The Work and the Glory - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

The Work and the Glory Reviews

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Ty Burr
Boston Globe
April 1, 2005
Handsomely mounted but awfully bland.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
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John Monaghan
Detroit Free Press
March 11, 2005
Ultimately stumbles in its mission to make the founding of the Mormon religion interesting to a general audience.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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Tom Keogh
Seattle Times
January 28, 2005
A likable, ambitious film that does its proselytizing in a roundabout way until its clumsy, final half-hour.
| Original Score: 2.5/4
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Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
January 21, 2005
A pretty but weakly written and acted period piece.
| Original Score: 2/5
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Kerry Lengel
Arizona Republic
January 20, 2005
It's hard to imagine this movie capturing an audience outside the Mormon community.
| Original Score: 3/5