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Entertainment Weekly

Rising above the throng is the great wreck of Sir Peter Ustinov, who, as the canny, saucy German Prince Frederick, distinguishes both...
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
An entertaining history lesson. That is, a history lesson that synopsizes and simplifies a complex life and complicated times into easily...
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63

Chicago Tribune

Aside from a couple of unintelligible conversations with himself, there's barely any God here. The film would rather just be inclusive....
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
The film winds up stranding us in a desperate wilderness of collapse and betrothal.
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50

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
But for that one bright, incongruous yuk-fest in the classroom, Luther is deadly material, full of self-righteousness and devoid of...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

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Disjointed.
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50

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Who was Joseph Fiennes channeling when he chose this muddled tone? Obviously he was reluctant to gave a broad, inspirational performance of...
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50

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
Plunges energetically into the 16th-century religious rebel's activities and philosophies. It dodges some significant issues in Luther's...
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40

TV Guide

By Ken Fox
Corny and irritatingly simplistic though this fast-paced biography of 16th-century German religious reformer Martin Luther may be, it's...
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12

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
An unholy mess.
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Rated PG-13
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Common Sense Media says OK for kids 12+ Sober historical drama tells valuable tale with some death.
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