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Veronica Guerin Reviews

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December 29, 2010
This is no Erin Brockovich.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
April 19, 2009
Cate Blanchett gives a tour de force performance as Veronica Guerin under Joel Schumacher's direction of a no-nonsense script by Carol Doyle and Mary Agnes Donoghue.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
August 7, 2008
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
October 15, 2007
Cate Blanchett is a vital presence as Veronica and should have romantic teenagers lining up to get into journalism school.
September 9, 2007
...a respectful quasi-documentary
Full ReviewRead More | Original Score: 86/100
July 24, 2007
Blanchett nearly saves it, but it's too much a plastic-Jesus biopic.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
June 4, 2007
While this is a movie that deserves a mildly favourable recommendation, it's also nothing short of a catastrophic fumble and an incredible lost opportunity.
Read More | Original Score: 71/100
December 30, 2006
A moving but gritty story of willpower and sacrifice that stops pleasingly short of a Hollywood varnish-job.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
October 31, 2004
Cate Blanchett is most likely the greatest actress working in film today.
| Original Score: 3.5/5
August 3, 2004
Sporting a perfect Irish accent, [Cate Blanchett] imbues the character with a lot more presence than the script (and the director?) called for.
June 13, 2004
Veronica Guerin is a sharp study of the vices that sometimes goad us to virtue.
February 9, 2004
What you will take away from this movie is another fine performance by Blanchett.
February 4, 2004
Cate Blanchett [gives] a performance that gets under your skin.
Full ReviewRead More | Original Score: 3/4
February 2, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
January 19, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
January 1, 2004
[Joel] Schumacher remains a filmmaker with the potential to surprise.
Full ReviewRead More | Original Score: 3/5
November 9, 2003
Plays well as a public service in bringing to world attention the details of the alarming event and, perhaps, as a cautionary tale for students in Journalism 101.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
November 5, 2003
The movie is driven by a brilliant performance from Cate Blanchett, who becomes Veronica Guerin almost as easily as a caterpillar evolves into a butterfly.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
October 28, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
October 26, 2003
Blanchett seldom disappoints, and doesn't here either.
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