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Arlington Road Reviews

June 18, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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March 19, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
February 14, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
January 1, 2000
The machinations and manipulations built into the story it spins are simply too obvious to be taken to heart.
Read More | Original Score: 1/4
January 1, 2000
Arlington Road is a movie trying so hard for intelligence, quality and deeper meanings, you can almost sense the strain under the celluloid.
January 1, 2000
A flat, formulaic ride!
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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
January 1, 2000
An imaginative action film!
January 1, 2000
Tight, ingenious!
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
January 1, 2000
Mostly devoid of suspense!
January 1, 2000
A smart if slow-boiling suspense thriller!
January 1, 2000
A crisp, suspenseful thriller!
January 1, 2000
Cusack is especially good here, in the movie's most deceptively subtle performance.
January 1, 2000
A dank, mechanical exercise that refuses to have any fun.
January 1, 2000
This paranoid thriller creates a scary mood and allows its leading actors to go all the way with it.
January 1, 2000
From its horrific start, it's involving.
January 1, 2000
A marginal engrosser that's short on staying power.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
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.
January 1, 2000
Arlington Road is a dumb, overheated thriller pretending to be a smart, topical one.
January 1, 2000
An engrossing thriller!
Full Review | Original Score: B
January 1, 2000
The climax is so implausible we stop caring and start scratching our heads!
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4