The Wind That Shakes the Barley Reviews

Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
October 18, 2008
Cynthia Fuchs
Common Sense Media
July 17, 2008
IRA drama is thoughtful, smart -- and bloody.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Svet Atanasov
DVDTalk.com
October 17, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Top Critic

Entertainment Weekly
October 6, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: B+
September 12, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5

Reel.com
September 8, 2007
| Original Score: 3/4
Ivana Redwine
homevideo.about.com
September 6, 2007
Kam Williams
NewsBlaze
August 31, 2007
Not merely a cinematic masterpiece from start to finish but a righteous rallying cry for disenfranchised masses anywhere with nothing left to lose but their chains.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Prairie Miller
Long Island Press
August 30, 2007
All sides of this debate may be unhappy with what's up on the screen as Loach goes to extremes to show the good and bad of everyone concerned, even though the British occupiers bear the brunt of his cinematic lash here.

DVD Beaver
August 23, 2007