Marathon Man Reviews

October 23, 2004
If holes in plots bother you, Marathon Man will be maddening. But as well-crafted escapist entertainment, as a diabolical thriller, the movie works with relentless skill.
July 16, 2018
Filmmaker John Schlesinger delivers a slow-moving first half that admittedly requires a fair degree of patience from the viewer...
April 19, 2011
Schlesinger's stylish political thriller features Olivier as an old, nasty Nazi, in a splashy role that earned him Oscar nomination.
January 1, 2011
Film's notorious torture scene means adults only.
June 21, 2008
If this doesn't turn you against going to the dentist, nothing will. Terrifying, pulsating film w/Hoffman.
March 1, 2008
Needlessly complicated glossy thriller.
February 15, 2008
Scheider looks great as the well-dressed cool guy and Olivier turns in his most notoriously frightening performance.
March 2, 2007
Do acidente de carro que abre a histria ao confronto final em uma estao de esgoto, o filme jamais consegue ser convincente; e a nica cena realmente eficaz do longa aquela ambientada num bairro judeu.
August 30, 2006
Although best-known for its infamous "Is it safe?" sequence, Marathon Man is a whole lot better than just one horrific scene.
August 5, 2006