Fury (2014)

April, 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theatre, a battle-hardened army sergeant named Wardaddy (Brad Pitt) commands a Sherman tank and her five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered and… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 27, 2015
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Critic Score: 77% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Overall, Fury is a well-acted, suitably raw depiction of the horrors of war that offers visceral battle scenes but doesn't quite live up to its larger ambitions.

Peter Rainer
Christian Science Monitor

An impressively solid World War II movie of the kind they don't make anymore.

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Jake Coyle
Associated Press

It's an "unflinching" account of war -- "unflinching," in quotes, because every moment of the film is composed to grind your face into the muck and be proud of itself for doing so.

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Sean Burns
Spliced Personality

Ayer is like Sam Peckinpah without the self-loathing, or the poetry.

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Chris Nashawaty
Entertainment Weekly

While these orgies of violence are staged with tense, gruesome precision, they don't convey much beyond what we already know. Namely, that war is hell. Message received.

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Richard Roeper
Chicago Sun-Times

Pitt is at the top of his game, playing a man who has forgotten whatever he used to be and has wholly embraced his role in this war.

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Wesley Lovell
Cinema Sight

A gut-wrenching look at the depressing and vicious ramifications of war.

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Richard Corliss
TIME Magazine

Pitt, who at 50 still looks great with his shirt off, has the gruff charisma to play a dauntless soldier with killer courage and a vestigial streak of humanity.

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David Denby
New Yorker

"Fury" is literally visceral-a kind of war horror film, which is, of course, what good combat films should be.

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Donald J. Levit
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

Unexceptional in repeating what has already been done often and often better, 'Fury' is salvaged by some of the visually most intense narrative combat footage ever.

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Flixster Audience Score: 84% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
I do believe this is the first war film I've seen based around a tank crew...yep! The movie is set in the final days of WWII as the Nazi's are… More
Carlos Magalhães
An intense and suspenseful war movie with strong performances and a welcome unsentimental approach to show the dehumanizing side of war in its raw, unflinching… More
Christian C
For such a compelling story, this should have been a more compelling film. One is left with the question of "what is the point of it all?" Steeped… More
Everett Johnson
**** "Fury" is one of the better war movies of the last 5 years or so. It shows the humanity and the brutality of war brilliantly. It's… More
Dan Schultz
A dynamite action film concerning the waning days of WWII and a crew of tank soldiers who are led by a no-nonsense figure named Wardaddy (Brad Pitt), and how… More
Michael S
What sets "Fury" apart from the bulk of modern war movies is it's dedication to the grotesque aftermath of battle. Especially in it's first… More