The Thin Man - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

The Thin Man Reviews

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Christopher Null
July 31, 2005
The Thin Man, produced way back in 1934, just isn't that funny any more.
| Original Score: 3/5
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
July 29, 2002
| Original Score: 3/5
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 6, 2003
The Thin Man was one of the most popular films of 1934, inspired five sequels, and was nominated for four Oscars (best picture, actor, direction and screenplay). Yet it was made as an inexpensive B-picture.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Michael Szymanski
August 16, 2002
A classic couple with fun and romance.
| Original Score: 4/5
Fernando F. Croce
November 28, 2009
A style of pure ebullience
Rob Vaux
Flipside Movie Emporium
August 13, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
Cole Smithey
October 10, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Jeffrey M. Anderson
San Francisco Examiner
March 2, 2003
A perfect, slick combo of comedy and mystery with a touch of romantic marriage thrown in.
| Original Score: 5/5
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
January 15, 2005
Even after 70 years, this extraordinarily entertaining romantic comedy/mystery is still fresh, and holds up to repeated viewings mostly thanks to William Powell and Myrna Loy's sparkling chemistry.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
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Tom Milne
Time Out
February 9, 2006
What enchants, really, is the relationship between Nick and Nora as they live an eternal cocktail hour, bewailing hangovers that only another little drink will cure, in a marvellous blend of marital familiarity and constant courtship.
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Variety Staff
July 7, 2010
The Thin Man was an entertaining novel, and now it's an entertaining picture.
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
August 21, 2002
| Original Score: 5/5
Nick Davis
Nick's Flick Picks
October 22, 2004
Elegant, frisky, funny, sly... what else are you looking for, exactly?
| Original Score: 5/5
Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)
July 21, 2004
Beautifully shallow, sophisticated and smart. The Thin Man is pure slapstick noir.
| Original Score: A
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
November 3, 2002 instant comedy-mystery hit and has remained so ever since.
| Original Score: 7/10
Rob Blackwelder
March 12, 2003
| Original Score: 5/5
Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena
July 25, 2003
A história policial é interessante, mas o ponto alto é mesmo a interação entre Powell e Loy, divertidíssimos.
| Original Score: 5/5
Dan Jardine
Apollo Guide
September 2, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
August 9, 2007
One can't say enough good things about the playful interplay between Powell and Loy.
Full Review | Original Score: A
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
August 22, 2003
| Original Score: 5/5
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