Glengarry Glen Ross Synopsis
Slick real-estate salesmen fight for survival and hot leads in David Mamet's adaptation of his play.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
The pleasure of this unique film comes in watching superb actors dine on Mamet's pungent language like the feast it is.
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100

Chicago Reader

By Jonathan Rosenbaum
All-expert cast.
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100

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The movie version, directed with unobtrusive precision by James Foley, stays amazingly true to the play's feisty spirit.
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100

The New York Times

By Vincent Canby
The reason the film prompts laughter, and finally elation, is not because it's jolly or has any feel-good words to live by. It's because of...
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90

The A.V. Club

By Noel Murray
Gets most of its legs from the acting and the dialogue, which has such a rhythmic grace that scenes from the movie can be played and...
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88

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Mamet's dialogue has a kind of logic, a cadence, that allows people to arrive in triumph at the ends of sentences we could not possibly...
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80

TV Guide

A searing showcase for a remarkable ensemble cast.
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80

Washington Post

By Rita Kempley
All the performances are exceptional.
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75

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

It's blackly comic - though the humour creeps up on you slowly, and you're seldom sure if you should really be laughing.
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50

Austin Chronicle

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Interesting to watch like well-performed gymnastics but it never really connects.
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GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS Delivers the Dramatic Goods

By lugubriousthespian
Powerhouse cast is ablaze in David Mamet's scorching, Pulitzer Prize -winning theatrical indictment on man's inhumanity to man as seen through the microcosm of a small-time real estate office's...

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Rated R | For Offensive Language