A Private War Reviews

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November 16, 2018
It's a powerful but clear-eyed acknowledgment of the importance of journalism.
November 16, 2018
While it occasionally pulls away from Colvin to let the nightmarish inhumanity of war provide power and feeling, it all too often relies on juiced-up expressions of humanist heroism.
November 16, 2018
"A Private War" doesn't ask you to understand the politics of war, only the human side. And it shows the toll war takes on people's souls, most of which it never gives back.
November 14, 2018
An intelligent and sophisticated biopic with a tour-de-force performance from Pike.
November 12, 2018
Despite the undeniably extraordinary feats that Colvin achieved in life and on the edge of death, A Private War is a hagiography that reduces a complicated woman down to trauma, booze, and typing.
November 9, 2018
The most surprising - positively surprising - performance in the film comes from Jamie Dornan.
June 5, 2019
Rosamund Pike compensates and decorates those moments of credibility and brings the film to life. [Full Review in Spanish]
June 3, 2019
The film uses an energetic visual language that seems to strive for the viewer to feel the impact of the shrapnel. [Full Review in Spanish]
May 28, 2019
A fascinating story. [Full review in Spanish]
April 15, 2019
A Private War serves as a potent reminder of the effort expended by correspondents to illuminate, inform and bear witness to man-made catastrophes.
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