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The Emigrants Reviews

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Geoff Andrew
Time Out
July 6, 2010
It's very slow, subtly acted, and if you can last the course, quite moving
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Vincent Canby
New York Times
June 24, 2006
The Emigrants is a stately, pictorially romantic chronicle of the lives of a small group of peasants for whom existence at home becomes so tenuous that emigration seems the only solution.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
June 24, 2006
The acclaim for this 1971 151-minute revisionist epic on the settlement of America still mystifies me.
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
June 12, 2006
Infinitely absorbing and moving.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4