100

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
It is with gravity and levity and incomparable grace that Ang Lee's Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon -- by light years the best movie of 2000.
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100

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Watching it is a nonstop high.
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100

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
Handsome, passionate and fun. It's everything we go to the movies for.
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100

New York Post

By Jonathan Foreman
You have never seen a movie like Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon because there has never been a movie like it.
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100

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
Splendid, soaringly ambitious Chinese period fantasy.
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100

USA Today

By Mike Clark
This is a great movie, but it needs a sales job because it's in Mandarin.
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100

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Soaring and romantic, wild and serene, feminist and gutsy, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon is one of the best movies of the year.
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100

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Transcends its origins and becomes one of a kind. It's glorious, unashamed escapism and surprisingly touching at the same time.
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100

San Francisco Chronicle

By Bob Graham
The class act of action movies.
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100

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Ang Lee, a world-class director working at the top of his elegant form, has done something thrilling. For all the leaping action, it's the film's spirit that soars.
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93 out of 100
Universal acclaim
Metascore® based on all critic reviews. Scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.