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The Blind Side

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Sport, Comedy

Release Date :

November 20, 2009

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

John Lee Hancock

Starring :

Sandra Bullock, Quinton Aaron, Kathy Bates, Tim McGraw, Jae Head, Lily Collins, Ray McKinnon, Ashley LeConte Campbell, IronE Singleton

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

3 of 4

“..Uplifting. Heartwarming. Schmaltzy but effective..”
by Colin Covert [Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune]
2 of 4

“..The film is built to please, and is often entertaining..”
by Stephen Cole [Globe and Mail]
2.5 of 4

“..The Blind Side, while inspiring, is a little myopic..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
“..heartwarming..”
by A.O. Scott [NY Times]
4.5 of 5

“..even more welcome than it might be..”
by Michael Granberry [Dallas Morning News]
2.5 of 4

“..engaging..”
by David Hiltbrand [Philadelphia Inquirer]
Review rate : B-

“..a cute, touchy-feely crowd pleaser that wants nothing more than to wrap audiences in a warm holiday embrace..”
by Adam Graham [Detroit News]
3 of 4

“..a crowd-pleaser..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
3 of 4

“.."The Blind Side" is in many ways the right sort of "feel-good film"..”
by Lisa Kennedy [Denver Post]
2.5 of 4

“.."The Blind Side" does an end run around a patronizing premise to eke out a victory..”
by Joe Williams [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Michael Sragow [Baltimore Sun]
2.5 of 5
Reviewed by Elizabeth Weitzman [NY Daily News]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Mack Bates [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Wesley Morris [Boston Globe]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Linda Barnard [Toronto Star]
Reviewed by Mick LaSalle [San Francisco Chronicle]

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