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Edge of Darkness

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Thriller

Release Date :

January 29, 2010

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Martin Campbell

Starring :

Mel Gibson, Ray Winstone, Danny Huston, Shawn Roberts, Bojana Novakovic, Wayne Duvall

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

Review rate : B+

“..You can get good and toasty watching "Edge of Darkness,"..”
by Gary Thompson [Philadelphia Daily News]
3 of 5

“..this is still a fine, if flawed, mainstream entertainment...”
by Bill Gibron [Filmcritic.com]
1.5 of 4

“..neither edgy, nor dark..”
by Ryan Stewart [Slant Magazine]
1.5 of 4

“..mostly slow going..”
by Tom Horgen [Minneapolis Star Tribune]
3 of 4

“..far from perfect but undeniably gripping..”
by Mack Bates [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
3 of 5

“..Fairly solid thriller..”
by Matthew Turner [ViewLondon]
2 of 4

“..disappointing..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
1.5 of 4

“.."Edge of Darkness" doesn't have a glimmer of good qualities...”
by Joe Williams [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
Review rate : B
Reviewed by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
3.5 of 4
Reviewed by Bill Goodykoontz [Arizona Republic]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Matt Soergel [Florida Times-Union]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Sam Allis [Boston Globe]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Stephen Whitty [Newark Star-Ledger]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Steven Rea [Philadelphia Inquirer]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Roger Moore [Orlando Sentinel]
1 of 4
Reviewed by Rene Rodriguez [Miami Herald]
Reviewed by Mick LaSalle [San Francisco Chronicle]
Reviewed by A.O. Scott [NY Times]

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