Chrystal Reviews

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AV Club
September 26, 2005
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Kevin Crust
Los Angeles Times
June 9, 2005
Chrystal unravels a bit toward the end as it becomes more fable-like, but the performances make it worthwhile.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Todd McCarthy
Variety
May 27, 2005
Respectable piece of work is reasonably involving if not compelling.
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Eric Harrison
Houston Chronicle
May 27, 2005
It's meandering and uneven, but much of it is powerfully effective and affecting.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Philip Wuntch
Dallas Morning News
April 23, 2005
Even those impatient viewers who feel like they're watching paint dry will admit that the colors are beautiful.
Full Review | Original Score: B
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Bob Longino
Atlanta Journal-Constitution
April 7, 2005
An oddly beautiful film.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
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Duane Byrge
Hollywood Reporter
March 16, 2004
A grand story of redemption, laced with barbecued wit and slopped with intrigue.