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1.

Magnificent cinematic medieval chess game, with every intricate move superbly thought out.

10/10
Author: gary brumburgh (gbrumburgh@aol.com) on 1 March 2001
2.

A Director's Dream Come True

10/10
Author: AvhHines on 3 August 2006
3.

More TRUE than a factual documentary could accomplish

10/10
Author: mazonis (mazonis@yahoo.com) on 7 December 2002
4.

What Family Doesn't Have its Ups and Downs?

10/10
Author: nycritic on 17 March 2005
5.

Possibly the best dialogue ever written for a film... ever.

10/10
Author: A-Ron-2 on 11 July 2000
6.

THE film of 1968!

10/10
Author: gerry-russell-139 on 20 December 2002
7.

This film makes a great educational tool!

10/10
Author: KidRalph on 27 October 2004
8.

the lion is king of the jungle, and of England

10/10
Author: Lee Eisenberg (lee.eisenberg.pdx@gmail.com) on 27 December 2005
9.

One King's Family: 1183

10/10
Author: theowinthrop on 22 April 2006
10.

They Might Be Giants

10/10
Author: citizen813 (citizen813@yahoo.com) on 21 December 2004
11.

The two most powerful people in the world

10/10
Author: batzi8m1 on 4 December 2004
12.

Christmas in the Lion's Den

10/10
Author: OttoVonB on 21 August 2006
13.

A Classic

10/10
Author: MidniteRambler on 26 May 2004
14.

Christmas With Henry And Eleanor Plantagenet

10/10
Author: bkoganbing on 3 April 2007
15.

A Chess Game in History!!

10/10
Author: dataconflossmoor on 8 February 2008
16.

Extraordinary battle of wits and verbal warfare between O'Toole and Hepburn

8/10
Author: ma-cortes on 22 January 2008
17.

Gall in the Family

9/10
Author: wes-connors on 30 May 2009
18.

Lesson Masters in performances, sharp and clever dialogue and a maze of passions.

Author: psagray on 23 February 2015
19.

Kind of a Medieval "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf"

10/10
Author: blanche-2 on 23 February 2008
20.

"I Could Peel You Like a Pear and God Himself Would Call it Justice!"

10/10
Author: Scott Amundsen on 10 December 2011
21.

Entertaining and humorous battle of the sexes in the Middle Ages

8/10
Author: robb_772 on 4 May 2006
22.

An Amazing Film

10/10
Author: ashowen on 19 August 2005
23.

A Glorious Royal Feud

8/10
Author: evanston_dad on 31 January 2007
24.

A history lesson with vicious dialogue.

8/10
Author: groatski on 18 October 2005
25.

Machiavellian and Dysfunctional Family of Snakes

8/10
Author: Claudio Carvalho on 28 June 2009
26.

Game of Thrones 68

9/10
Author: MisterWhiplash on 31 August 2015
27.

Every family has it's ups & downs...

4/10
Author: JasparLamarCrabb on 3 August 2014
28.

a Magnificent act

9/10
Author: pruthvishrathod on 3 January 2014
29.

Christmas with the Plantagenets.

10/10
Author: mark.waltz on 28 December 2013
30.

A Brilliant Cast In A Brilliant Movie

10/10
Author: iamyuno2 on 23 December 2013
31.

Ms. Hepburn Wins an Oscar

9/10
Author: ToughXArmy on 24 March 2013
32.

Simply one of the the SINGLE greatest films of all time

10/10
Author: RainingFridays on 19 February 2013
33.

one-in-a-million!

10/10
Author: Pandelis on 22 May 2009
34.

Back Story

8/10
Author: vranger on 27 April 2009
35.

..fabulous film by all concerned in its making..

10/10
Author: fimimix on 28 December 2008
36.

Please Knight Peter O'Toole!

10/10
Author: (sylviastel@aol.com) on 3 July 2012
37.

Movie making of the highest caliber!

10/10
Author: Tim Johnson on 6 April 2012
38.

Chinon,my native town!

Author: dbdumonteil on 28 November 2009
39.

Perhaps it is time to re-visit Becket, long missing from the catalogs.

10/10
Author: stanistreet on 4 May 2005
40.

Technical Issues Distracting

Author: voiceguy2000 on 26 June 2004
41.

Great

10/10
Author: spazzztic on 13 February 2004
42.

One of the masterpieces of the first century of film-making!

10/10
Author: ecceego on 28 January 2004
43.

the real darth vader

10/10
Author: skippymolloy on 11 November 2003
44.

A flawless character study

Author: Toniann on 1 July 2003
45.

A masterpiece of art.

10/10
Author: paul__genet on 15 March 2003
46.

5 stars out of 4!

10/10
Author: rondine (susan.rondine@cox.net) on 21 April 2001
47.

Simply one of the best movies ever made

10/10
Author: Tom Rito on 18 March 2000
48.

Best Dialogue Ever!

10/10
Author: YAS on 3 December 1999
49.

Perhaps the best theater ever placed on film.

10/10
Author: (tordan@cs.umb.edu) on 27 March 1999
50.

A precision orchestration of actors

10/10
Author: Melvin-4 on 25 March 1999

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