Arlington Road - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Arlington Road Reviews

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
February 15, 2013
The premise is intriguing and the acting of Bridges and Robbins is decent, but the director Pellington's execution leaves much to be desired.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media
December 22, 2010
Scary movie about terrorism. Not for kids.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com
November 18, 2009
Stylish and unsettling.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Rob Gonsalves
eFilmCritic.com
July 23, 2007
Darker and more intimate than you expect.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Bill Clark
FromTheBalcony
October 28, 2005
A tight, well-rounded piece of suspense/thriller filmmaking with an electric performance by Bridges.
| Original Score: B+
Jeffrey Overstreet
Looking Closer
January 15, 2005
It merely exploits our fears and emotions to jerk us around.
| Original Score: D
Pablo Villaša
Cinema em Cena
January 29, 2004
Apesar da narrativa morna e nada sutil, o final do filme redime parte dos fracassos do projeto.
| Original Score: 3/5
Jason Clark
Matinee Magazine
July 2, 2002
It never really gets inside us, mostly due to its overheated direction and endless Hitchcockian references.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
John A. Nesbit
ToxicUniverse.com
March 17, 2002
...serves little more than forgettable rental fodder for some evening when you are in the mood for mindless junk food.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
March 4, 2002
A gripping political thriller about the dangers of domestic terrorism and the paranoia of those who see danger everywhere.
Tom Block
culturevulture.net
September 18, 2001
...could have been a superb dark fantasy, but takes its own malarkey seriously.
Blake French
NutzWorld
April 3, 2001
almost hard to catch your breath
Full Review| Original Score: 3.5/4
Kamal 'The Diva' Larsuel
3BlackChicks Review
February 14, 2001
A crooked road indeed.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
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Janet Maslin
New York Times
January 1, 2000
Tight, ingenious!
| Original Score: 4/5
Top Critic
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
The screenplay stretches the viewer's credulity far beyond the breaking point, asking us to accept dozens of absurd contrivances and coincidences.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Top Critic
Andrew O'Hehir
Salon.com
January 1, 2000
A dank, mechanical exercise that refuses to have any fun.
Top Critic
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
The climax is so implausible we stop caring and start scratching our heads!
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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Peter Brunette
Film.com
January 1, 2000
An imaginative action film!
Top Critic
Tom Keogh
Film.com
January 1, 2000
Arlington Road succeeds at discomforting a viewer and making one apt to look over one's shoulder for a day or two.
Christine James
Boxoffice Magazine
January 1, 2000
Robbins and Cusack are deviantly delightful!
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