Measure of a Man Reviews

May 11, 2018
Brings no distinctive personality or plot angles to a very familiar set of misfit-hero woes and eventual, underwhelming triumphs.
May 10, 2018
There is a lot to love in this gently funny and wise little movie.
May 10, 2018
It's a sweet and knowing and lovely and funny story, but occasionally the spell of warm nostalgia is broken by painful moments of family heartbreak and cruel bullying.
May 10, 2018
Sincere but underwhelming.
May 10, 2018
It's just another version of a story we've seen many times before.
May 10, 2018
Offers decisive proof that fresh and different is overrated when you've got a strong cast, a beautifully written script and fittingly measured direction.
May 9, 2018
Nothing that transpires could be considered unique but the commonality of experience is a strength. We can relate.
May 9, 2018
It's a movie of gestures and feints, in which we're constantly being told of events and relationships rather than seeing or feeling them.
May 8, 2018
By shifting events in Robert Lipsyte's One Fat Summer from the 1950s to 1976, screenwriter David Scearce adds new layers of poignancy to the young adult novel's end-of-an-era narrative.