Polanski's Oliver Twist is craftsmanly and relatively unsentimental. Michael Phillips,Chicago Tribune
Polanski's film is visually exact and detailed without being too picturesque. Roger Ebert,Chicago Sun-Times
When was the last time you walked out of a Polanski picture talking mostly about the sets and music? Eleanor Ringel Gillespie,Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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09/26/2005 @ 12:00 AM
The first question I have is, why? Why would Roman Polanski, one of the most innovative directors of the last half-century, want to adapt a story that has been told again and again? Richard Roeper,Ebert & Roeper