An important, timeless and sometimes troublesome classic has been filmed successfully and at long last.
- Sid Smith, Chicago Tribune
Shakespeare's most problematic play at least with respect to modern sensitivities receives an intelligent interpretation from Michael Radford and a superb cast.
- A.O Scott, New York Times
This is one of the best adaptations of Shakespeare I?ve ever seen. Pacino?s amazing.
- Richard Roeper, Ebert & Roeper