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Stop-Loss

Overview


Genre :

Drama, War

Release Date :

March 28, 2008

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Kimberly Peirce

Starring :

Ryan Phillippe, Abbie Cornish, Channing Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ciaran Hinds, Timothy Olyphant, Laurie Metcalf, Victor Rasuk, Rob Brown

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

2.5 of 4

“..This is an OK tale..”
by Bob Strauss [LA Daily News]
1 of 4

“..as phony as a re-enactment with finger pup pets..”
by Kyle Smith [New York Post]
2.5 of 4

“..another war film that says nothing outside the fact that some decisions are hard to make..”
by Vanessa Farquharson [National Post]
Review rate : C+

“..a spate of downer..”
by James Verniere [Boston Herald]
3 of 5

“..a seriously dithering screenplay..”
by Chris Barsanti [Filmcritic.com]
Review rate : B
Reviewed by Dezhda Mountz [E! Online]
3.5 of 4
Reviewed by Colin Covert [Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune]
3.5 of 4
Reviewed by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Jan Stuart [Newsday]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Duane Dudek [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Rick Groen [Globe and Mail]
Reviewed by Kenneth Turan [LA Times]
Reviewed by A.O. Scott [NY Times]

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