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1.

uh, what?

Author: aciolino on 30 May 2004
2.

Four Angels, Poised

8/10
Author: tedg (tedg@filmsfolded.com) on 10 February 2007
3.

More Than Just A 'Curiosity Piece'

Author: ccthemovieman-1 on 5 April 2006
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.

Good fun

Author: ukcritic (ukcritic@ukcritic.com) on 4 November 2002
8.

Well done

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

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
14.

Is "The Jazz Singer" racist?

8/10
Author: lecole on 17 June 2006
15.

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

Author: Snow Leopard on 18 October 2004
16.

Hollywood Icon

10/10
Author: PWNYCNY on 23 October 2007
17.

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

7/10
Author: secondtake on 5 November 2010
18.

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

8/10
Author: calvinnme on 7 August 2010
19.

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

7/10
Author: ackstasis on 15 January 2010
20.

Al Jolson And The Transition To Sound

9/10
Author: Lechuguilla on 14 June 2009
21.

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

9/10
Author: Boba_Fett1138 on 19 January 2007
22.

The Very First Version of Pump Up The Volume

10/10
Author: dataconflossmoor on 19 November 2007
23.

A fun-filled landmark in the history of motion picture

Author: daisyduke8000 on 8 March 2003
24.

Selfish and Corny Emotional Blackmail

5/10
Author: Claudio Carvalho on 19 December 2010
25.

Good for 1927, not for 2016

5/10
Author: Matreats :P on 12 December 2016
26.

A pioneering film but also a good film in its own right

7/10
Author: TheLittleSongbird on 20 September 2014
27.

"Grief, stalking the world, had stopped at the house of Rabinowitz"

7/10
Author: evening1 on 7 September 2014
28.

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

7/10
Author: classicsoncall on 2 July 2011
29.

A wonderful film of silent/synchronised sound!

8/10
Author: jamiemarks-1 on 24 November 2009
30.

The beginning of the end of the silent era

10/10
Author: Daniel Kincaid on 8 November 2007
31.

I Love to Singa!

Author: 2001Rulz on 15 March 1999
32.

First ever talkie

6/10
Author: Primtime on 3 November 1998
33.

Technologically Innovative but Otherwise Not Noteworthy

5/10
Author: TheExpatriate700 on 9 February 2012
34.

Don't expect much

6/10
Author: abum190 on 23 December 2006
35.

You ain't seen nothing yet!

Author: didi-5 on 8 June 2004
36.

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

Author: (ajdagreat) on 8 August 2002
37.

The Jazz Singer Changes Cinema

9/10
Author: Sameir Ali on 12 March 2017
38.

Now this is important!

7/10
Author: Eric Stevenson on 5 December 2016
39.

Not the first all-talking picture

5/10
Author: Martin Bradley (MOscarbradley@aol.com) on 24 April 2016
40.

A movie very much of its time, and yet timeless

10/10
Author: Angus T. Cat on 19 March 2016
41.

Al Jolson Shines in a Warner Brothers Classic

6/10
Author: romanorum1 on 4 March 2016
42.

ground breaking

8/10
Author: SnoopyStyle on 25 October 2015
43.

What a Milestone for Cinema History!

10/10
Author: cameron-59-297793 on 29 April 2015
44.

Parental Tyranny Is Not Much Fun

6/10
Author: disinterested_spectator on 22 November 2014
45.

A warm, wonderful film.

10/10
Author: thermodon1 on 12 November 2014
46.

The screen learned to talk.

8/10
Author: jwvongoethe1800 on 19 August 2014
47.

D.J. Jazzy Blackface

6/10
Author: Ryan Ellis on 15 December 2013
48.

historical film

6/10
Author: blanche-2 on 13 June 2012
49.

You Ain't Heard Nothing Yet!

7/10
Author: SmileysWorld on 6 January 2008
50.

Club Silencio

Author: chaos-rampant on 10 December 2012

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