All the King's Men Reviews

February 16, 2019
Strong stuff, aided by great photography.
February 20, 2015
It is one of the most vital and honest films to come out of Hollywood in a long time.
February 19, 2013
A poisonous political process from our not-so-distant past dominates Robert Rossen's classic film about the rise of a Southern demagogue.
February 19, 2008
It is a film that vividly impresses, with dramatic sureness the chicanery of politics as have been practiced in the past and may crop up again.
August 16, 2007
A fine adaptation of Robert Penn Warren's Pulitzer novel.
December 12, 2006
Today, its realism seems bland, its moralizing forced.
September 21, 2006
Not only has this movie stood the test of time, but its content is as uncomfortable and relevant today as it was the day the film premiered.
May 20, 2003
Mr. Rossen has assembled in this starkly unprettified film a piece of pictorial journalism that is remarkable for its brilliant parts.