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The Good Son: The Life of Ray Boom Boom Mancini Reviews

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Ben Travers
indieWIRE

The singular focus is not a fatal flaw. Not at all, really. It's merely a question haunting The Good Son even when its concentration steers the viewer away from it.

Full Review Source: indieWIRE | Original Score: B

June 30, 2014
Shannon M. Houston
Paste Magazine

With commentary from Sugar Ray Leonard, Mickey Rourke, and others who witnessed the exceptional journey and career of Youngstown's finest, another powerful boxing story has been told.

Full Review Source: Paste Magazine | Original Score: 7/10

August 29, 2013
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

Don't miss "The Good Son."

Full Review Source: ColeSmithey.com | Original Score: B+

August 12, 2013
Frank Lovece
Film Journal International

Superb documentary about the famed boxer haunted by an opponent's death in the ring three decades ago, and a heart-tugging reconciliation.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

August 9, 2013
Farran Smith Nehme
New York Post
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Mancini is a tremendously sympathetic figure, a hard-working man who became a fighter because he wanted to make things right, and still does.

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

August 9, 2013
Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger
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Mancini himself comes across as quiet, modest and painfully honest - even as the sport his family has devoted itself to reveals itself, once again, over and over again, to be brutal, to be corrupt ...

Full Review Source: Newark Star-Ledger | Original Score: 3/4

August 9, 2013
Rob Nelson
Variety
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Connects on emotional levels in the telling of an up-from-nothing brawler whose colorful career climaxed in tragedy.

Full Review Source: Variety

August 8, 2013
Nicole Herrington
New York Times
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While Mr. Mancini mesmerizingly guides us to his present, Mr. Kriegel, friends like the actor Ed O'Neill and others advance the story of his past.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 5/5

August 8, 2013
Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post
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As documentaries go, it's somewhat dull ...

Full Review Source: Washington Post | Original Score: 2/4

August 8, 2013
Gary Goldstein
Los Angeles Times
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A powerful story of triumph and tragedy - and the infamous moment that encapsulated both - gets a stirring workout in [this] colorful, absorbing documentary ...

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 4/5

August 7, 2013
Calum Marsh
Village Voice
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A kind of second-rate TV movie for sports fanatics, replete with chintzy aesthetics and a score better suited to melodrama ...

Full Review Source: Village Voice

August 7, 2013
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