Least Among Saints Reviews

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Jeff Shannon
Seattle Times
October 18, 2012
This quietly affecting indie film, about a Middle East war vet and the 10-year-old boy he takes under his wing, gently pulls the heartstrings while making dramatic missteps along the way.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
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Farran Smith Nehme
New York Post
October 12, 2012
The results are too predictable.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
October 11, 2012
Though both actors deliver performances more credible than the plot that frames them, their authenticity only highlights the script's affection for improbable coincidences and an ending even Garry Marshall might consider too pat.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
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Simon Abrams
Village Voice
October 9, 2012
A film in which any authority figure who can't magically sober up and play surrogate daddy for a spell is treated as either a meddler or a well-meaning, do-nothing skeptic.