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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
November 14, 2002
| Original Score: 2/5
Nick Davis
Nick's Flick Picks
January 10, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: D
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Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
January 1, 2000
Everything is in place for a mythic drama, except the players, who don't begin to fill the boots of the archetypes they're meant to be.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
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Dennis Lim
Village Voice
January 1, 2000
A perfunctory, often dreary love-triangle melodrama.
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Desson Thomson
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
This movie gets thrown unceremoniously to the ground.
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John Anderson
Newsday
January 1, 2000
Big emotion, big country, medium payoff.
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Michael Atkinson
Mr. Showbiz
January 1, 2000
Tepid and unconvincing!
Jon Niccum
Lawrence Journal-World
September 19, 2003
Dullsville
| Original Score: 2/5
Top Critic
January 1, 2000
An ultimately overwrought project!
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Susan Stark
Detroit News
January 1, 2000
| Original Score: 1/4
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
June 11, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com
May 3, 2009
For a film about grand passions, there is no fire to this film.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4

E! Online
January 1, 2000
Let this tumbleweed roll on by!
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Globe and Mail
April 25, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
July 26, 2002
| Original Score: 3/5
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James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Kevin Lally
Film Journal International
January 1, 2000
A nostalgia trip in more ways than one, successfully recalling the days when meaty westerns were a frequent part of the movies' bill of fare.
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Todd McCarthy
Variety
January 1, 2000
An outstanding performance by Woody Harrelson!
Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review
August 7, 2008
| Original Score: 3/5
Sam Adams
Philadelphia City Paper
January 1, 2000
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000
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Derek Adams
Time Out
June 24, 2006
Susan Granger
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
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Jeff Strickler
Minneapolis Star Tribune
November 6, 2002
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
January 1, 2000
Edward Buscombe
Sight and Sound
March 5, 2002
Walter V. Addiego
San Francisco Examiner
January 1, 2000
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Charles Taylor
Salon.com
January 1, 2000
Bruce Kirkland
Jam! Movies
January 1, 2000

Deseret News, Salt Lake City
January 1, 2000

Irish Times
January 1, 2000

Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002
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Houston Chronicle
July 21, 2005
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