Joe Kidd
Joe Kidd (1972)

Clint Eastwood stars as a silent gunfighter who is hired to battle a Mexican-American gang in this John Sturges western. Robert Duvall co-stars.

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: August 18, 1998
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Brian Orndorf
Blu-ray.com

It's lesser Eastwood (and Leonard and Sturges), but it's impossible to squash the spirit of the work, which carries the film far enough to satisfy basic needs from the genre, making it a lark, but a convincing one.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

It's still a prime example of a good, sturdy bread-and-butter Western.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Entertaining but senseless.

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Flixster Audience Score: 53% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
Ordinary western has good actors and nice scenery but nothing you have seen many times before. Still if you like Clint and westerns this will work fine for you.
Dean McKenna
Average western film, but I'm such a fan of Clint Eastwood.
Conner Rainwater
No, it's not one of the best westerns ever made, but it's really fun. Clint Eastwood gives a great performance and really plays a different western… More
Jim Woehr
Joe Kidd has Clint Eastwood as a moody cowboy who's a man of few words yet again. He's on no ones side but his own, but he has morals. So when a… More
xGary Xx
Bizarrely sloppy by-the-numbers Clint Eastwood western, particularly considering the talent involved. There seems to be little logic involved in any of it; only… More
Henrik Schunk
Clint Eastwood is one of those magic ingredients that make any movie worth watching. His stoic screen presence is nearly unmatched and although he can act, he… More