The Big Fix Reviews

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Louis Proyect
rec.arts.movies.reviews
December 5, 2011
A convincing case is made that the government and the corporations it serves are worse than the mafia. A deeply radical film that makes you understand why young people risked pepper-spraying to build the Occupy Wall Street movement.
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Stephen Holden
New York Times
December 1, 2011
If the film's conspiratorial viewpoint makes sense and is probably accurate, its final judgment is so gloomy that your impulse is to throw up your hands and despair.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News
December 1, 2011
Though the Tickells' unabashedly partial, first-person approach is a liability, they present so much damning evidence that their case is - one hopes - impossible to ignore.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Andrew Schenker
Time Out
November 29, 2011
More a summarizing project than an act of investigative journalism or a revelatory indictment.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Ernest Hardy
Village Voice
November 29, 2011
Fix stretches into a mandatory-viewing critique of widespread government corruption...
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Mindy Farabee
Los Angeles Times
November 10, 2011
"The Big Fix" presents a compelling array of damning testimony from EPA officials, journalists, scientists and politicians as well as emotional scenes of distraught residents...
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Nick Schager
Slant Magazine
November 28, 2011
By staking out only one side of the issue, The Big Fix inadvertently calls into question virtually every one of its contentions.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4

Screen International
September 9, 2011
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