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  • 75
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    This film is a muckraking provocation whose time has come. show more

  • 100
    Jonathan Curiel San Francisco Chronicle

    A powerful new documentary that addresses the issue of "hypocritical" male politicians. show more

  • 75
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    Despite its title, Outrage is calm, riveting, and provocative. show more

  • 60
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    Some of the accusations feel more sordid than satisfying. show more

  • 70
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    Proves to be an engrossing and entertaining polemic that successfully walks a fine line between thoughtful debate and, well, juicy gossip. show more

  • 75
    Rene Rodriguez Miami Herald

    Even in the 21st century, public discussions of homosexuality still make a lot of people awfully jittery. With passion and candor, Outrage argues that everyone needs to just get over it. show more

  • 75
    Wesley Morris Boston Globe

    Outrage succeeds as activism, but it excels as a window into certain political psyches. show more

  • 63
    Michael Phillips Chicago Tribune

    The film's pretty good about saying why so much in the culture encourages a political life in the closet, either tacitly or directly. But even The Advocate had a problem with calling it a brilliantly orchestrated conspiracy. show more

  • 50
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    What is Dick's excuse for outing one cable news anchor but not a rival counterpart who is far better known? The anchor isn't antigay, but Dick likes the other network's politics better. Hypocrisy? Your call. show more

  • 50
    Film Threat

    The average viewer will be satisfied with the product, even if the film offers hardly any new information. The doc buff will witness a film that can't surface above the steady nonfiction output at the art house. show more

  • October 08, 2013 jdg1162
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    Not exactly ground breaking news on some in Washington yet extremely eye opening at the same time. Just shocked Lindsey Graham wasn\'t mentioned. :)

  • October 06, 2009 Donnie
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    I saw this movie last night..WOW. As a Openly gay man I laughed. cried and like the title suggest the movie left me OUTRAGED! Bravo to the film makers.

  • May 24, 2009 hitchwitt
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    I don't generally like the idea of outing, but this powerful movie changed my mind. I admire Barney Frank's quote: "Politicians have a right to privacy, but not a right to hypocrisy."

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