Eichmann Reviews

November 12, 2010
Mr. Kretschmann holds your attention through each whining complaint and bland denial. His character may be banal, but his portrayal is the only thing that keeps you watching.
November 9, 2010
Robert Young's well-intentioned dramatic re-enactment is burdened by sepia-period accessorizing, laborious flashbacks, spurious comparisons, and the downright bizarre casting of Franka Potente and Stephen Fry.
November 1, 2010
Dry, detached and mechanical.
October 28, 2010
Eichmann is illuminating, comprehensive, richly detailed and timelessly important - but also ponderous.
November 1, 2010
Sincere, handsomely produced rendition of real-life encounter...amounts to an engaging drama seasoned by a dollop of soft-core titillation. History buffs, especially, among the upscale art-house crowd won't be disappointed.
October 31, 2010
Eichmann could be just another bland program you flip through on the way to the History Channel as you crack open your third beer.
October 29, 2010
Feels the burden of history so heavily that it's effectively smothered by it.
October 9, 2010
A subject that will never be forgotten: the Holocaust. Eichmann, its chief organiser, is the closest we can get to Hitler himself in this, and the sordid details of his army days have enormous relevance