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Rendition Review

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1.5

Dave White Profile

A complete waste … Read full review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 3.0
    55

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 100

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    Rendition is valuable and rare. As I wrote from Toronto: "It is a movie about the theory and practice of two things: torture and personal responsibility. And it is wise about what is right, and what is wrong."

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  • 50

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Kirk Honeycutt

    Rendition tackles the concern in a heavy-handed thriller with simplistic characters and manipulative story lines.

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  • 58

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    Rendition certainly makes the case that torture, whatever name it goes under, is indefensible, yet one can agree with that view entirely and still feel that the movie is just a borderline exploitation of what anyone who reads the papers already knows.

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  • 63

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    While the ingredients are there to make a tense and compelling post-9/11 thriller, Rendition falls flat.

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