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Burn Reviews

May 2, 2013
An action-packed look at the men who do their best to keep Detroit from going up in flames.
December 14, 2012
These stories are moving, but what really distinguishes the film is the sense of an entire city giving in to self-immolation.
December 7, 2012
An emotional character study of a group of heroic, yet very human, individuals.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
November 8, 2012
The film makes you thankful for members of this macho breed, who relish risking their lives to save others.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/5
November 7, 2012
Burn captures the danger (and, yes, excitement) of putting out blazes, as well as the futility of dousing flames in a city rife with arson-and the struggles to maintain adequate funding in a wrecked economy that hits the public sector hardest.
November 1, 2012
Vividly captures a year in the life of eastside Detroit's Engine Company 50.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5