Sergeant York Reviews

Page 1 of 2
September 19, 2019
The story, human and real, achieves an unsurpassed artistic relief, recounted with sobriety and simplicity. [Full review in Spanish]
June 7, 2014
Even given a nest of flaws, the basic arc works beautifully: Cooper's abashed, aw-shucks demeanor is a perfect fit for the part.
May 27, 2008
For Gary Cooper the role is made to order.
February 22, 2008
Moving, memorable, great Warner Bros. biography of WWI hero York, with fine Cooper performance--an Oscar winner.
November 12, 2006
Sergeant York brought him Hawks one and only Oscar nomination for Best Director, and it's arguably his least interesting film.
November 9, 2006
This is one of those movies where the star appears to have been born to play the role.
September 27, 2006
Setting a precedent by preseting the saga of a celeb sill alive, the Hawks biopic is a tale of transformation of an obscure Tennessee hillbilly into a national hero, thus showing the validity of the democratic credo that heroes are not born but made.
May 27, 2006
Nothing to get upset about, but also not much to get excited about.
October 9, 2005
February 1, 2005
December 12, 2004
The breathless pace, the good script, and the mostly fine performances made me more forgiving of the dated aspects of this film. Overall, though, it's Gary Cooper's film.
February 8, 2004
August 29, 2003
August 21, 2003
May 23, 2003
May 20, 2003
The performance of Gary Cooper in the title role holds the picture together magnificently, and even the most unfavorable touches are made palatable because of him.
December 29, 2002
November 25, 2002
First-class Hawks biopic on the WWI hero.
July 29, 2002
June 5, 2002
Sergeant York is a quadruple 'A' attraction, destined to go many places and leaving complete satisfaction in its wake.
Page 1 of 2