Citizen Gangster Synopsis
World War II veteran Edwin Boyd (Scott Speedman) becomes one of Canada's most infamous bank robbers.
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
Morlando's approach, influenced by interviews with the real Boyd in his old age, is cerebral and melancholic. The tone is more foreboding...
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67

The A.V. Club

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It feels like Morlando is juggling two movies at a time. And only one of them works really well-the one about a disaffected workaday vet...
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60

Time Out New York

Writer-director Nathan Morlando leeches every last bit of color from the frame, until the world around Boyd looks so dreary and drab you...
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60

Village Voice

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First-time writer-director Nathan Morlando shows commendable focus (even Cox dials it down), and his movie's modest aspirations nicely...
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60

Los Angeles Times

By Gary Goldstein
To his credit, writer-director Nathan Morlando has crafted a stylishly shot and evocatively designed period piece. But it's the dashing,...
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50

Slant Magazine

By Nick Schager
Its commentary on our fascination with law-breakers is virtually nonexistent, except to the extent that the film itself revels in the...
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50

New York Observer

By Rex Reed
As good as Citizen Gangster is, it would be even better if you could understand the dialogue.
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50

The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
A good-looking but passionless affair that remains stubbornly aloof from its audience.
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50

New York Post

Doreen's scenes are meant to highlight the cost to the people surrounding Eddie. But the many efforts to link his psyche to his war...
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