This Is England Reviews

September 23, 2007
This is not the England that makes you want to hop on over for a visit, but the movie is worthy of a quick look.
August 9, 2007
It doesn't seem the slightest bit like real life, even though writer/director Shane Meadows reportedly based it on his own.
Top Critic
July 25, 2007
This is England is a vile exercise in nihilism that goes nowhere fast.
July 24, 2007
Isolated excellence and larger lack of nerve-all dots, no connection-grows frustrating as England turns from the personal to the political, from character study to social studies.
July 21, 2007
Starts out as well-acted and superbly designed mid-eighties time-capsule but degenerates to a formulaic conclusion that cheapens everything that went before.
April 27, 2007
It's part western, part pornographic money shot.