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Based on 23 Reviews
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  • 50
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Isn't much of a movie, but it's worth a look just to see screen legend Kirk Douglas, Michael's eighty-three-year-old father, kick ass. show more

  • 50
    Peter Stack San Francisco Chronicle

    Diamonds doesn't shine. show more

  • 38
    Staff [Not Credited] USA Today

    This road-trip piffle is basically a male version of a chick-bonding flick. show more

  • 25
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    A depressingly hollow vehicle. show more

  • 13
    Michael Atkinson Mr. Showbiz

    A treacly, ham-fisted, German-American co-production about family ties that should only have been released in the circle of Hell reserved for movie critics. show more

  • 50
    Michael Wilmington Chicago Tribune

    Kirk Douglas' so strong and inspiring it's a shame there isn't a better movie around it. show more

  • 50
    Sara Wildberger Miami Herald

    See this movie for Douglas and Bacall, ignore the dialogue and just bask in their star chemistry, still strong after all these years. show more

  • 50
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    Thanks to (Douglas), Diamonds is quite affecting -- even if it's not a particularly good movie. show more

  • 38
    Jay Carr Boston Globe

    Sadly unworthy of Douglas. show more

  • 25
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    A very bad movie and a genuinely moving experience. show more

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