Streets of Gold Reviews

August 12, 2008
A likable, but hardly compelling story.
Top Critic
June 24, 2006
Director Roth never uses a short jab when he can take a wild swing, usually at the cold inhumanity of Soviet society.
May 20, 2003
A lot of the film was shot in Brighton Beach, and looks authentic, but everything else is either synthetic or derivative, like the musical score.
January 1, 2000
It's a wonder nobody had thought of casting Brandauer as a boxer before -- his work is so full of devilish feints and tricky, misleading expressions.
January 1, 2000
A rousing ringside drama with Austrian hunk Klaus Maria Brandauer.
January 1, 2000
Streets of Gold starts out to make a statement about the kind of person this Russian emigre was, and it ends up using him as the backdrop for a tired Hollywood formula.