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The Counterfeiters Reviews

October 24, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: A-
September 21, 2008
This is an entertaining film and not a particularly troubling one, which may be by design.
Full Review | Original Score: B
August 11, 2008
Bleak, mature film about WWII concentration camp.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
August 5, 2008
A damned intriguing thriller that asks more questions than it answers and leaves you dazed and upset and also a little inspired...
August 5, 2008
The framing sequence is a bit glib but the camp scenes are vividly realized...
August 3, 2008
The image and sound, like the hearty collection of extras, are fit for an Oscar-winner.
July 26, 2008
The Counterfeiters tells a compelling story without fanfare or standard dramatic conventions, and that's saying something.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
July 13, 2008
This richly layered allegorical clash between a criminal and a communist, pits the urge for survival despite one's debasement, against defiance, collective rebellion and martyrdom - the very impulses that advance history, but at enormous cost.