Straight Out of Brooklyn - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Straight Out of Brooklyn Reviews

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
December 2, 2006
Though amateurish and technically raw, the film offers a fresh insider's view of the disintegration of one black family, serving as a microcosm of the entire inner-city black community
Full Review | Original Score: B-
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
July 20, 2003
Probes the struggles to keep hope alive in an inner city ghetto
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
January 29, 2003
| Original Score: 3/5
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
August 12, 2001
A gritty realistic look at life in the black ghetto.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
Brian Orndorf
BrianOrndorf.com
May 24, 2011
Awfully difficult to watch outside of its 1991 womb, with its limitations cringe-inducing, reducing a powerful statement of frustration to no-budget After School Special.
Full Review | Original Score: C-
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Derek Adams
Time Out
February 9, 2006

Film4
May 24, 2003
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Stephen Holden
New York Times
May 20, 2003

Movieline
January 9, 2002
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Joe Brown
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
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Hal Hinson
Washington Post
January 1, 2000

Deseret News, Salt Lake City
January 1, 2000
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