The Hired Hand - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

The Hired Hand Reviews

Page 1 of 1
January 23, 2017
Fonda, touching as an actor, proves astonishing as a director, using a fluid, tactile style to conjure a life lived close to the elements and to sudden death.
November 29, 2016
Peter Fonda, Warren Oates and Verna Bloom build a complicated, touching, subtle triangle of longing and regret.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
September 6, 2009
If Dennis Hopper dismantles revisionist-Western ennui in The Last Movie, Fonda embellishes it with poetic muddiness
September 27, 2007
Bloom is excellent as the abandoned wife who aserts her independence even when she's so vulnerable.
Full Review | Original Score: B
January 7, 2005
...perhaps the best of that cycle of realistic, existential Westerners produced in the late 1960s and early 1970s
Full ReviewRead More | Original Score: A-
October 23, 2003
Now that it has been restored, people are beginning to realize it got a bum rap back in the day.
| Original Score: 7/10
October 14, 2003
A touching and absurd example of the hippie western.
August 7, 2003
This groundbreaking 1971 western nimbly upsets most of our expectations about cowboy movies.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
December 17, 2001
A work dear to Fonda's heart, he has often spoken of his wish for this film to be his epitaph. It's one that would do any director proud.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
December 30, 2006
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
July 21, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
October 23, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
August 4, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
Page 1 of 1