My Kingdom
My Kingdom (2002)

A powerful dynasty, headed by a charismatic, manipulative father, falls when he decides to hand over his criminal empire to his three corrupt and power-hungry daughters. Kath runs a brothel down by the docks, Tracy owns a soccer team and… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: December 6, 2002
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35%
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55%


Critic Score: 35% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Overstuffed and unrealistic, My Kingdom may be worth seeing if only for Richard Harris' typically fine performance.

Derek Elley
Variety

Richard Harris is at his weariest, battle-scarred best...

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Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

Gaunt, silver-haired and leonine, [Harris] brings a tragic dimension and savage full-bodied wit and cunning to the aging Sandeman.

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Ali Catterall
Film4

Leading man Harris and director Boyd are still capable of invigorating British cinema with style and flair.

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Wally Hammond
Time Out

Neither an effective gangland thriller nor an achieved elegy for a lord undone.

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Dan Fienberg
L.A. Weekly

A baffling subplot involving smuggling drugs inside Danish cows falls flat, and if you're going to alter the Bard's ending, you'd better have a good alternative.

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Jason Gorber
Film Scouts

A fun retelling of the Lear story, taking great liberties with the play's text that makes for a certain amount of suspense even for those intimately familiar with the original.

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Mike Clark
USA Today

Whereas last year's exemplary Sexy Beast seemed to revitalize the British gangster movie, this equally brutal outing merely sustains it.

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Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter

Harris commands the screen, using his frailty to suggest the ravages of a life of corruption and ruthlessness.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Would get no love were it not for Harris' powerful performance.

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Flixster Audience Score: 55% Flixster User Reviews
Leo L
A favorite.