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47 Ronin Review

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1.0

Dave White Profile

Excuse me, Sir, what's a ronin? Read full review

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  • 2.0
    24

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally unfavorable reviews
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    critic review scores.

  • 30

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter David Rooney

    It falls short on character definition, emotional involvement, narrative drive and originality.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    The New York Times Nicolas Rapold

    47 Ronin can’t entirely paper over the void at its center, traceable partly to the shadowboxing of computer-aided filmmaking or studio tinkering.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    Variety Peter Debruge

    As impressive as these visual elements prove to be, the film struggles to grab and maintain audiences’ interest, whether or not they know the underlying legend by heart.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    While the visuals are lovely to behold, this unremarkable version of the classic 18th century Japanese legend is stiff and uninvolving.

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5

47 RONIN by jennkoehn
This is a great movie!! We didn't know what to expect. It is filled with history, action, love and honor. It is quite a ride and you will come out saying "WOW"!! I recommend anyone go see this. It was very enjoyable. Jennifer

5

by emmanueldelfin

5

by ieshaleshay

4

by gabrielsebastiansoto

5

by amarlon

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