The Brothers Reviews

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Empire Magazine
December 30, 2006
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5

Film Threat
December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5

Film Threat
December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Susan Tavernetti
Palo Alto Weekly
May 20, 2003
| Original Score: 3/4

Film Threat
December 8, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5

Film Threat
December 8, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
June 20, 2002
An entertaining but too-familiar comedy about the romantic woes of African-Americans.
| Original Score: 2.5/4
Ted Murphy
Baseline.Hollywood.com
December 4, 2001
a pleasant and enjoyable romantic comedy showcasing several talented performers
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Michael Thomson
BBC.com
September 17, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Eric D. Snider
EricDSnider.com
June 4, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: B
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com
May 3, 2001
One is left with warm memories of laughs, loves, and most of all likable characters with whom one wouldn't mind spending another two hours.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Kamal 'The Diva' Larsuel
3BlackChicks Review
April 3, 2001
Brothas and Sistas make sure you see this movie!
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Cynthia Fuchs
Philadelphia City Paper
March 30, 2001
Often entertaining, mostly unsurprising, but ultimately rewarding
Annette Cardwell
Filmcritic.com
March 26, 2001
The Brothers has a lot to offer.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Top Critic
Rita Kempley
Washington Post
March 23, 2001
A lively, affectionate and well-acted romantic comedy.
Top Critic

Washington Post
March 23, 2001
A politically incorrect but often hilarious jam session.
Top Critic
Mike Clark
USA Today
March 23, 2001
It's easier to laugh with the movie than take it seriously.
Top Critic
Pam Sitt
Seattle Times
March 23, 2001
Like candy, this male answer to the 1995 film Waiting to Exhale is sweet, pleasing and goes down easy -- but it's not very filling. Still, it's tasty while it lasts.
Sean Axmaker
Seattle Post-Intelligencer
March 23, 2001
Hardwick isn't afraid to dog out these men for their disrespect and double standards even while sympathizing with their attempts to 'grow up.'
Full Review | Original Score: B-
Tor Thorsen
Reel.com
March 23, 2001
Engaging entertainment.
| Original Score: 3/4

Film4
January 22, 2008
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
May 26, 2006
Top Critic

Time Out
February 9, 2006
Alexander Walker
This is London
December 15, 2003
Wilson Morales
BlackFilm.com
May 13, 2003
Margaret A. McGurk
Cincinnati Enquirer
October 15, 2002
Dwayne E. Leslie
Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002

Boston Phoenix
March 24, 2002
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
January 27, 2002

Guardian
October 12, 2001

Deseret News, Salt Lake City
June 11, 2001
Marc Savlov
Anchorage Press
June 11, 2001
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
June 4, 2001
Top Critic

Ebert & Roeper
June 4, 2001
Marshall Fine
Journal News (Westchester, NY)
June 4, 2001
April 6, 2001
Top Critic
Wesley Morris
San Francisco Chronicle
April 6, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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