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Quiz Show Reviews

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December 28, 2010
Outstanding drama about morals and our choices.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
March 23, 2008
Both dramatically and historically important with fine turns by Fiennes and Turturro, directed by Redford.
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
November 17, 2007
This is an outstanding drama that provides an excellent opportunity for examining the way that people make moral choices.
Read More | Original Score: A
November 8, 2007
Acutely observed, beautifully performed, lovingly directed media morality tale that resonates far beyond its 1950s setting.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
November 8, 2007
It's a blessedly old-fashioned, well-made and well-acted narrative...
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
November 8, 2007
Robert Redford's best and richest directorial effort...
July 27, 2007
Redford's best film to date is a poignant examination of pop culture, TV, greed, and race relations in American society of the 1950s, with perfect casting of John Turturro, Ralph Fiennes, and particularly Paul Scofield.
Full Review | Original Score: A-
July 3, 2007
Redford turns a dry subject into high art, matching the achievements of his other directing efforts in Ordinary People and A River Runs Through It.
February 9, 2006
Perfectly pitched, the film brims with insight and wit. Highly recommended.
January 19, 2006
...Redford manages to build quite a snowball of drama in all of this, full of heroes and antiheroes...
| Original Score: 3.5/5
April 3, 2005
Gripping, compelling, absorbing ... yeah, all those adjectives and more, This is a great movie.
| Original Score: 5/5
June 1, 2004
Robert Redford does a superb directing job.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
January 12, 2004
A marvelous performance by Ralph Fiennes.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
August 11, 2003
One of the greatest American films. Compelling scandal and heartbreaking victims.
| Original Score: 5/5
August 10, 2003
Boring movie about the most dull scandal in the history of television.
| Original Score: 2/5
May 20, 2003
Mr. Redford has made a rich, handsome, articulate film about a subject truly worth talking about.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
May 20, 2003
As a pure period piece Quiz Show delivers beautifully, but Redford's foursquare, documentary-like approach, however artful, unspools a story with about as much drama as a game show itself.
| Original Score: 2.5/4
March 28, 2003
A quietly powerful take on innocence lost, its lessons apparent every time we turn on the television.
| Original Score: 4/5
March 23, 2003
Quiz Show' is a uniquely American tragedy, told with subtlety and complexity.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
February 13, 2003
Robert Redford's assurded true story about quiz show corruption is totally engrossing, with genius performances from Ralph Fiennes and John Turturro.
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
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