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Blackthorn
6.9 out of 10

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7.0

Blackthorn

High-Def Digest
21 December 2011
  • Conclusion: 'Blackthorn' is an interesting alternate take on the Butch Cassidy story. Despite a few hiccups here and there, the film succeeds thanks to strong performances, occasionally breathtaking visuals, and an ultimately thoughtful rumination on friendship and morality.
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Overall 7
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Movie overall 7
7.0
Extras 6
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Blackthorn (2011)

blu-ray.com
21 December 2011
  • Conclusion: Sam Shepard is the man. There's no doubt about that, especially after seeing his performance as the aging Butch Cassidy, who--dammit--just wants to get back to the U.S. of A and live his life in peace.
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Overall 7
7.0
Actors overall 8
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Audio 9
8.8
Extras 7
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Blackthorn (Blu-ray)

DVD Verdict
20 December 2011
  • Summary: One day, Judge Clark Douglas hopes to play an aging Clyde Barrow.
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Overall 7
7.0
Movie overall 6
6.0
Audio 8
8.0
Extras 6
6.0

BLACKTHORN - Blu-ray review

moviemet.com
14 October 2011
  • Summary: The film is a sedate viewing experience consisting of soothing landscape images, and a remarkable performance from an ever-reliable Sam Shepard.
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Overall 7
7.3

Blackthorn

AV Club
6 October 2011
  • Excerpt: It’s obvious from the start where Blackthorn is going; given the grim, elegiac cynicism of modern Westerns, which these days all seem to be mourning the demise of an old way of life rather than celebrating or even just comfortably exploring the past, there’s only one possible ending for a story...
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Overall 8
8.0
Content 8
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Blackthorn

DVD Talk
24 April 2011
  • Excerpt: On my way out of the media screening for Mateo Gil's Blackthorn , I overheard someone calling it a "standard Western"--as if that would be a bad thing, if there were any such thing anymore.
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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

mbnet.fi
15 February 2012
  • Conclusion: Robert LeRoy Parker alias Butch Cassidy oli 1800-luvun lopun villin lännen kuuluisimpia lainsuojattomia, ja hänen tarinansa on filmatisoitu aiemmin jo useampaan otteeseen. Cassidyn viimeisistä vaiheista ei ole saatu täytt&a ...
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