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The Sapphires

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Musical, Comedy

Release Date :

March 22, 2013 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Wayne Blair

Starring :

Deborah Mailman, Chris O'Dowd, Jessica Mauboy, Shari Sebbens, Miranda Tapsell, Tory Kittles

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

“..jumbled, sketchily written but vastly appealing true-life musical comedy..”
by Guy Lodge [Variety]
“..jewel-bright charmer about four spunky indigenous women whose powerhouse voices catapulted them onto the 60s-era world stage as Australia's answer to the Supremes..”
by Megan Lehmann [Hollywood Reporter]
3 of 5

“..glossy and often silly, but it's zippy enough to make the tour worthwhile..”
by Henry Barnes [The Guardian]
3.5 of 5

“..a film with a way of disarming your critical faculties..”
by Sandra Hall [Sydney Morning Herald]
3 of 5

“..a feelgooder spiced by social conscience, this is one of those underdog productions with potential to punch well above its weight. Go on, give it a chance..”
by Ellen E Jones [Total Film]

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