Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead Reviews

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September 7, 2011
February 27, 2007
February 9, 2006
Both Oldman and Roth turn in flat and uninspiring performances.
May 20, 2003
As happens at the opera, one usually laughs (if one laughs at all) not because something is funny, but because one has successfully recognized that it is supposed to be funny.
January 1, 2000
Staged as they are here, the jokes and the fourth-wall gamesmanship don't seem as funny as they did on the page.
January 1, 2000
As a movie, this material, freely adapted by Stoppard, is boring and endless. It lies flat on the screen, hardly stirring.
December 28, 2018
...the film is a failure.
July 3, 2008
Unfortunately, Stoppard the director does not match the invigorating brilliance of Stoppard the writer.
July 3, 2008
A disastrous adaptation of an excellent play.
May 24, 2008
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