In relying on narration, Redford's movie is too little show and too much tell. show more
Whatever the movie's failings, it had enough poignancy and beauty to make me want to find out what was missing. [08 Oct 1992] show more
Robert Redford's sensitive, unhurried movie of A River Runs Through It is so faithful to the book that it becomes that rare thing - a beautiful celebration of the power of literature. [09 Oct 1992] show more
i WATCH IT EVERY TIME IT IS ON TV. LOVED IT. THE ACTORS WERE ALLO TOP NOTCH. ROBERT REDFORD SURE KNOWS WHAT IS GOOD AND KNOWS HOW TO PICK THE BEST ACTORS FOR THE PARTS. I HAVE SEEN IT AT LEAST TWENTY TIMES.