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Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

January 09, 2009 (Wide)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Stephen Daldry

Starring :

Kate Winslet, Ralph Fiennes, David Kross, Alexandra Maria Lara, Bruno Ganz, Karoline Herfurth, Linda Bassett, Susanne Lothar, Hannah Herzsprung

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

3 of 4

“..slow-moving but absorbing..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
“..scrupulously tasteful..”
by Manohla Dargis [NY Times]
2.5 of 4

“..pretty questionable all the way through..”
by Bob Strauss [LA Daily News]
Review rate : B-

“..pretty good..”
by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
3 of 5

“..a movie worth seeing..”
by Elizabeth Weitzman [NY Daily News]
3 of 5

“..a chilly and surprisingly detached adaptation of Bernhard Schlink's passion play..”
by Sean O'Connell [Filmcritic.com]
Review rate : A-
Reviewed by Tasha Robinson [Onion AV Club]
3 of 4
Reviewed by James Berardinelli [Reelviews]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Kyle Smith [New York Post]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Peter Howell [Toronto Star]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Rick Groen [Globe and Mail]

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