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Downfall (Der Untergang) Reviews

Ryan Keefer
December 3, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
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Entertainment Weekly
February 27, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: B
March 25, 2006
| Original Score: 6/7

Empire Magazine
September 14, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Geoff Roberts
ReelTalk Movie Reviews
September 10, 2005
This terrific film achieves a vivid and profound impact.
Svet Atanasov
August 10, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
DVD Clinic
August 10, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Cynthia Fuchs
August 5, 2005
Eva and Hitler kill themselves off-screen, the director says, "the worst thing that could happen to this most horrible person of history is that he become a myth."
Marty Mapes
Movie Habit
August 5, 2005
Ganz gives an uncanny performance as Hitler, one of the "monsters" of history given flesh and blood
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Dennis Landmann
August 3, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
James Plath
August 2, 2005
Not since Das Boot has a WWII film come out of Germany that has had such power and such a sense of authenticity and purpose as Downfall.
| Original Score: 3.5/4
James Plath
Movie Metropolis
July 27, 2005
The view from inside Hitler's bunker is a hauntingly memorable one.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine
July 15, 2005
Downfall challenges us not to derive schadenfreude from watching the Germans in the film getting flushed down the toilet.