Rebel Without a Cause1955

Critics score:
96 / 100

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Bosley Crowther, New York Times:There are some excruciating flashes of accuracy and truth in this film.Read more

Dave Kehr, Chicago Reader:An unmissable film, made with a delirious compassion.Read more

Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times:Like its hero, Rebel Without a Cause desperately wants to say something and doesn't know what it is. If it did know, it would lose its fascination.Read more

Peter Stack, San Francisco Chronicle:An indelible vision of a pretty 1950s America with a searing crack in it.Read more

Geoff Andrew, Time Out:Dean's finest film, hardly surprisingly in that Ray was one of the great '50s directors.Read more

Robert J. Landry, Variety:Here is a fairly exciting, suspenseful and provocative, if also occasionally far-fetched, melodrama of unhappy youth on another delinquency kick.Read more