The Good Earth - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

The Good Earth Reviews

October 18, 2008
No harmful false note is struck.
Top Critic
February 9, 2006
It's a typically lumbering, cautious, overblown Thalberg project, saved by Rainer's genuinely moving, Oscar-winning portrayal of Chinese peasantry, and by an immensely spectacular storm of locusts.
May 20, 2003
Once again Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has enriched the screen with a superb translation of a literary classic.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
January 1, 2000
Critical opinion has not been kind, but studio excavators may find much to admire.