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Based on 32 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 4 )
  • 70
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    It's a dumb summer movie done with smarts. show more

  • 75
    Bob Graham San Francisco Chronicle

    More often than not, it's fun. show more

  • 50
    Susan Wloszczyna USA Today

    From the moment he trudges through the woods in his scratched and smudged birthday suit, Paul Bettany as a saucy Geoffrey Chaucer takes command. show more

  • 70
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    A Knight's Tale wasn't made for people like me. It was made for the kids of summer. show more

  • 63
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    A bewildering but never boring yarn. show more

  • 75
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    With its cheerful hailstorm of anachronisms and classic-rock soundtrack, there's nothing medieval about it. show more

  • 75
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    It's a reminder of the days before films got so cynical and unrelentingly violent. A Knight's Tale is whimsical, silly and romantic. show more

  • 75
    Jay Carr Boston Globe

    A Knight's Tale, will either repel you or win you over. It won me over. show more

  • 63
    Chicago Tribune

    There's much to love about this "Rocky" on horseback, and those laughable blemishes just fold into jokes that Helgeland likely intends audiences to laugh at. show more

  • 63
    David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

    Fine family entertainment. show more

  • August 07, 2011 Ken
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    one of the best movie ever

  • February 21, 2009 Nettie 122
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    A knight's Tale This movie was one of Heaths best movies made. I love him ever since he played this great roll. I gave him all the stars that you can give an actor. I'll always love this great actor. And he will be missed.

  • December 22, 2008 Brittany
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    I Love this movie it is the greatest. Heath Ledger is amazing!

  • July 12, 2008 Stevepboone
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    It was a good movie. I will miss him. He was a great actor.

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