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The Age of Innocence Review

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

  • 5.0
    83

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Universal acclaim
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 100

    out of 100

    ReelViews James Berardinelli

    A sumptuous motion picture, a feast for the senses.

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  • 100

    out of 100

    USA Today Mike Clark

    After watching Pfeiffer and Day-Lewis submerge molten 19th-century sparks here, it is now conceivable that Scorsese could make compelling cinema out of “Three Blind Mice.” [17 Sept 1993, Life, p.1D]

  • 100

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    I have seen love scenes in which naked bodies thrash in sweaty passion, but I have rarely seen them more passionate than in this movie, where everyone is wrapped in layers of Victorian repression.

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  • 100

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Julie Salamon

    A magnificent movie. [19 Oct 1993, p.A18(E)]

  • 100

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Wilmington

    A great, velvety, beautiful anachronism. It's a movie almost drunk on romance, literature and cinema, a splendid period picture that keeps rashly breaking rules and boundaries [17 Sept 1993, Friday, p.A]

  • 83

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    Up through its first half, The Age of Innocence is a masterfully orchestrated tale of romantic yearning.

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