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Proof of Life Reviews

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December 27, 2010
Good story, but too violent for kids.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
February 2, 2009
The unconvincing Proof of Life is a missed opportunity.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.0/5
March 31, 2008
Neither Crowe, Ryan nor the topical subject keeps Proof of Life from feeling recycled. For all the up-to-the-minute research, the movie still gives off the musty scent of Hollywood contrivance.
October 14, 2007
Whatever sparks ignited off the set fail to register on film, in essence ruining Taylor Hackford's drama.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
July 1, 2004
About as thrilling as the Kansas plains.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
March 16, 2004
Crackles, sputters, and starts up finally in the last half of the movie.
Full Review | Original Score: C-
April 1, 2003
Tragically for both Hackford and the punters, the best drama came when the cameras weren't rolling.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
November 7, 2002
Kidnapping romance showcases Crowe's gifts -- and Ryan's limitations.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
June 15, 2002
Crowe proves once more what a commanding, persuasive presence he can be. Without even making a noticeable effort, he becomes the focal point of the story...
May 25, 2002
Can't some writers/directors concede to the fact that some stories work perfectly well on their own without having to force an awkward first kiss between the two leads?
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
March 7, 2002
About as big a fiasco as the lumbering Gladiator.
Full Review | Original Score: short
September 20, 2001
Proof of Life is two movies. It should have been just one.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
June 20, 2001
I wish there had been more proof in Proof of Life that the filmmakers were alive and kicking.
Read More | Original Score: 6/10
March 29, 2001
A well-acted disappointment.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
March 21, 2001
Larga, tediosa y manipuladora, es uno de los grandes fracasos del año
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
February 27, 2001
an entertaining thriller, even if there are some fairly large plot holes and inconsistencies
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
February 7, 2001
The action in Proof of Life is standard stuff, but very well-done.
February 7, 2001
Expository flaws are easily forgotten as Proof of Life picks up steam
Full Review | Original Score: B
February 7, 2001
Crowe's commanding performance stands out too strongly against the backdrop of this awkwardly paced, off balance production.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
December 18, 2000
A film that because of its cast and subject matter should have been much, much better.
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