An Ordinary Man Reviews

April 14, 2018
Every time An Ordinary Man seems to be headed into a minefield of clichés, it takes an unexpected detour and the film's final such excursion comes like a gut-punch.
April 13, 2018
Nothing in An Ordinary Man rings true; not the location, nor the performances nor the story.
April 13, 2018
Kingsley's domineering lead performance is worth the price of admission alone, although "An Ordinary Man" is actually a two-hander...
April 12, 2018
Kingsley delivers such a riveting performance that it becomes easy to overlook the film's less compelling aspects.
April 12, 2018
Kingsley is certainly committed to the arc of tough guy stripped bare, but his gifts aren't served well by an artificially studious attempt at applying Understanding 101 logic to a perpetrator of atrocities.
April 12, 2018
A head-scratcher that ends with a shoulder-shrug, "An Ordinary Man" feels like a scene-study exercise in which two actors invest full measures in a script that's only half finished.