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Gallipoli Reviews

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July 7, 2017
It moved me so terribly.
July 7, 2017
Gallipoli was, and is, a triumph.
July 7, 2017
Gallipoli remains one of the better World War I dramas yet made, well worth revisiting.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
July 7, 2017
Although we've seen this story before, it is told exceptionally well here.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
July 7, 2017
Weir's objective was not to show us Gallipoli through a documentary lens, but with an artist's vision. He has succeeded magnificently.
July 7, 2017
One of the most elegiac anti-war films ever made.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
July 7, 2017
Classy and lifeless.
July 7, 2017
A haunting and moving tribute to the Australians who sacrificed their lives in WWI.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
July 7, 2017
Few films impact the national psyche with as much force as Peter Weir's 1981 hit.
July 7, 2017
Richly deserves its place at the top.
Full Review | Original Score: A-
July 7, 2017
An anti-war movie at heart, but it's also flush with patriotic pride.
Full Review | Original Score: A
July 7, 2017
One of Australia's enduring cinematic artefacts.
July 7, 2017
Admirably conveys the chaos and waste of warfare.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
July 7, 2017
A powerful and moving war drama.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
August 18, 2016
Is not just a war film, it aims to be much more than a personal self-improvement story. [Full review in Spanish]
December 19, 2010
Set in 1915, Weir's excellent anti-war film centers on the disastrous battle of Gallipoli, featuring an excellent performance by Mel Gibson as a young fleet-footed soldier
Full Review | Original Score: B+
November 18, 2010
... deflated the romantic notions of glory under fire to show the reality of Gallipoli and mourn the men who gave up their lives for a war they had no stake in.
July 7, 2010
Against a backdrop broader than his previous outings, Weir has fashioned what is virtually an intimate epic.
July 7, 2010
Gallipoli is Australia's quintessential war movie that works as a stirring tribute to the ANZAC's and a condemnation of the travesty which is war.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
January 18, 2010
Well acted and, within its limited terms, well made, Gallipoli represents a failure of nerve as well as design.
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