No End in Sight Synopsis
Filmmaker Charles Ferguson examines the mistakes and failures of George W. Bush's invasion of Iraq.
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Ferguson's film is a clear-sighted counterpoint to the former secretary of defense's impression. As the title suggests, it's a seemingly...
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
May be the best and saddest film of the year so far.
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100

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The most coolheaded of the Iraq war documentaries, the most methodical and the least polemical. Yet it's the one that will leave audiences...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Ferguson spotlights two massive mistakes: the looting that was allowed to continue, destroying Iraqi infrastructure and morale; and--far...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Who is Charles Ferguson, director of this film? A one-time senior fellow of the Brookings Institute, software millionaire, originally a...
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88

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Lucid, concise and devastating account of what went wrong in Iraq, patiently counts those 500 ways.
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
The most compelling and least partisan of all the Iraq documentaries.
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Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
The most remarkable aspect of Charles Ferguson's lacerating documentary about the U.S. invasion of Iraq is that the film contains virtually...
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TV Guide

By Ken Fox
The anger that fuels Ferguson's film is felt in nearly every frame.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
May not offer up any fresh revelations, but this effectively assembled documentary puts it all in valuable, if depressing, perspective.
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No end in sight alright!

By Igotothemoviesalot
Wow, I'm the first one to review this documentary. It was an arresting essay on what went wrong with the war in Iraq, focusing mainly on the events leading up to and immediately following the first...

No End in Sight

By Necron 99
Excellent documentary that even the most stubborn neo-con CAN NOT dismiss. The mistakes and ignorance shown by the Administration are exposed here by those that were there and lived it. They do a...

Go See This Film--Now!!

By avsfan
One of the best docs I've seen on the war in Iraq and the dysfunctional Bush administration. Doesn't just say the war is a disaster, shows HOW things went so terribly wrong. A must-see!!...

One-sided, crisp and telling . . .

By fand21c
Knowing the film has a bias against the folks in power, our memories serve us well in the chronology with words spoken and events detailed. The hubris of the Bush foursome who started this sad...

Excellent, well documented

By loisfreeman
This movie is a damning portrait of the Iraq War. It really shows how the initial hubris and mistakes made by the Bush Administration made the insurgency inevitable....

No End in Sight

By APD126
One of the best documentaries I've seen on the Iraq debacle. Everyone including Senators and Congressman ought to see this documentary. Here, here for Robert Ferguson!...

No End in Sight Review

By rocketjsl357
intelligently inquisitive and competently constructed ... a devastating documentary on the occupation of Iraq and the chaos that ensued. A key aspect of this film is in its competence on who to target...

A movie you should see in an election year

By kmchriste
This is a movie that can put a lot of what you're reading about the war in Iraq in context. The film consits of interviews with former-Director level officials that were involved with the occupation...

no end in sight

By archtop
excellent film, if the facts are true this film is a real eye opener !...

Truth Clearly Presented

By mossino
For those who are too busy to read or think, this movie clearly sums up what we (the USA) have created in Iraq....

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