"Mr. Haggis's evident sincerity and intelligence are reflected in the conviction of the cast..."New York Times
"The acting is dynamite, notably by Dillon and Newton....The film is a knockout."
"The stunning, must-see drama CRASH is proof that words have not lost the ability to shock in our anesthetized society."
"The dialogue and scenarios are sometimes inspired....[With] intricate construction and intelligent, if melancholy, exploration of race and class warfare."USA Today
"As the interweaving plotlines throw unsympathetic characters together...the script makes many brave, original points about cultural clichs."
Ranked #15 in Uncut's Best Films Of 2005 -- "Haggis tackles this thorny subject matter with courage, wit and insight, unafraid to ask the tough questions."
Included in Entertainment Weekly's Top Ten Films Of The Year -- "Paul Haggis has found an inspired metaphor with which to explore a modern-day L.A. snarl of race, class, and culture."
Ranked #11 in Rolling Stone's "Top 25 DVDs Of 2005' -- "[T]he rage sticks, as do the emotions underlying it."
5 stars out of 5 -- "A superb interlinking ensemble drama..."Ultimate DVD