70

Los Angeles Times

A solid heist flick elevated by its ensemble cast and the visual eye of Hungarian-born director Nimrod Antal ("Kontroll").
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63

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
A movie like Armored has been done better in the past. But it has also been done much, much worse, and Antal knows enough not to mess with the sturdy bones of the thing.
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60

Time Out New York

By Keith Uhlich
Antal and his performers’ pure B-movie esprit is undeniable.
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60

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Director Nimrod Antal’s grungy gang-of-thieves pic is tough and, for this genre, surprisingly ethical.
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60

The New York Times

By A.O. Scott
An unabashed B movie: basic, brutal and sometimes clumsy, but far from dumb, and not bad at all.
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58

Entertainment Weekly

Alas, Armored is one predictable and forgettable movie that should consider itself very lucky not to have gone straight to DVD.
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50

L.A. Weekly

The camaraderie in the Eagle Shield Transport locker room is strained stuff, despite a capable ensemble cast that includes Matt Dillon and Larry Fishburne.
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50

Austin Chronicle

By Marc Savlov
It's hardly a classic of the genre, but then again, like Armour hot dogs: it's Comfort Food for Men.
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
An initially intriguing plot line makes a messy getaway in this throwback heist movie.
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

A rule of thumb for characters in heist movies: If the idiots hatching the scheme swear it's "foolproof," it isn't. If they say they've got a rock-solid alibi, they don't. If they're convinced nothing could possibly go wrong, something will.
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50 out of 100
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