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Key Largo Reviews

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Top Critic
Bosley Crowther
New York Times
March 25, 2006
The script prepared by Mr. Huston and Richard Brooks was too full of words and highly cross-purposed implications to give the action full chance.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
September 23, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
Matthew Pejkovic
Matt's Movie Reviews
July 7, 2010
Edward G. Robinson steals the movie with his permanent grimace, heavy walk and intimidating presence.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Mark R. Leeper
February 8, 2005
| Original Score: 4/5
Cole Smithey
October 19, 2007
| Original Score: 4/5
Top Critic
Tom Milne
Time Out
June 24, 2006
Although the characters are basically stereotypes, they are lent the gift of life by a superlative cast.
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Variety Staff
April 8, 2008
Emphasis is on tension in the telling, and effective use of melodramatic mood has been used to point up the suspense.
Christopher Null
January 1, 2000
It ultimately pales next to other Bogart and Bacall work, though it's still a reasonably good watch that has stood up well over the last 50 years.
| Original Score: 3.5/5
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
July 26, 2002
| Original Score: 5/5
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
December 31, 2004
Exciting crime thriller set in the Florida Keys during a late summer hurricane.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
Jules Brenner
Cinema Signals
June 26, 2003
| Original Score: 5/5
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
March 12, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews
September 21, 2003
Key Largo will always be remembered during hurricane season
Full Review | Original Score: B
Wesley Lovell
Cinema Sight
August 15, 2011
Trapped in a country estate by an impending storm, a mobster attempts to lay low before escaping from the police, but takes a risky gambit holding Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall hostage.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Dragan Antulov
May 19, 2004
Full Review| Original Score: 8/10
Joshua Tanzer
March 18, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
Steve Crum
June 7, 2007
Great cast headed by Bogart in Huston classic.
| Original Score: 5/5
Matt Bailey
Not Coming to a Theater Near You
January 17, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
Josh Larsen
July 27, 2012
First seen soaking in a tub while chomping on a cigar, Robinson arises from the water to put a stranglehold on the film.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Rob Thomas
Capital Times (Madison, WI)
January 9, 2004
One of Bogart's half-dozen best, a tense and atmospheric classic.
| Original Score: 5/5
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