It Is No Dream: The Life of Theodor Herzl - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

It Is No Dream: The Life of Theodor Herzl Reviews

September 6, 2012
Richard Trank's film is sober, detailed, and handsomely mounted. Ben Kingsley narrates, to excellent effect.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
August 16, 2012
Although director Trank is an Oscar winner for the documentary "The Long Way Home," some of the choices made here are awkward.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
August 9, 2012
"It Is No Dream" satisfies neither as a movie nor as a history lesson.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
August 9, 2012
Well-crafted doc offers a scholarly account of the birth of Herzl's Zionist movement.
August 9, 2012
Helmer Trank deserves kudos for trying to convey this complicated history with primary materials.
August 7, 2012
The film doesn't exactly sizzle, but it does manage to provide a straightforward (if perspective-challenged) biographical sketch of a major historical figure.