Paramount Pictures | Release Date: November 2, 2012 CRITIC SCORE DISTRIBUTION
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Generally favorable reviews based on 40 Critics
Positive:
33
Mixed:
7
Negative:
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We get tired of watching Whip fail, and we're caught between dismayed pity and a longing to see him punished. Only a great actor could have pulled off this balancing act. [12 Nov. 2012, p.94]
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[Washington's is] a tremendous performance. It's when he is on-screen (most of the time) that Zemeckis' film really, if you'll excuse the expression, takes flight.