Invictus Reviews

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September 12, 2020
It is a film that will likely entertain both history buffs and fans of sports films.
July 18, 2020
Freeman was born to play his friend Mandela in Eastwood's inspiring movie.
September 5, 2019
There's plenty here to keep the interest for most, and the performances, particularly Freeman's, are excellent.
April 16, 2019
What strikes you most about this film is just how much pleasure a sure-footed, confident director can deliver by keeping everything simple.
November 13, 2018
Invictus is a powerful and moving story.
August 30, 2018
It is probably enjoyable and rousing enough, and does feature a lovely performance by Morgan Freeman as Nelson Mandela.
March 20, 2018
... tremendously powerful performances... [Full review in Spanish]
January 23, 2018
History lesson, classic brand of entertainment and stellar performances mark the arrival of Invictus, a testament to the legacy inspired by the return of a native and genuine hero, Nelson Mandela.
January 16, 2018
Morgan Freeman's portrayal of Nelson Mandela creates a superb moment in time on the movie screen.
December 14, 2017
Invictus, like every good Eastwood film, is complexity by way of transparency.
March 8, 2014
The attraction of the film lies not in any surprise but in Morgan Freeman as Mandela -- so pitch perfect that the line between actor and archival is thin.
February 18, 2012
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March 27, 2011
Is it schmaltzy? A little. Is it good anyway? Yes. It's not trying to reinvent the wheel but it understands what it is and that the best place to put its focus is not the rugby field.
May 16, 2010
At its very essence a classically Hollywood, ultra-populist, inspirational underdog sports movie--and a well executed one at that.
May 14, 2010
This amalgamation of inspirational themes cuts a new notch on Eastwood's well-used viewfinder.
May 9, 2010
...a polished, well-made, and unaffectedly inspiring motion picture about an inspiring individual and an inspiring victory.
March 27, 2010
Not one of Eastwood's best, but at times the story is quite moving. And, you can't help but cherish the performance by Morgan Freeman as Nelson Mandela. Nicely done, Morgan. Paul Chambers, CNN.
March 19, 2010
Freeman's Mandela is deeply flawed, single-minded when it comes to his job, and has a way with one-liners. In short, he's an Eastwood hero.
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