Far and Away - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Far and Away Reviews

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Brian Orndorf
Blu-ray.com
March 8, 2014
Away isn't for cynics, providing an authentic rush of experience that makes the effort feel huge, even when it details the smallest interests of the heart.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
Heather Boerner
Common Sense Media
December 18, 2010
Intense, treacly Cruise-Kidman immigrant epic.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
June 25, 2006
Poorly written and simplistically acted, the film also shows little chemistry between real-life couple Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman.
Full Review | Original Score: D
Clint Morris
Moviehole
March 11, 2005
An enjoyable, highly-romantic, somewhat witty film
| Original Score: 3/5
Michael H. Price
Fort Worth Business Press
January 31, 2005
Overblown would-be epic of the Western frontier.
| Original Score: 2/5
Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan
January 2, 2005
Overlong Ron Howard epic with Cruise and Kidman.
| Original Score: 3/5
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
July 18, 2003
An old-fashioned film carried into our hearts with breathtaking scenery, a swelling soundtrack, and large-scale dramatic happenings.
Kevin A. Ranson
MovieCrypt.com
April 24, 2003
Well, it WAS better than "Days of Thunder"... sort of.
| Original Score: 3/5
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com
July 26, 2002
You don't really "buy" any of it in a believable way, but I say it still works as period-piece spectacle.
| Original Score: 3/5
Top Critic
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: C
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com
March 6, 2009
| Original Score: 2/5
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily
September 21, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly
October 11, 2004
| Original Score: 1/5
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com
January 18, 2004
| Original Score: 3/5
Rebecca Murray
About.com
August 20, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope
March 23, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)
October 11, 2002
| Original Score: 2/5
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
August 15, 2002
| Original Score: 2/5
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
July 30, 2002
| Original Score: 2/5
Top Critic
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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