Let Him Have It Reviews

October 28, 2014
Fairness isn't the issue here, dramatic depth is: You don't have to favor capital punishment to feel yourself being manipulated.
October 28, 2014
The sober, relatively uninspired account of a real-life crime that shook postwar London.
October 28, 2014
It does not follow that behind every great miscarriage of justice lies a great movie. Case in point: the well-intentioned but ultimately unsatisfying Let Him Have It.
June 6, 2004
This movie is so slow and artless that its message isn't given much power.
January 1, 2000
The movie functions barely above docudrama, a mediocre TV-film effort.
January 1, 2000
The movie's social agenda takes over; it becomes an editorial against the atrocity of capital punishment, and the personal details, the emotions, are obscured. As a result, the movie falls into two halves, and, therefore, is about half good.