Metacritic Movie Ratings
Out of the Clear Blue Sky Reviews



out of 100

Universal acclaim
Based on a weighted average of all critic review scores.

A sample of reviews from critics across the country.

  • 100

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    The New York TimesJeannette Catsoulis

    A fascinating study of a man, and a firm, deeply changed by catastrophe.

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  • 90

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    VarietyRonnie Scheib

    The novelty of helmer Gardner’s approach to 9/11, her insider’s look at the almost unimaginable difficulties faced by Cantor Fitzgerald in the weeks following the attack, and the abundance of coverage spanning 10 years of inhouse interactions more than compensate for the docu’s occasional unevenness.

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  • 70

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    The Hollywood ReporterFrank Scheck

    A fully rounded and complicated portrait of both the man and a company that somehow managed to survive under devastating circumstances.

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