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Safety Last! Reviews

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Emanuel Levy

| Original Score: 2/5

August 11, 2005
Jamie S. Rich

As a personality, Lloyd is a combination of silly and sweet, but his true star power comes from his daring athleticism.

Full Review Source: Oregonian | Original Score: 4.5/5

May 2, 2013
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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The Glasses character in Safety Last would have blended with the background of the department store where he worked if it had not been for action imposed upon him. But what action!

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

January 20, 2006
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

| Original Score: 5/5

May 8, 2003
Scott Nash
Three Movie Buffs

I laughed more at some of the scenes with Harold in the store than I did at the climb itself.

Full Review Source: Three Movie Buffs | Original Score: 3/4

February 11, 2006
Christopher Long
Movie Metropolis

You'll believe a man can die.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 9/10

July 11, 2013
Rob Vaux
Flipside Movie Emporium

| Original Score: 5/5

July 27, 2002
Cole Smithey

Of the great silent film comedians, Harold Lloyd stood apart from Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton by virtue of his everyman approach to physical comedy. He had to work at it and he let his difficulty show, but not entirely.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: A+

May 27, 2013
Variety Staff
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This Harold Lloyd high-class low comedy has thrills as well as guffaws.

Full Review Source: Variety

March 11, 2009
Eric Melin

... a briskly paced thrill comedy with memorable gag after memorable gag, and a surprising dark streak.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3.5/4

July 22, 2013
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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The clock-hanging climax that caps this generally charming tale of a country boy out to make his fortune in the big city is a superb example of his ability to mix suspense and slapstick.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

| Original Score: 4/5

July 26, 2002
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Might be the best film of acclaimed comedian Harold Lloyd's silent film days.

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

January 10, 2004
John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

Combining the heart of Chaplin and the physical dexterity and daring of Keaton

Full Review Source: Old School Reviews | Original Score: A-

April 2, 2003
Peter Canavese
Groucho Reviews

On video, Safety Last! is a certified treat, but in packed movie houses, with audiences invariably gasping and giggling on every cue, it's a near-religious experience. [Criterion Blu-ray]

Full Review Source: Groucho Reviews | Original Score: 4/4

August 17, 2005
Phil Hall
Film Snobbery

Harold Lloyd at his very best.

Full Review Source: Film Snobbery | Original Score: 4/5

December 17, 2010
Daniel M. Kimmel
Worcester Telegram & Gazette

| Original Score: 4/5

December 10, 2004
Steve Crum

One of Harold Lloyd's funniest comedies, and silent.

| Original Score: 5/5

May 22, 2008
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Lloyd's most famous film with the great building climbing climax.

| Original Score: 4/5

June 15, 2003
Tim Dirks
Tim Dirks' The Greatest Films

Safety Last (1923) earned Harold Lloyd, the bookish, horn-rimmed glasses-wearing comedian, his nickname "the King of Daredevil Comedy."

Full Review Source: Tim Dirks' The Greatest Films

January 1, 2000

New York Times
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March 25, 2006
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