In the Valley of Elah - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

In the Valley of Elah Reviews

October 18, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 4/6
October 18, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
July 9, 2008
Intense, mature murder mystery tackles Iraq war.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
June 4, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
May 26, 2008
One can only wish that there were also an alternative ending (alas, there is not) to replace the final five minutes of clumsily flagged symbolism.
April 8, 2008
Jones and Theron turn in rock-solid performances.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
March 6, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: B
February 26, 2008
The movie is meticulous in its detail, and it lets its story unfold slowly for maximum tension. (HD DVD and DVD Combo Edition)
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
February 20, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
February 19, 2008
Other than its annoying profusion of red herrings, this tortoise-paced picture is noteworthy only for squandering the services of Susan Sarandon, Charlize Theron and Tommy Lee Jones, his Oscar nomination notwithstanding.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4