• PG-13, 2 hr. 6 min.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:
    Ken Loach
    In Theaters:
    Mar 16, 2007 Wide
    On DVD:
    Sep 4, 2007
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The Wind That Shakes the Barley Reviews

Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
October 18, 2008
Cynthia Fuchs
Common Sense Media

IRA drama is thoughtful, smart -- and bloody.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 4/5

July 17, 2008
Svet Atanasov
DVDTalk.com

Full Review Source: DVDTalk.com | Original Score: 5/5

October 17, 2007

Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B+

October 6, 2007

Full Review Source: MovieWeb | Original Score: 3.5/5

September 12, 2007

Reel.com

| Original Score: 3/4

September 8, 2007
Ivana Redwine
homevideo.about.com
September 6, 2007
Kam Williams
NewsBlaze

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 Source: NewsBlaze | Original Score: 4/4

August 31, 2007
Prairie Miller
Long Island Press

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.

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August 30, 2007

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August 23, 2007
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