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Goodbye, Mr. Chips Reviews

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Christopher Null
January 3, 2004
Start with It's a Wonderful Life and take away Christmas and all the bad stuff that happens, and you've got this movie.
| Original Score: 3/5
Jamie Gillies
Apollo Guide
August 23, 2004
A standard story delivered well with not many stylistic discretions, which gives it a timeless quality.
Full Review | Original Score: 68/100
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope
September 23, 2002
| Original Score: 2/5
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
July 29, 2002
| Original Score: 3/5
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy
May 24, 2009
Robert Donat at the peak of his skills... as moving today as it was upon its premiere.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
Nick Davis
Nick's Flick Picks
August 16, 2003
Not as cloying as you might think; Donat is engaging, and Greer Garson is simply luminous.
| Original Score: 3/5
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
January 20, 2004
...should continue to provide pleasure for as long as people value characterization and heart above plot contrivances and technical effects.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
August 29, 2003
| Original Score: 5/5
Daniel M. Kimmel
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
February 22, 2004
| Original Score: 5/5
Steve Crum
Dispatch-Tribune Newspapers
February 20, 2007
Inspirational, touching, classic work with Robert Donat's Oscar winning performance.
| Original Score: 5/5
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
August 21, 2002
A fine central performance from Robert Donat
| Original Score: 4/5
Steven D. Greydanus
Decent Films Guide
March 26, 2004
The original inspirational-teacher story, and a beloved valentine to classical education, tradition, and the English public boarding schools of a bygone era.
Full Review | Original Score: A-
Tim Dirks
Tim Dirks' The Greatest Films
January 1, 2000
Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939) is the classic, sentimental tale of much-loved British schoolteacher guiding many generations of schoolboys through almost 60 years
Andrew Howe
Film Written Magazine
April 2, 2001
Robert Donat is deeply affecting as the title character.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Emanuel Levy
July 3, 2005
Robert Donat gives a strong performance as a legendary school teacher in this sentimental tribute, which introduced to American audiences British actress Greer Garson.
Full Review | Original Score: B

TV Guide
July 30, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
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Derek Adams
Time Out
February 9, 2006
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Frank S. Nugent
New York Times
May 20, 2003

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