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The Green Pastures Reviews

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
January 15, 2007
Recreates various Sunday school stories from the Old Testament that's told in a spirited manner in the lingo of the rural southern Negro.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
February 16, 2006
It's all ridiculous, of course, but in an open-hearted, na´ve sort of way it's an oddly captivating achievement.
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
January 6, 2006
There can be no questioning the uplifting moral fiber of the tales, the infectious spirit of its music, or the genuine affection brought to their parts by the actors involved.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
Emanuel Levy
August 14, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Andy Klein
Los Angeles CityBeat
March 24, 2005
| Original Score: 4/5
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
June 16, 2003
Fine film version of the play with Rex Ingram in a brilliant central performance as God.
| Original Score: 4/5
Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan
January 2, 2005
All African-American cast in dated but powerful religious drama.
| Original Score: 2/5
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Bob Mondello
October 18, 2008
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Derek Adams
Time Out
June 24, 2006
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B.R. Crisler
New York Times
May 21, 2003
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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
January 1, 2000
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