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The Flat Review

  • Release Date: Oct 19, 2012
  • Rated:
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 37 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Arnon Goldfinger

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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.

  • 88

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    Is something being hidden? No. It's more that something doesn't want to be known.

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  • 90

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    What makes The Flat mesmerizing is its wealth of historical detail. What makes it universal is what it says about families everywhere - that children, being children, don't want to know what their parents are up to, and that grown-ups, being human, don't want to credit troubling facts that conflict with what they need to believe.

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  • 91

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    I will salute the deftness and intelligence with which Goldfinger observes the reactions of the living to the revelations of the dead.

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