The Fall of a Nation Reviews

November 20, 2020
The big battle scenes were remarkably well staged, calling forth volumes of tremendous applause at the premiere. Victor Herbert's Interpretative music aided materially to the general effectiveness.
November 20, 2020
The first-nighters of the screen appear to not care a tinker's imprecation whether a film battledrama be for war or for peace so long as there is plenty of fighting in it. And believe me when I tell you there was fighting a-plenty in The Fall of a Nation.
November 20, 2020
[Thomas Dixon] should be highly commended for giving us a film of the propaganda type that is entertaining. The Fall of a Nation holds one's attention all the time.
November 20, 2020
The picture is Mr. Dixon's plea for an adequate army, and in a combination of the spectacular and the interest created by a personal story he accomplishes his purpose with considerable clarity and force.
November 20, 2020
For of an admittedly serious work the number of laughs in this production is unprecedented, and they are laughs having a legitimate place in the story.
November 20, 2020
Opinions may differ as to the how this production ranks with The Birth of a Nation and The Battle Cry of Peace, but there can be no doubt that it is an excellent production and well worth seeing.