• PG-13, 1 hr. 42 min.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:
    Shona Auerbach
    In Theaters:
    Mar 4, 2005 Limited
    On DVD:
    Jul 5, 2005
  • Miramax Films

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Dear Frankie Reviews

Joly Herman
Common Sense Media

Moody but uplifting tale of deaf boy. Get your tissues!

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 4/5

January 26, 2010
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October 18, 2008

Exclaim!
August 3, 2007

Empire Magazine

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

November 3, 2005

Reel.com

| Original Score: 4/4

October 15, 2005
Brent Simon
Now Playing Magazine

A reminder that even in an age of wondrous technology and razzle-dazzle, innately simple and human stories will still... have the power to most move audiences.

Full Review Source: Now Playing Magazine | Original Score: B+

September 28, 2005

Ultimate Guide to Disney DVD
September 5, 2005
Paul Schultz
Trades

Directed with circumspection and an eye for the beautiful Scottish landscape by Shona Auerbach, this film grapples with complex emotional decisions with utter believability.

Full Review Source: Trades | Original Score: A

September 2, 2005
Marty Mapes
Movie Habit

Tugged at my heartstrings, but not so strongly that I started to gag

Full Review Source: Movie Habit | Original Score: 3/4

August 5, 2005
Dodd Alley
MovieWeb

Full Review Source: MovieWeb | Original Score: 4/5

August 3, 2005
Todd Douglass
DVDTalk.com

Full Review Source: DVDTalk.com | Original Score: 3/5

July 13, 2005
Andrew Casertano
The Cinema Source

| Original Score: C

July 10, 2005

ComingSoon.net
July 8, 2005
Aaron Beierle
CurrentFilm.com
July 6, 2005
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

As far as sentiment goes, what would life be but a pretty shallow existence without it?

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 7/10

July 2, 2005
Gary Panton
Movie Gazette

Full Review Source: Movie Gazette | Original Score: 9/10

June 10, 2005

BBC.com
May 24, 2005
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