Based on 23 Critics
  • Sheer power, moral and otherwise. It possesses a massively majestic hero. [10 Dec 1997, p.D1]

  • Thematically rich, impeccably crafted, and intellectually stimulating, the only area where this movie falls a little short is in its emotional impact. show more

  • What is most valuable about Amistad is the way it provides faces and names for its African characters, whom the movies so often make into faceless victims. show more

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