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The Company You Keep Reviews

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April 28, 2015
It feels like a relic from another time, which isn't exactly a bad thing.
August 12, 2013
The Company You Keep is an effective, slow-burning mystery, boasting one of the most impressive casts of the last few years.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
June 12, 2013
Redford proves that he's still capable of making the sort of provocative political thrillers that would make a younger generation envious.
June 3, 2013
Redford skillfully directs a cast so talented and comprehensive it threatens to overpower the briskly unassuming, but sharply written script.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
May 17, 2013
Well-crafted, wellintentioned and well, just a tad dull, Redford's radical-chic-road-trip will appeal to the Senior Railcard crowd.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
May 16, 2013
Welcome back, Mr Redford.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
May 4, 2013
[Director Robert Redford] deftly articulates the moral morass that can arise when idealism gives way to reality; he also has some very definite things to say about the way today's sensation-hungry, click-addicted media operates.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
May 2, 2013
Talk about timing. Whether it's good or bad remains to be seen.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
May 2, 2013
At the very least, this generation proves that they still have compelling stories to tell. (Complete Content Details for Parents also available)
April 30, 2013
An old-fashioned political drama that's well-intentioned and heartfelt.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
April 26, 2013
[Redford] still manages to tell an interesting story of family painted against a political backdrop. It's not going to spark any great movements, but it is worth a sit in at the local theater.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
April 26, 2013
Redford's direction feels tighter and and less ruminative than it has in years, and his acting is still marked by a kind of intelligent alertness.
Full Review | Original Score: 87/100
April 26, 2013
This chase film combines elements of the thriller and newspaper procedural to create a contemporary saga about political idealism, stone-cold realities, and the repercussions of past deeds on future innocents.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
April 26, 2013
The acting company Robert Redford keeps in The Company You Keep doesn't get any better. Movies rarely do either.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
April 26, 2013
What with a cast that includes Robert Redford, Julie Christie, Nick Nolte, and Susan Sarandon, this might've been the most star-studded production of the year had it been made in 1975.
Full Review | Original Score: 6/10
April 26, 2013
It tends to sag a touch in its third act, but it's a solidly engaging thriller thanks mostly to its ridiculously talented cast.
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
April 26, 2013
Redford the director keeps things moving smoothly, avoiding too many lengthy monologues while still getting the point across ...
Full Review | Original Score: B+
April 26, 2013
Whether RR's too old, as many have suggested, for the more thriller-ish elements here, there's no doubt that he's very fine and still seriously charismatic, and that Lem Dobbs' screenplay tackles weighty issues in a compellingly 'grey area' fashion.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/5
April 25, 2013
A drama that's more than a look at what happened to a generation of socially aware hippies whose new drug of choice is likely Lipitor.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
April 25, 2013
Where's a Sidney when you really need one? Either Pollack or Lumet could have easily injected Robert Redford's old-fashioned thriller with some much needed snap and suspense.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
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