No (2013) Synopsis
An adman (Gael García Bernal) joins the fight against Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet.
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Chicago Sun-Times

The film becomes a sort of boxing match, getting more intense with each round, building to an exciting finish.
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100

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
The movie — the third in a trilogy of powerful political dramas from Larraín, including "Tony Manero" and "Post Mortem" — uses period...
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90

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Like "Argo" or "Zero Dark Thirty," the film dramatizes a fertile subject — in this instance, the language of advertising in modern politics.
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88

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
A political drama, a personal drama, a sharp-eyed study of how the media manipulate us from all sides, No reels and ricochets with...
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88

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
No grabs you hard, no mercy, and keeps you riveted.
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88

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
For anyone fascinated by the political process and the powers of persuasive advertising, No is a resounding yes.
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88

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
No is a comedy, but of a dangerous sort. Its eyes are open and the laughs tend to stick in your throat.
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80

The Hollywood Reporter

By David Rooney
Anchored by an admirably measured performance from Gael Garcia Bernal as the maverick advertising ace who spearheaded the winning campaign,...
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Bernal is quite good as the young media specialist - it's always surprising to see how strong a presence he is in his Spanish-language...
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40

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
The result was remarkable, but the story of it, while true to the moment, needed — ironically — much more dynamism.
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Brilliantly Chronicles Leftist Campaign Against Chile's Pinochet

By pedsarq
This Spanish-language film offers a brilliant portrayal of the opposition's campaign during Pinochet's last days in office. His crimes against the people of Chile finally come out and the opposition...

Brilliantly Chronicles Leftist Campaign Against Chile's Pinochet

By pedsarq
This Spanish-language film offers a brilliant portrayal of the opposition's campaign during Pinochet's last days in office. His crimes against the people of Chile finally come out and the opposition...

A must go for anyone interested in politics!

By vnvaughan
I am a political campaign junkie, so I may be more enthusiastic about this brilliant movie than the average person. Having worked in many political campaigns, and run for political office myself...

A must go for anyone interested in politics!

By vnvaughan
I am a political campaign junkie, so I may be more enthusiastic about this brilliant movie than the average person. Having worked in many political campaigns, and run for political office myself...

Solid Move, but a Little Slow

By Familyreviewer
This was a good movie, but does not deserve the over-the-top praise given by the professional movie critics. I was really looking forward to seeing it, and thought I would love it. During the...

Solid Move, but a Little Slow

By Familyreviewer
This was a good movie, but does not deserve the over-the-top praise given by the professional movie critics. I was really looking forward to seeing it, and thought I would love it. During the...

Great movie

By analafanatica
Fantastic! Gael GB is one of the actors of our time. His accent was a little off (he didn't sound like a real "chileno") But over all he is great and so was the whole cast. His boss was surreal, so...

Great movie

By analafanatica
Fantastic! Gael GB is one of the actors of our time. His accent was a little off (he didn't sound like a real "chileno") But over all he is great and so was the whole cast. His boss was surreal, so...

it's a good story

By viperalta
The story moved along very well, and it was punctuated with lots of clips from historical sources. The main character is very likeable. As others have stated, if you like historical envents, you...

it's a good story

By viperalta
The story moved along very well, and it was punctuated with lots of clips from historical sources. The main character is very likeable. As others have stated, if you like historical envents, you...

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Rated R | For Language