Daddy's Little Girls Reviews

December 3, 2007
Dismissed by critics but embraced by African-American audiences, Tyler Perry now opens his pictures without press previews, but on the basis of this expert melodrama he might want to reconsider.
March 9, 2007
Yes, it's true that Tyler Perry's movies are mostly formualaic. Yes, it's true that Tyler Perry isn't the finest director in the world. But it's also true that Tyler Perry is getting better.
February 25, 2007
I entered this moviegoing experience ready for a lot of wincing and eye-rolling. But dammit if this movie didn't make me laugh and cry.
February 21, 2007
It makes you happy to receive the Word of Perry.
February 16, 2007
Gabrielle Union has never before exhibited as much of an emotional range as seen in this role as an ice princess whose cold heart melts when offered an opportunity with a real man who comes with a ready-made family.
February 15, 2007
This particular Tyler Perry movie offers some glimpses of the graceful comic talent its one-man entertainment empire can be if he turns down the volume more often.
February 15, 2007
In terms of direction, this is the sharpest film Perry has made. It moves at a deft pace, and the comedic sequences continually score. He also knows how to create a mood.
February 15, 2007
Implausible? Yes. Predictable? Yes. Entertaining? You bet.
February 15, 2007
Daddy's Little Girls is a serviceable dramedy that's slightly outlandish but nevertheless strives to touch the heart with its well-intentioned vibes.
February 14, 2007
It is exciting to think that someone in Perry's position is indeed challenging himself, as he could presumably coast along on tried-and-true formulas for quite some time.
February 14, 2007
[Perry's] gotten comfortable behind the camera. And without Madea, his obese, smart-mouthed alter-ego auntie, to portray, the man in the dress shows he really can direct.
February 14, 2007
Perry gets better at directing every time he tries.
February 14, 2007
Daddy's Little Girls is the kind of movie where you look the other way as regards to minor offences, so devoted is it to making a positive statement.
February 14, 2007