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For the Boys Reviews

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
February 5, 2007
Never a subtle director, Rydell goes for the obvious and sentimental. Starring Bette Midler and James Caan. his musical chronicle is not so much nostalgic as it is banal, reducing major events in American history to the level of personal feuds.
Full Review | Original Score: C
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
December 3, 2004
Hokey and sentimental, but Midler's divine.
| Original Score: 3/5
Clint Morris
Moviehole
September 18, 2002
A very enaging, ultimately satisfying drama with two knockout performances
| Original Score: 4/5
Andrew Howe
eFilmCritic.com
June 25, 2002
There are moments when you might find yourself moved beyond reasonable expectation.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: C+
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily
October 5, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Michael Szymanski
Zap2it.com
April 27, 2003
| Original Score: 3/5
Kit Bowen
Hollywood.com
January 13, 2003
| Original Score: 1/5
Brian J. Arthurs
Beach Reporter (Southern California)
October 31, 2002
| Original Score: 2/5
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Kathleen Maher
Austin Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Mark R. Leeper
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: high -1 out of -4..+4
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Entertainment Weekly
November 22, 1991
Full Review | Original Score: C+
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Variety
March 26, 2009
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Time Out
January 26, 2006
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Janet Maslin
New York Times
May 20, 2003

Movieline
January 9, 2002
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Joe Brown
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
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Hal Hinson
Washington Post
January 1, 2000

Deseret News, Salt Lake City
January 1, 2000
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