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The Devil's Own Reviews

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March 26, 2016
An engrossing but disappointing big-budget political suspense film, that never becomes exceptional.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
July 19, 2014
The good news is, The Devil's Own doesn't live down to its reputation.
January 26, 2010
Presents itself as being about Something Important, whereas in fact it is really about nothing very much at all.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/10
July 16, 2008
Finally just another schoolmarmish prestige piece touting America's moral superiority
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
July 30, 2007
What's left is a lot of moral grappling, not all of which has one iota of relevance to the plot.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
September 18, 2005
A cobbled-together mess of conflicting tones.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
December 6, 2004
The line 'This is not an American story, it's an Irish one' means nothing ... it is a story as American as McNuggets -- all extra-crispy coating and no real meat underneath.
Read More | Original Score: C-
April 27, 2003
Messy, but still strangely appealing
| Original Score: 3/5
January 16, 2003
Unjustly dismissed and really quite watchable, despite Brad Pitt's silly Irish accent.
| Original Score: 3/5
August 21, 2002
Revolves around two men whose passionate commitment to justice puts them on a collision course.
January 1, 2000
Though Hour 2's heavy emphasis on physical and emotional confrontations stimulates dramatic momentum, this respectable superstar meeting is finally, of all things, ordinary.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
July 15, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5
July 6, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 2/5
July 1, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 2/5
October 14, 2004
| Original Score: 2/5
June 21, 2004
| Original Score: 1/5
December 19, 2003
Full Review| Original Score: 3/10
May 20, 2003
| Original Score: 3/4
March 16, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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