A Man for All Seasons - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

A Man for All Seasons Reviews

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Kate Cameron
New York Daily News
February 18, 2015
It is profoundly stirring in its dramatic conception, appealing as it does to the mind, heart, eye and ear.
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Pauline Kael
The New Republic
August 30, 2012
There's more than a little of the school pageant in the rhythm of the movie: Though it's all neater than our school drama coaches could make it, the figures group and say their assigned lines and move on.
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TIME Magazine
February 20, 2009
One of the most intelligent religious movies ever made.
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A.D. Murphy
January 29, 2008
Producer-director Fred Zinnemann has blended all filmmaking elements into an excellent, handsome and stirring film version of A Man For All Seasons.
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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
December 13, 2006
Robert Bolt's boring historical drama functions best as an anthology of British acting styles, circa 1966.
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Tom Charity
Time Out
February 9, 2006
Orson Welles alone relieves the boredom in a marvellous cameo as Cardinal Wolsey. If only they'd let him loose with the whole sorry history...
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Bosley Crowther
New York Times
May 20, 2003
A Man for All Seasons is a picture that inspires admiration, courage and thought.