Minority Report Synopsis
A cop (Tom Cruise) tries to establish his innocence in a future crime.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
This is the kind of pure entertainment that, in its fullness and generosity, feels almost classic.
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100

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
A heart-pounding experience that makes you think and contains a gallery of characters that will haunt your nightmares for years to come.
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100

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
It affirms that, even in the 2000s, movies do not have to be brain-dead to be exciting. When the season is over, Minority Report will more...
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100

USA Today

By Mike Clark
Stripped of all bravado, Cruise delivers a raw and probably detractor-proof performance. Spielberg does what he did right in creating a...
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100

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
This film is such a virtuoso high-wire act, daring so much, achieving it with such grace and skill. Minority Report reminds us why we go to...
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Taut entertainment that juggles brainy ideas about perception, predetermination and free will - and drops things in a messy third act where...
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75

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Cruise will never be a master thespian, but there's no one better at putting across the charisma of control, and the opening sequence of...
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
The mechanical beauty and android possibilities of the future excite the filmmaker, and that's where Minority Report becomes an alluring...
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63

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
By turns silly and amazing, a mishmash of Kubrickian devices accompanied by a steady Spielbergian drip of sentimentality.
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60

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Though his movie wraps challenging ideas and ingenious visual conceits in a futurist film-noir style, it's pretentious, didactic and...
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Minority Report Movie Review

By Spencer27057
91 out of 100 Steven Spielberg never stops with his instant-classic sci-fi thrillers....

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By MongrolMan
I love sci fi, and this one dominates many movie in this field. Crazy good story and Tom Cruise is just a great action actor....

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Rated PG-13 | For Drug Content, Brief Language, Some Sexuality and Violence
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Common Sense Media says Iffy for 14+ Violent sci-fi detective movie isn't for the faint of heart.
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