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War of the Buttons Reviews

Joe Williams
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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Although it's updated to World War II and alludes to the Holocaust, this golden-hued remembrance is about as horrific as "Hogan's Heroes."

Full Review Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Original Score: 2/4

October 31, 2012
Tom Keogh
Seattle Times
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Barratier can't seem to do anything with it other than keep raising the violence and anger.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 2/4

October 25, 2012
Tom Russo
Boston Globe
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The two threads aren't really woven together into the sort of tight, overarching theme that the film seems built to convey.

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 2/4

October 25, 2012
Sheri Linden
Los Angeles Times
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Though it's handled with little subtlety, the way the atmosphere of suspicion in Vichy France filters down to the kids is a smart slant on the material.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 3/5

October 12, 2012
Kyle Smith
New York Post
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Seeing the French Resistance through the eyes of little kids yields a cutesy, simplistic and sentimental would-be fable in "War of the Buttons."

Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 1/4

October 12, 2012
Amy Biancolli
San Francisco Chronicle
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It does not attempt to provide a complete or even vaguely realistic depiction of the rural French resistance in the endgame to World War II.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 2/4

October 11, 2012
Rachel Saltz
New York Times
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The slick filmmaking - the movie has a glossy, Hollywood-ready feel that sometimes tips into the cutesy - works against its themes.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 2/5

October 11, 2012
Ella Taylor
NPR
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At a time when most family movies come processed through extreme software and 3-D glasses, this film's gentle vision of the simple life has its old-fashioned charms - though they press too hard on the emo buttons for my taste.

Full Review Source: NPR

October 11, 2012
Alison Willmore
AV Club
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Though this version transplants the tale to World War II, it doesn't try for any nuanced commentary on the conflict.

Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: C-

October 11, 2012
Sam Adams
Time Out New York
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That War of the Buttons shows no insight into how a nation's will could be so easily subdued is disappointing; that it shows no curiosity on the subject is inexcusable.

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 1/5

October 9, 2012
Jon Frosch
Village Voice
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Corny ... a revisionist fantasy of French heroism.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

October 9, 2012
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