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Diamonds Reviews

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Chuck Walton
January 1, 2000
Simply a pleasure.
Read More | Original Score: 8/10
Mac Verstandig
Stage Newspaper
January 1, 2000
A thoroughly enjoyable piece.
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Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
January 1, 2000
Kirk Douglas is still the champ.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Valerie Kuklenski
Los Angeles Daily News
January 1, 2000
Douglas, still vigorous at 83, carries the film with one of the best performances of his long career, probably because many of his scenes are straight from the heart.
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Stephen Holden
New York Times
January 1, 2000
The star's courageous performance is the main attraction of a movie that shamelessly pours on the sentiment.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/5
Wesley Lovell
Apollo Guide
January 1, 2000
In technique, Diamonds is rather placid.
Read More | Original Score: 67/100
Athan Bezaitis
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Lou Lumenick
New York Post
January 1, 2000
Douglas, always one of Hollywood's most vigorous actors, still commands the screen as Harry.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
Mac Verstandig
January 1, 2000
A thoroughly enjoyable piece.
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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: D
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Film Threat
August 9, 2007
A sub-par effort in family drama with Kirk Douglas barely registering above his usual excellence
| Original Score: 2/5
Emanuel Levy
July 22, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 2/5
Daniel M. Kimmel
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
May 14, 2004
Read More | Original Score: 1/5
Dan Lybarger
Nitrate Online
June 7, 2003
Douglas struggles honorably with his stoke-impaired speech and a shoddy story.
| Original Score: 1/5
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Jay Carr
Boston Globe
June 18, 2002
Read More | Original Score: 1.5/4
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Joe McGovern
Village Voice
May 19, 2002
Inappropriate for audiences of all ages.
William Arnold
Seattle Post-Intelligencer
April 3, 2002
Read More | Original Score: D
June 15, 2001
I have to admit I shed some sentimental tears during the movie, so it's not really very bad at all, but it could have used a script polish.
Full Review| Original Score: 3.5
Eric Gordon
January 1, 2000
Sadly, Kirk Douglas' real-life stroke is the most compelling ingredient in Miramax's new cobbled-together caper flick.
Bill Pearis
January 1, 2000
Even in his prime, Douglas couldn't have saved himself from this cliche-ridden script.
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