At Close Range Reviews

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August 13, 2008
General audiences will respond to the very strong performances of the two leads, especially Walken in one of his best roles.
June 24, 2006
Less than intoxicating.
May 20, 2003
There's something bold about the film's wealth of imagery, but it also so overstates the material of the screenplay that it eventually annihilates both it and the story.
January 1, 2000
Penn and Walken [are] at the top of their forms in roles that give them a lot to work with.
October 3, 2015
Director James Foley and screenwriter Nicholas Kazan expertly recreate that part of America that feels like it should exist under a rock with the clammy mud and scurrying insects, and their efforts are supported by an intense performance from Walken.
March 21, 2015
A grim true story thriller that never relents in its violence.
February 6, 2015
...the film's finish is far more grim and bleak than one could possibly have anticipated.
September 29, 2012
Relentlessly grim, At Close Range offers a frightening glimpse at the dark side of American life and poses disturbing questions about family ties.
September 29, 2012
Engaging performances by Penn and Walken can't quite turn this brutal curio into something more substantial.
March 8, 2008
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