Act of Valor Reviews

  • Act of Valor
    • Genre : Action, Thriller
    • Release Date :
    • MPAA Rating : R
    • Duration : 101 minute(s)
    • Production Budget : -
    • Studio : Relativity Media
    • Official Site :
    • Reviews Rate
      Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.

    • Readers Rate
      5 of 5

Movie Reviews

  • when the movie attempts to humanize them, the dialogue feels forced
    Review rate : D+ by Claudia Puig [USA Today ]
  • unlike the men who populate it, has an identity problem
    Review rate : D by Jeannette Catsoulis [New York Times ]
  • there are enough small things to keep it interesting even when many of the big things fail
    Review rate : D+ by James Berardinelli [ReelViews ]
  • the well-intentioned stab at manufactured authenticity yields a mixed bag of results
    by Michael Rechtshaffen [Hollywood Reporter ]
  • the true bad-ass commandoes from the front lines, acting out what supposedly is a fictionalized version of one of their many missions
    by Marshall Fine [Hollywood & Fine ]
  • the story could have been told better
    Review rate : C by Bill Goodykoontz [Arizona Republic ]
  • the script undermines the sense of authenticity at every turn
    Review rate : D by Mark Jenkins [Washington Post ]
  • the result is a film with a facade of authenticity stretched across an armature of comic-book heroism and absurd villainy
    1.5 of 4 by Colin Covert [Minneapolis Star Tribune ]
  • the casting of active-duty Navy SEALs here makes no sense at all
    Review rate : D by Keith Phipps [AV Club ]
  • sadly, everything else it does plays like an inadvertent insult to those it wants to champion
    Review rate : D+ by Bill Gibron [ ]
  • like watching the wrestlers in dramas produced by the WWE
    1 of 5 by Joe Neumaier [New York Daily News ]
  • it's all about you-are-there adrenaline injections, a string of jolts to work up an appetite for the real thing
    by Nick Pinkerton [Village Voice ]
  • completely shut off any part of your brain that may dare to ask bigger questions about what you're watching and why
    Review rate : A by James Rocchi [MSN Movies ]
  • blurs the line between the real and the unreal something fierce
    Review rate : D+ by Kenneth Turan [Los Angeles Times ]
  • as propaganda, the film is laughable
    by Andrew Schenker [Slant Magazine ]

Reader's Reviews

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