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Hurricane on the Bayou Reviews

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Philip Kennicott
Washington Post
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The narrative is built one happy cliche at a time until the story of Katrina ceases to be about appalling environmental neglect, or the colossal failure of the federal government to manage a disaster.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

March 22, 2007
Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
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A classic 'before and after' document, terrific images of what was once there, actual footage of the storm itself, moving TV news coverage of the disaster and a conclusion that's more optimistic than it has any right to be.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel | Original Score: 4/5

March 16, 2007
Ty Burr
Boston Globe
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The smart, classy Hurricane on the Bayou preaches an invaluable environmental lesson for children and parents: Don't monkey with the ecosystem without expecting payback.

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 3/4

March 16, 2007
Erika Gonzalez
Denver Rocky Mountain News
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Despite its split personality, Hurricane offers more good than bad, including a lively soundtrack featuring Benoit, the Neville Brothers and Fats Domino.

March 16, 2007
Michael Booth
Denver Post
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Katrina will end up changing the entire South, from Houston to Florida, for decades to come, yet Bayou still insists on its upbeat gospel ending.

Full Review Source: Denver Post | Original Score: 2/4

March 16, 2007
Lewis Beale
Film Journal International

Hurricane on the Bayou makes its points in a compelling, and moving, manner.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

March 1, 2007
Arthur Salm
San Diego Union-Tribune

[Features] a knockout soundtrack, some very impressive gators and two irresistible forces: Hurricane Katrina and 14-year-old fiddler and eco-warrior Amanda Shaw.

Full Review Source: San Diego Union-Tribune | Original Score: 4/4

February 16, 2007
Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review

...amazing footage of Katrina's aftermath...

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 4/5

February 11, 2007
James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

not simply another 'isn't it tragic' picture of the Gulf Coast, post-Katrina. The movie spends just as much time celebrating the joyous music that has always been a part of New Orleans...

Full Review Source: Kalamazoo Gazette

February 9, 2007
Edward Ortiz
Sacramento Bee

Though some of the images of the aftermath will seem chillingly familiar, there is ample aerial footage of the destruction that carries a deeper impact because of the wide screen.

| Original Score: 3/4

January 26, 2007
Bob Townsend
Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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A convincing and entertaining argument for the importance of preserving Louisiana's wetlands.

Full Review Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Original Score: B+

January 18, 2007
John Monaghan
Detroit Free Press
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It effectively showcases the indomitable spirit that has held the area together over the last year.

Full Review Source: Detroit Free Press | Original Score: 3/4

December 22, 2006
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

This is an often-moving film, but its approach to life in post-Katrina Louisiana is hopeful, even celebratory.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press | Original Score: 3.5/4

December 21, 2006
Jeff Strickler
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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The devastation left by Hurricane Katrina has been well documented, but seeing it on a giant Imax screen makes it hit home in a way other media can't match.

| Original Score: 3.5/4

December 21, 2006
Linda Cook
Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)

Although its subject matter gets tossed around a little, "Hurricane on the Bayou" always gets its message across.

Full Review | Original Score: 3/4

December 19, 2006
Richard James Havis
Hollywood Reporter
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While it attempts to be apolitical, the filmmakers short shrift of what happened during and after Hurricane Katrina weakens an otherwise worthy film.

October 2, 2006
Bridget Byrne
Boxoffice Magazine

It's a gumbo stew of a movie in which all the ingredients don't meld neatly, but then it has an excuse: Nature beat it to the punch.

Full Review Source: Boxoffice Magazine | Original Score: 3/5

September 23, 2006
Mark Olsen
Los Angeles Times
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Seen on an Imax screen, the now-familiar imagery of the devastation in New Orleans and other areas takes on a new resonance as the sheer size of the affected areas is felt more fully.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 3/5

September 8, 2006
John Wirt
Advocate (Baton Rouge, LA)

The film's originally speculative scenario became reality on Aug. 29, 2005.

Full Review Source: Advocate (Baton Rouge, LA)

September 8, 2006
Chuck Wilson
L.A. Weekly
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A film free of political fury, but full of activist optimism, this tame but heartfelt documentary is a fine companion piece to a day at the science museum.

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

September 7, 2006
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