The Work and the Glory II: American Zion Reviews

October 30, 2005
Scales back on the fictional characters and focuses on the more interesting historical figures.
October 22, 2005
The movie as a whole is agile and accomplished, and the performances are uniformly good, even among one-line characters.
October 21, 2005
There's been a slight change in character focus, and those who receive the spotlight this time around are more interesting and compelling. But the technical aspects of the filmmaking aren't quite as good.
October 21, 2005
[Director Sterling] Van Wagenen and screenwriter Matt Whitaker... manage to turn musty dates and place names into wrenching moments
October 20, 2005
Unlike Holt, Van Wagenen knows what he is doing. Now fans of the series can look forward to the next entry in The Work and the Glory series, instead of dreading it.