Movies Like The Statement


90% Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes Jul 11
100% Boyhood Jul 11
15% Rage Jul 11
21% A Long Way Down Jul 11
—— The Class Of '92 Jul 08

Top Box Office

17% Transformers: Age of Extinction $37.1M
23% Tammy $21.6M
85% 22 Jump Street $9.8M
30% Deliver Us from Evil $9.7M
92% How to Train Your Dragon 2 $9.0M
48% Earth to Echo $8.4M
49% Maleficent $6.2M
54% Jersey Boys $5.2M
24% Think Like a Man Too $4.9M
90% Edge of Tomorrow $3.7M

Coming Soon

—— The Purge: Anarchy Jul 18
—— Sex Tape Jul 18
36% Wish I Was Here Jul 18
—— Hercules Jul 25
—— Lucy Jul 25

New Episodes Tonight

90% Almost Royal: Season 1
56% The Assets: Season 1
58% Bad Teacher: Season 1
44% Power: Season 1

Discuss Last Night's Shows

—— The Almighty Johnsons: Season 3
61% Crossbones: Season 1
—— Hemlock Grove: Season 2
82% Girl Meets World: Season 1
—— The Legend of Korra: Season 3

Certified Fresh TV

—— 24: Live Another Day: Season 9
84% Extant: Season 1
79% Halt and Catch Fire: Season 1
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
97% Orange is the New Black: Season 2
97% Orphan Black: Season 2
79% Penny Dreadful: Season 1
84% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1

The Statement Reviews

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Cole Smithey

The film operates well as a thriller and probably goes further than intended in extracting sympathy for its reprehensible protagonist.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: B

May 11, 2009
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

... the thrilleresque aspects ... are most pleasing.

Full Review Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette | Original Score: B

January 29, 2005
Jordan Hiller

"The Statement is that rare, unassuming movie that has much to say and is so daring in its message that it is a wonder it has seen the light of day"

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2

September 1, 2004
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Em função de sua própria premissa, apresenta questões éticas interessantes.

Full Review Source: Cinema em Cena | Original Score: 4/5

July 29, 2004
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

Confused at its core and too befuddled to make that a virtue.

Full Review Source: Film Freak Central | Original Score: 0.5/4

May 11, 2004
Dan Lybarger
Kansas City Star

For the most part, though, there really isn't enough suspense or drama to make The Statement more than an occasionally chilling civics lesson.

Full Review Source: Kansas City Star | Original Score: 2.5/4

April 23, 2004
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

A listless melodrama that smothers its own potential.

Full Review Source: Creative Loafing | Original Score: 2/4

April 7, 2004
Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press
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Caine bounces back and forth almost randomly between pitiable and detestable, following the dictates of a formulaic plot.

Full Review Source: Detroit Free Press | Original Score: 2/4

March 26, 2004
Kevin John Bozelka
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

All Jewison has to offer us is an exquisitely packaged reminder of the Catholic Church's collaboration with the Vichy government. But why distort history when your sole purpose is to offer a history lesson?

| Original Score: 2.5/4

March 25, 2004
Eric D. Snider

It's a shame that a film with this much potential could be turned into such a dull, pedestrian affair.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: C-

March 21, 2004
Steve Schneider
Orlando Weekly

Little more than a rote pursuit thriller.

Full Review Source: Orlando Weekly | Original Score: 2/5

March 19, 2004
Jay Boyar
Orlando Sentinel
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This is a creaky, obsolete sort of film, not an instant classic, but an instant antique.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel | Original Score: 2/5

March 19, 2004
M.E. Russell

Ends up being tedious.

Full Review Source: Oregonian | Original Score: C

March 19, 2004
Connie Ogle
Miami Herald
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Seems more an excuse to attack a target than an exercise in solid storytelling.

Full Review Source: Miami Herald | Original Score: 2/4

March 19, 2004
Jeff Vice
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

The film is rather unbelievable, even though it's based on real-life tales of the Vichy Milice.

Full Review Source: Deseret News, Salt Lake City | Original Score: 2/4

March 19, 2004
Sean Means
Salt Lake Tribune

This Ludlum-esque political thriller... might be funny if it wasn't exploiting such a serious topic as the Holocaust.

Full Review Source: Salt Lake Tribune | Original Score: 1.5/4

March 19, 2004
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

'Rome,' 'Paris,' 'Provence,' 'London' -- labels like these pop up so often in The Statement you're not sure if you're watching a movie or reading a map. But a map would be more compelling.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press | Original Score: 1/4

March 18, 2004
Laura Kelly
South Florida Sun-Sentinel

The Statement elicits more yawns than gasps and plays like a second-rate rerun from Sunday afternoon television.

Full Review Source: South Florida Sun-Sentinel | Original Score: 1.5/4

March 18, 2004
Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)

not all roses, but it's a decent, well-made thriller of the sort that we don't get much anymore... It's tempting to say that we're getting Caine's best work only now.

Full Review Source: F5 (Wichita, KS) | Original Score: 3/5

March 18, 2004
Nev Pierce

Plodding and predictable.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 1/5

March 16, 2004
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