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The Robber Review

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  • 4.0

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  • 60

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter

    Ultimately, most audiences will be left scratching their heads, wanting to know more about why this man, Hans Rettenberg, does what he does.

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  • 63

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    The movie therefore offers meager pleasures of character. Where it excels is in staging and cinematography. The running sequences, in races, on city streets and through forests, are very well-handled.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Village Voice Melissa Anderson

    Against interpretation, Heisenberg (who is, after all, the grandson of the physicist who gave us the uncertainty principle) has nonetheless created a nimble, dynamic character study of a fiercely guarded loner on the run.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times

    They use dialogue sparingly, powerfully; a talky detective sounds like a visitor from another planet. The world he has encroached upon is defined by the ability to run and the adrenaline-rush threat of capture. Freedom's just another word in this gripping existential portrait.

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