's.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Hal Hinson
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
Unfortunately, Lumet isn't the brawny social commentator he would like to be -- he's a Jimmy Breslin manque'.
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Entertainment Weekly
April 27, 1990
Q&A is a major film by one of our finest mainstream directors. As both a portrait of modern-day corruption and an act of sheer storytelling bravura, it is not to be missed.
Full Review | Original Score: A-