Brother's Keeper Reviews

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Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
January 15, 2003
| Original Score: 3/5
Top Critic
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Top Critic
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com
October 6, 2002
Enthralling!
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
August 22, 2002
Offers a bizarre and fascinating look at the dynamics of community.
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
March 15, 2011
The excellent humanistic documentary is a rich slice of life piece of Americana.
Full Review | Original Score: A
John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews
February 11, 2004
documentaries truly can be as suspenseful and dramatic as any fictional narrative.
Full Review | Original Score: A-
Daniel M. Kimmel
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
February 22, 2004
| Original Score: 5/5
Jake Euker
Filmcritic.com
March 9, 2004
A stirring, emotionally complicated documentary with a timeless theme: murder.
| Original Score: 4/5
Mark Robison
Reno Gazette-Journal
July 31, 2003
A wonderfully touching film filled with tension, heartache and amazing twists.
Full Review | Original Score: A
Brian J. Arthurs
Beach Reporter (Southern California)
October 4, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
Jon Niccum
Lawrence Journal-World
December 27, 2005
| Original Score: 4/5
Josh Larsen
LarsenOnFilm
April 24, 2015
...could be accused of exploiting the Wards except that the movie develops exploitation as one of its themes.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat
March 4, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
July 3, 2005
| Original Score: 4/5
Top Critic
Emanuel Levy
Variety
May 8, 2006
A discomforting, almost surreal study of a rural murder case, which offers fascinating insights about both family and community dynamics.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Top Critic
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
Blake DePastino
Baltimore City Paper
January 22, 2010
Top Critic
Rita Kempley
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
Top Critic
Vincent Canby
New York Times
May 20, 2003
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