Gorky Park Reviews
February 6, 2020
It's all so naive that not even the final confusion adds any greater substance. [Full Review in Spanish]
October 23, 2014
Gorky Park is well done and unique amid the films of its day. While certainly made with the Cold War as its backdrop, the film never resorts to the Cold War clichs of the time.
March 30, 2009
An uneven but fascinating murder mystery.
March 26, 2009
William Hurt is superb as a Moscow militia detective caught between his desires to be simply a good cop and the unfathomable motives of the secret Soviet government, all complicated by an unexpected love for Joanna Pacula.
February 9, 2006
Neither Dennis Potter's screenplay nor the heavyweight cast can raise this adaptation of Martin Cruz Smith's best-selling spy novel above the ordinary.
October 30, 2005
Hopelessly dated and morose -- and much is lost from the bestselling novel.
October 23, 2004
By the end of Gorky Park, we realize that it's not the solution that matters, but what the case itself forced the people to discover about themselves.
August 21, 2004
A crackling good novel is still born on the screen.
May 24, 2003
This is pretty gripping, if somewhat formulaic, stuff.