WHAT'S HOT?
Home > Movie > M > Miracle at St. Anna > Reviews

Miracle at St. Anna Reviews

Miracle at St. Anna

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

September 26, 2008

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Spike Lee

Starring :

Derek Luke, Michael Ealy, Laz Alonso, Omar Benson Miller, John Turturro, D.B. Sweeney, Walton Goggins, Pierfrancesco Favino, Valentina Cervi, Robert John Burke, Malcolm Goodwin, Lidia Biondi

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

2.5 of 4

“..overlong and poorly focused..”
by James Berardinelli [Reelviews]
“..occasionally corny and didactic..”
by A.O. Scott [NY Times]
2 of 4

“..Miracle at St. Anna aspires to be epic, but mostly it's just unfocused, sprawling and badly in need of editing..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
Review rate : C-

“..joyless..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
3 of 5

“..always engaging, but the constant tonal shifts sometimes disjoint what should have been a seamless narrative..”
by Marco Cerritos [Boxoffice Magazine]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Carrie Rickey [Philadelphia Inquirer]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Colin Covert [Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune]
Review rate : C
Reviewed by Sean Axmaker [Seattle Post Intelligencer]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Duane Dudek [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
2.5 of 5
Reviewed by Sean O'Connell [Filmcritic.com]
2.5 of 5
Reviewed by Elizabeth Weitzman [NY Daily News]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Liam Lacey [Globe and Mail]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Lou Lumenick [New York Post]

Reader's Reviews


Screen Name
Rate This Movie
Please Enter   
Comment
 
 
 
RSS
FB
Twitter

LATEST REVIEWS

CHRISTIAN MINGLE :

“..a sweet romantic comedy that is faith friendly..”
by Donna Rolfe [The Dove Foundation]

MALL :

“.."Mall" is definitely worth a look..”
by Billy Tatum [AXS]

DARK WAS THE NIGHT :

“.."Dark Was the Night" doesn't break the monster movie mold, but does fill it to capacity with eerie atmosphere and creeping chills elevated by terrific acting..”
by Ian Sedensky [Culture Crypt]

BIG DRIVER :

“..if you do enjoy the once in a while thriller, and like to see a story that pushes you to think, then Big Driver is for you..”
by Nathan M Rose [FlickDirect]

SUMMER OF BLOOD :

“..Summer of Blood tries very hard to be cool, but instead comes off as strained and aloof, with a number of satiric targets it could have aimed for but just bypasses altogether..”
by Drew Taylor [The Playlist]

THE CULTURE HIGH :

“..an amateurish hand is in the term-paper-like voice-over narration and the inclusion of underqualified talking heads..”
by Martin Tsai [LA Times]

RUDDERLESS :

“.."Rudderless" is a competent, well-acted melodrama, yet in scope and ambition it has the modest and serviceable scale of the small, not silver, screen..”
by Michael O'Sullivan [Washington Post]

YOUNG ONES :

“..unfortunately this film is equally dusty, with a mishmash of ideas and self-conscious execution..”
by Joe Neumaier [NY Daily News]

BIRDMAN :

“..Keaton's terrific, off-kilter performance is just one of several in this dizzying, high-energy movie. A must-see..”
by Rafer Guzman [Newsday]

HOUSEBOUND :

“..creepy, silly, inventive, darkly funny and, at one point, mind-blowingly bloody..”
by Gary Goldstein [LA Times]