Dare Not Walk Alone Reviews

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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
August 22, 2008
Jeremy Dean makes a valiant attempt to juxtapose past and present, but his goal is consistently undermined by an execution so muddled it's almost unwatchable...Even so, the film deserves to be seen, if only for its wealth of rare historical footage.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
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Andrew Barker
April 30, 2008
Dean's ability to explore history through such a local nexus creates a uniquely intimate document.
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Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times
April 25, 2008
Brock's story and the vivid remembrances of protesters...Clumsier is Dean's attempt to revive calls for social justice regarding today's poverty-stricken West St. Augustine.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Scott Foundas
L.A. Weekly
April 24, 2008
Inelegantly made and sometimes awkward in its transitions between the two eras, Dean's film nonetheless packs a punch, thanks to vivid archival footage from this lesser-known (compared to Montgomery, Selma, Birmingham) hotbed of Southern racial unrest.