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Henry Poole Is Here Reviews

Ty Burr
Boston Globe
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Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 1/4

November 24, 2011
Hank Sartin
Time Out
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Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 4/5

November 18, 2011
Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out
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Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 4/5

November 17, 2011
Stephen Garrett
Time Out
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Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 1/5

November 16, 2011
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: A-

September 7, 2011
Christine Champ
Film.com
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Full Review Source: Film.com | Original Score: C

May 6, 2011

Boston Globe
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Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 3.5/4

April 5, 2011
Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out New York
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Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 4/5

April 4, 2011
Greg Quill
Toronto Star
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April 4, 2011
Walter V. Addiego
San Francisco Chronicle
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April 4, 2011
Cary Darling
Dallas Morning News
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April 4, 2011
V.A. Musetto
New York Post
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Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 3/4

April 4, 2011
J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader
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Tell him to go away.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

December 16, 2008
Nathan Rabin
AV Club
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The Lord may work in mysterious ways, but the filmmakers behind sensitive, life-affirming indie dramas about brooding young men stumbling towards redemption are an awfully predictable lot.

Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: C

October 18, 2008

St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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Full Review Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Original Score: B-

October 18, 2008
Linda Stasi
New York Post
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If you're a sucker for a New Age-meets-old-time-religion tale and you have nothing else to do this weekend, then this one's for you. Everyone else should stay home.

Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 2.5/4

October 18, 2008
Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times
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Henry too often seems like a suffering cipher rather than a real guy with real problems.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 2/5

October 18, 2008
Reyhan Harmanci
San Francisco Chronicle
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Although the ending is unsurprising, Henry Poole remains an interesting character.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 2.5/4

October 18, 2008
Bruce Demara
Toronto Star
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Thanks to Wilson's sympathetic performance and Pellington's restraint, Henry Poole is Here may just succeed in warming hearts and lifting spirits.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 3/4

August 22, 2008
Jason Anderson
Globe and Mail
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The further the characters venture into the mystic, the more the movie itself seems to dissipate.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 2/4

August 22, 2008
Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper
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This film really and truly moved me.

August 18, 2008
Stephen Holden
New York Times
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With characters named Esperanza, Dawn and Patience that signal Deeper Meaning, Henry Poole Is Here traffics in the kind of inspirational kitsch that only a true believer could swallow.

| Original Score: 1.5/5

August 18, 2008
Claudia Puig
USA Today
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Occasionally vacuous.

Full Review Source: USA Today | Original Score: 2/4

August 15, 2008
Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
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Henry Poole may be cynical, but Pellington never allows his movie to be.

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

August 15, 2008
Rafer Guzman
Newsday
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For a mildly quirky comedy-drama, Henry Poole Is Here has some surprising philosophical heft.

Full Review Source: Newsday | Original Score: 2.5/4

August 15, 2008
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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Gooey, ponderous, and maudlin. It's less a tale of religious rebirth than a faith-based Hallmark card.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C

August 15, 2008
Tom Long
Detroit News
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Henry Poole is Here is one of those average guy-miracle stories that are supposed to make you feel good, but instead it just makes you feel used, and used rather badly.

Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: C-

August 15, 2008
Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post
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Henry Poole never quite approaches the ecstatic.

Full Review Source: Denver Post | Original Score: 2.5/4

August 15, 2008
Peter Rainer
Christian Science Monitor
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Some touching moments, but too blandly inspirational.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor | Original Score: C

August 15, 2008
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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A spiritual movie with the power to emotionally touch believers, agnostics and atheists -- in that descending order, I suspect. It doesn't say that religious beliefs are real. It simply says that belief is real. And it's a warm-hearted love story.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3.5/4

August 15, 2008
Michael Phillips
Chicago Tribune
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The combination of placid technique and Wilson's amiable, offhanded approach to a sketchily drawn character leads to a dissolution of dramatic interest around the midpoint.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 2/4

August 15, 2008
Scott Von Doviak
Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
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How seriously the filmmakers take the miracle of the stucco wall is up for debate, but the movie's ultimate revelations feel unearned.

August 15, 2008
Philip Kennicott
Washington Post
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A few smart turns in a forest of stupid doesn't make a film smart.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

August 14, 2008
Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer
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Pleasant, if insubstantial.

Full Review Source: Philadelphia Inquirer | Original Score: 2/4

August 14, 2008
Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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Henry Poole works hard to convert us, even pulling out quotes from Noam Chomsky, but it feels a little too much like a bumper sticker.

Full Review Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune | Original Score: 2/4

August 14, 2008
Randy Cordova
Arizona Republic
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A snarky film filled with messages about faith? You better believe it.

Full Review Source: Arizona Republic | Original Score: 4/5

August 14, 2008
Stephen Garrett
Time Out New York
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Why develop character when you've got stylish images and music full of weepy uplift?

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 1/6

August 14, 2008
Robert Koehler
Variety
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Pic's tendency to lecture on the power of faith and religion and on the demerits of science seems to assume an almost childlike audience that needs to be spoon-fed Pablum.

Full Review Source: Variety

January 23, 2008
Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter
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Overall, the film lacks dramatic heft.

January 23, 2008
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