Enemy at the Gates Reviews

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December 24, 2010
Tense and violent WWII movie.
December 6, 2005
July 5, 2005
December 6, 2004
Annaud shows a real knack for suspense here, enough to make me hope he will do more action-adventure in the future.
November 23, 2004
If only ambition was the bar at which to measure the quality of motion pictures, Enemy at the Gates could sit atop the best of the year.
February 26, 2003
Worth the trouble, but make sure to leave the history notes at home.
February 8, 2003
It generally succeeds at telling a truly heroic story, providing yet another vehicle to showcase the talents of Law and Harris, and of their supporting cast.
December 8, 2002
October 30, 2002
The central thriller element of the film more than compensates for these deficiencies as well as any of the dodgier script moments.
October 11, 2002
Enemy at the Gates is a good movie that could have been great, if not for the inflated running time.
August 31, 2002
Time and again the movie feels like it's working toward a Hollywood moment but always retreats before succumbing to the opportunity.
February 28, 2002
Good but not great, marred by a sometimes implausible storyline and an accentuation of a love story that seems grafted onto the real movie.
February 26, 2002
Intelligently crafted and thrilling.
December 10, 2001
Underneath it all, there's a decent story, fine acting and astonishing production design.
September 20, 2001
The real story is the tense, calculated, exciting strategizing of the two snipers.
August 5, 2001
A waste of talent on this scale would, in a just world, earn Annaud and Godard a well-placed bullet apiece.
July 11, 2001
La cinta es aceptable, tiene sus momentos, y visualmente es impactante.
May 15, 2001
With his uncanny gift of leading us from the unfamiliar to the intimate, Jude Law claims his place among Hollywood's leading character actors as he captures our imagination with the innocence, vulnerability, and perseverance of Vassili.
April 2, 2001
Probably worth seeing for the sets, battle scenes, and the questions of patriotism and allegiance it raises early on.
March 25, 2001
The sniper cat-and-mouse is particularly well conceived
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