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A Midnight Clear Reviews

November 30, 2015
The sentiments aren`t fresh, but the skill of the writing and a superior ensemble American cast makes the drama memorable.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
December 4, 2013
A Midnight Clear doesn't do as much as it might with its characters. But as a parable of human folly and fragile hope, it has considerable impact.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
December 4, 2013
[Gordon] clearly relishes the story's many ironies, and he's often successful at sharing his enjoyment of them with us.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
December 4, 2013
It's so determined to be haunting that it gives up the ghost.
December 4, 2013
A Midnight Clear -- not quite a great war movie but certainly a sensitive, bright and supremely moral one -- shows how courage itself can be a kind of insanity.
December 4, 2013
Despite such peculiarities, or perhaps because of them, A Midnight Clear has a quirky, haunting quality, delivering good performances all around, but especially from Sinise, Hawke and Frank Whaley.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
December 4, 2012
This fable about the futility of the war benefits not only from fine performances but an intelligent and literate offscreen narration that enhances the movie's conceptual integrity.
February 9, 2006
The performances are uniformly excellent as the film moves inexorably towards bloody confrontation and spiritual reckoning.
May 20, 2003
In A Midnight Clear, just about everything works.
January 1, 2000
...It's a good film, and Gordon is uncanny in the way he suggests the eerie forest mysteries that permeate all of the action.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
...Gordon shows the kind of filmmaking talent that creates genuine excitement.
January 1, 2000
A Midnight Clear tells a wartime yarn that's quietly, often lyrically, winning.