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Immortal Beloved Reviews

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Jason Best
Movie Talk
November 16, 2014
Rose's Beethoven biopic is something of a Europudding, a stodgy concoction of clashing accents and performance styles.
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
December 12, 2006
I doubet whether Rose's speculative and overwroght chronicle of Beethoven will rekindle interest in the composer's life and work in the same way that Amadeus did for Mozart.
Full Review | Original Score: C
Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum
September 28, 2005
A little slow, but overall a good film.
| Original Score: 3/5
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
November 8, 2004
completely nuts!
| Original Score: 3/5
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
September 27, 2004
Imitation Ken Russell biopic lacking in power and a feel for the music.
| Original Score: 2/5
August 17, 2004
As writer and director, Bernard Rose must take full responsibility for the fictions masquerading as fact in his treatment of Beethoven's life and loves.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews
April 23, 2004
real coup is the perfect casting of consummate chameleon actor Gary Oldman as Beethoven.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
Jeffrey M. Anderson
San Francisco Examiner
October 9, 2002
Haunting use of Beethoven's music.
| Original Score: 3/5
Audrey Rock-Richardson
Tooele Transcript-Bulletin (Utah)
September 12, 2002
Strains to evoke tortured artist agony, but instead just strains.
| Original Score: 2/5
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
August 30, 2002
Passionate and transfixing scereen biography of Ludwig van Beethoven.
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews
January 1, 2000
I just did not buy Oldman as Beethoven. I thought he was miscast, and he certainly overacted.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: B
Moriarty
Ain't It Cool Movie Reviews
June 25, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5
Fr. Chris Carpenter
Catholic Sun
April 8, 2005
| Original Score: 4/5
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews
November 19, 2004
| Original Score: 2/5
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion
November 3, 2003
| Original Score: 2/5
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
August 22, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 2/5
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central
July 2, 2003
| Original Score: 5/5
Susan Tavernetti
Palo Alto Weekly
May 20, 2003
| Original Score: 2.5/4
Brandon Judell
PopcornQ
May 8, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
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