Taking Woodstock Reviews

B. Alan Orange
MovieWeb
April 26, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5

Urban Cinefile
April 15, 2011
December 28, 2009
Taking Woodstock gets a lot of things right, especially the behind-the-scenes mechanics, but at times it seems like it's trying to touch on too many things. The poster's flower-power title graphic unfortunately reminds us of "groovy" comedies about
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Prairie Miller
NewsBlaze
December 27, 2009
This Borsht Belt turned Bacchanalian screen memoir suffers from persistent peripheral vision of a historic moment, while dulling the senses with an overload of housekeeping details. Not exactly a bad trip, but in no way a time travel contact high.
Kam Williams
Sly Fox
December 16, 2009
Effectively employs iconic Woodstock imagery not to regenerate a numbing sense of mass nostalgia but rather as a minimalist backdrop against which to amplify the anguished, intimate ordeal of a frustrated individual who wasn't even there.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Jason Bailey
DVDTalk.com
August 28, 2009
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5

Empire Magazine
August 28, 2009
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5

CinemaZone.dk
August 28, 2009
Full Review | Original Score: 5/6