Schindler's List Synopsis
A German industrialist (Liam Neeson) saves Jews from the Nazis.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Stack
By any measure, the horrifying yet powerfully uplifting Schindler's List from director Steven Spielberg is a milestone in the art of...
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Wall Street Journal

By Julie Salamon
A movie that falls outside the ordinary, or even the extraordinary. There is enormous passion and artistic integrity throughout this film....
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Chicago Tribune

By Gene Siskel
What is surprising is how well Spielberg captures the horror, moving his camera with the fury of a combat photographer on the run. [17 Dec...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Spielberg restages the Holocaust with an existential vividness unprecedented in any nondocumentary film: He makes us feel as if we're...
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USA Today

By Mike Clark
With flawless precision, the movie flows seamlessly between a virtual newsreel approach (to chronicle senseless, arbitrary atrocities on the...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
What is most amazing about this film is how completely Spielberg serves his story. The movie is brilliantly acted, written, directed and...
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ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
Because this film touches us so deeply, the catharsis has a power that few -- if any -- other moments in film history can match. And that's...
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Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
True, traces of his bad habits show through at certain moments, especially near the end, when a long and lachrymose scene plunges into...
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Rick Groen
A powerful and affecting piece of work.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Schindler's List, despite blatant compromises, is a rending historical document. But the film's near-certain victory is based less on merit...
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Schindler's List

By ladybug62
What a great heartbreaking movie. This is a must see movie for everyone! I can not believe how the Jews were treated by the Nazi's. Now I want to go to Jeruselem to see his gravesite...

The Schindler's List

By rosalynharris52
The Schindler's list was a very emotional movie. Oskar Schindler was truly dramatized by what was happening to the Jews. Schindler worked to save and rescue many Jews during war war two. In 1939...

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It had been years since I had seen this movie but only on the small screen. This is a movie that everyone should see at least once. It's heart-breaking and inspiring. The acting rises to the level...

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Rated R | For Violence
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Common Sense Media says Iffy for 15+ Accurate, heartbreaking masterpiece about the Holocaust.
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