Live from Baghdad Reviews

January 31, 2018
... not only are we permitted to watch on a cable channel that doesn't even have a news division, but we are encouraged to be nostalgic about the first assault on Saddam Hussein just in time for the second.
September 29, 2005
July 3, 2003
Nothing fascinates the media as much as itself.
February 13, 2003
The teleplay from Wiener, Richard Chapman, John Patrick Shanley and Timothy J. Sexton is mostly taut and exciting, except when it pauses for a minimally romantic time out between Wiener and Formanek.
January 6, 2003
As a movie, Live From Baghdad constitutes another first-class production from HBO.
January 4, 2003
Mick Jackson's Live From Baghdad works as an entertaining drama, but it provides disappointingly inadequate context in its depiction of the events surrounding the 1991 Gulf War.
December 8, 2002
Michael Keaton gives his most taut performance since an uncredited turn in Out of Sight and Helena Bonham-Carter has split the difference between her Merchant Ivory days and her desolate Marla in David Fincher's Fight Club.
December 2, 2002
One of the best movies I've seen about electronic journalism.