The Great Santini - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

The Great Santini Reviews

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August 17, 2013
This is one of those special films that moves effortlessly between tension, tears and laughs ... Robert Duvall's performance runs neck-and-neck with his Lonesome Dove turn as his career best.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
April 9, 2007
Two-dimensional and minor.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
October 27, 2006
An emotionally devastating drama with a first rate performance from Robert Duvall.
| Original Score: 4/5
July 4, 2005
Robert Duvall and Michael O'Keefe turn in powerful, Oscar nominated performances in this familiar family melodrama about tyrannical marine-father who bullies his sensitive son so that he can become a real man.
Full Review | Original Score: B
December 21, 2004
Brilliant.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
October 23, 2004
Duvall as rough, tough Marine in downer story of family conflict
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
October 14, 2004
Fantastic performances by Duvall and O'Keefe highlight this father-son tug-of-war.
| Original Score: 4/5
January 29, 2004
The Great Santini is a convincing portrait of the battles between a military man and his coming-of-age son.
July 26, 2002
Offers a whole lot more than just Duvall's flawless performance.
| Original Score: 4.5/5
October 23, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
July 23, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
December 8, 2003
| Original Score: 5/5
June 6, 2003
| Original Score: 3/5
May 14, 2003
| Original Score: 5/5
October 16, 2002
| Original Score: 3/5
July 30, 2002
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
March 17, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 77/100
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