The Hurricane Reviews

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January 1, 2000
January 1, 2000
The directing, by Norman Jewison, keeps the two hour plus film moving at a fast pace, and doesn't give us time to get bored.
January 1, 2000
Forceful, dynamic, and wholly natural, Washington's performance ranks among the very best of his illustrious career.
January 1, 2000
A deeply affecting drama of the human soul, thanks in no small part to Washington, whose immense talent has never been more evident.
January 1, 2000
A thoughtful and even inspiring film.
January 1, 2000
A powerful and inspiring film.
January 1, 2000
A stunning piece of work that deserves high praise.
January 1, 2000
Single-handedly, Washington turns The Hurricane from so-so to must-see.
January 1, 2000
...a powerful and moving story of human endurance and determination.
January 1, 2000
Only one actor could have made a schmaltzy, predictable picture like this work as well as it does, and it's a good thing The Hurricane has that actor.
January 1, 2000
Rubin Carter can't be the saint Jewison would have us believe, but only the very ungenerous will find grounds for complaint.
January 1, 2000
Denzel Washington delivers a mesmerizing, volatile performance.
January 1, 2000
A powerful, important, and inspiring drama that boasts a career-defining performance from Denzel Washington (are you listening, Oscar?).
January 1, 2000
This is a moving, extraordinary work that has something to say to everyone who lays eyes on it.
January 1, 2000
Sure to soften the heart of even the most jaded moviegoer.
January 1, 2000
Washington elevates the earnest, occasionally simplistic narrative to the level of a genuinely touching moral expose.
January 1, 2000
Hell hath no fury like an impassioned movie with a social conscience.
January 1, 2000
A powerfully uplifting film.
January 1, 2000
An emotionally engaging film, mainly because of Denzel Washington's award-worthy performance.
January 1, 2000
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