Cradle Will Rock Reviews

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May 7, 2018
The let's-put-on-a-show energy can be intoxicating. But man, does it take a long time to achieve that high.
November 30, 2017
It is impossible to take the show seriously, as put together in Mr. Robbins's cliche-jammed version...
March 31, 2008
Robbins eschews leftist diatribes for a bold cartoon version of history. It's as crowded and energetic as a big parade.
March 19, 2002
January 1, 2000
Willfully superficial.
January 1, 2000
Robbins is so convinced of his movie's political correctness that he couldn't see its lack of dramatic cohesion or luster.
August 12, 2018
While writer-director Tim Robbins uses this entertaining film to touch upon capitalism and class warfare, he's mainly interested in championing artistic expression.
December 22, 2010
Art and politics and ideals; mature.
August 14, 2010
Art and politics collide in Tim Robbins' ambitious but not entirely successful effort to recreate a unique moment in American culture circa 1937.
July 30, 2007
The movie's radical stance is that artists should get to do their art without being destroyed by mean rich people, and aren't we just wonderful for agreeing with that?
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