Taking Liberties Reviews

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Anthony Quinn
Independent
June 8, 2007
"The most important film of the decade", this calls itself, though "most self-righteous" might be closer to the truth.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Steve Watson
Film4
June 8, 2007
We are the checks and balances on government, and while a slightly more restrained, finessed film may have carried that message more effectively, Taking Liberties will inspire many viewers to reconsider their responsibilities and those of their government
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Top Critic
Wally Hammond
Time Out
June 8, 2007
'Taking Liberties' seems designed as a campaign aid and intended - in its careful exclusion of over-heated or passionate voices - as a putative appeal to slumbering Middle England.
Anna Smith
BBC.com
June 8, 2007
Speaking out against the proposed identity card scheme, Taking Liberties is both a call to action and a warning against a future where the current restrictions escalate into a Big Brother society.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Neil Smith
Total Film
June 8, 2007
Though its arguments are somewhat woolly and its use of dual narrators (David Morrissey, Ashley Jensen) dubious, this remains a powerful call-to-arms against an insidious foe.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5

Daily Mirror [UK]
June 8, 2007
The film plays like an absurdist drama set in a state that more closely resembles Zimbabwe than the home of freedom. Watch it and get angry
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
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