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1.

uh, what?

Author: aciolino on 30 May 2004
2.

More Than Just A 'Curiosity Piece'

Author: ccthemovieman-1 on 5 April 2006
3.

Four Angels, Poised

8/10
Author: tedg (tedg@FilmsFolded.com) on 10 February 2007
4.

"Wait a minute, you ain't heard nothin' yet!"

Author: Schlockmeister on 3 June 2001
5.

Almost biographical movie of Al Jolson

Author: Shapster11 on 18 May 2001
6.

a film boosted by its legendary historical status

8/10
Author: strezise on 11 September 2004
7.

Well done

10/10
Author: Doug Nabors on 3 October 2005
8.

Good fun

Author: ukcritic (ukcritic@ukcritic.com) on 4 November 2002
9.

Walking A Million Miles For One Of Your Smiles

7/10
Author: bkoganbing on 17 October 2007
10.

A touching story and a great singer

10/10
Author: nellybly on 13 January 2005
11.

First "Talkie" in General Circulation

10/10
Author: Lee McIntyre on 23 September 2006
12.

1927 Triumph in Motion Pictures

9/10
Author: hnrobinson on 27 December 2007
13.

Is "The Jazz Singer" racist?

8/10
Author: lecole on 17 June 2006
14.

Hollywood Icon

10/10
Author: PWNYCNY on 23 October 2007
15.

Selfish and Corny Emotional Blackmail

5/10
Author: Claudio Carvalho on 19 December 2010
16.

A jazz singer torn between two, equally important for him, worlds.

9/10
Author: Boba_Fett1138 on 19 January 2007
17.

The Very First Version of Pump Up The Volume

10/10
Author: dataconflossmoor on 19 November 2007
18.

You need to see Al Jolson in The Jazz Singer and it'll all start to make sense.

6/10
Author: Spent Bullets on 15 May 2007
19.

Besides Its Historical Importance, Still Worth Seeing In Its Own Right

Author: Snow Leopard on 18 October 2004
20.

A fun-filled landmark in the history of motion picture

Author: daisyduke8000 on 8 March 2003
21.

Technologically Innovative but Otherwise Not Noteworthy

5/10
Author: TheExpatriate700 on 9 February 2012
22.

first talkie, first successful talkie, not the first successful talkie, eh, who cares? It's a great movie.

Author: (ajdagreat) on 8 August 2002
23.

You Ain't Heard Nothing Yet!

7/10
Author: SmileysWorld on 6 January 2008
24.

A great story of the times, and the striking explosion of synched sound!

7/10
Author: secondtake on 5 November 2010
25.

"Wait a minute, wait a minute, you ain't heard nothing' yet"

7/10
Author: ackstasis on 15 January 2010
26.

Al Jolson And The Transition To Sound

9/10
Author: Lechuguilla on 14 June 2009
27.

For the picky people

Author: smiley-13 on 16 January 2001
28.

Not just historically significant, but still entertaining to this day

8/10
Author: Polaris_DiB on 8 November 2007
29.

Excellent film

Author: Coolguy-7 on 4 June 2000
30.

Historic

Author: Michael_Elliott on 27 February 2008
31.

You ain't seen nothing yet!

Author: didi-5 on 8 June 2004
32.

The Cantor's Son

Author: lugonian on 10 March 2001
33.

unique movie worth a watch

10/10
Author: Martin on 27 February 2004
34.

Of More Historical than Entertainment Interest

5/10
Author: gftbiloxi (gftbiloxi@yahoo.com) on 2 May 2005
35.

The screen learned to talk.

8/10
Author: Anton Fokker on 19 August 2014
36.

It's got heart.

8/10
Author: Jgirl2688 on 16 December 2013
37.

D.J. Jazzy Blackface

6/10
Author: Ryan Ellis on 15 December 2013
38.

The Film That Put Sound Over

Author: earlytalkie on 17 July 2013
39.

This wasn't really on my "bucket list" of movies to watch, but . . .

10/10
Author: Tad Pole on 6 May 2013
40.

A Big Part of History

6/10
Author: dallasryan on 29 January 2012
41.

Not the first time that synchronized speech was in a feature film ...

8/10
Author: calvinnme on 7 August 2010
42.

Sound Comes To Features!

5/10
Author: CitizenCaine on 17 May 2009
43.

For film lovers only

5/10
Author: moilligxela on 5 January 2009
44.

Club Silencio

5/10
Author: chaos-rampant on 10 December 2012
45.

Despite some over-the-top moments, Al Jolson's The Jazz Singer is both enjoyable as both a historical document and entertaining drama

7/10
Author: tavm on 3 December 2012
46.

"He's not my boy anymore - he belongs to the whole world now"!

7/10
Author: classicsoncall on 2 July 2011
47.

A review of the 2009 DVD The Jazz Singer

10/10
Author: Steven Torrey on 10 January 2010
48.

A wonderful film of silent/synchronised sound!

8/10
Author: jamiemarks-1 on 24 November 2009
49.

The beginning of the end of the silent era

10/10
Author: Daniel Kincaid on 8 November 2007
50.

I Love to Singa!

Author: 2001Rulz on 15 March 1999

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