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Witness Reviews

January 4, 2018
What saves "Witness" is its cast, and Weir's artistry in orchestrating and modulating their performances.
January 14, 2013
Weir, an Australian filming in this country for the first time, has succumbed to blandness.
January 14, 2013
A moderately effective, highly affected thriller.
July 6, 2010
Witness warms up as the attraction builds between Ford, McGillis and Haas -- all performing excellently through this portion.
June 10, 2008
Playing John Book allowed viewers the opportunity to see Ford the actor instead of Ford the action/adventure icon. It is one of the few times he has been given the opportunity to play in a straight drama.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Top Critic
January 26, 2006
Powerful, assured, full of beautiful imagery and thankfully devoid of easy moralising, it also offers a performance of surprising skill and sensitivity from Ford.
October 23, 2004
Harrison Ford has never given a better performance in a movie.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
May 20, 2003
It's pretty to look at and it contains a number of good performances, but there is something exhausting about its neat balancing of opposing manners and values.