To Kill A Mockingbird Reviews

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Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal
August 13, 2011
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
July 25, 2011
To Kill a Mockingbird is a time capsule, preserving hopes and sentiments from a kinder, gentler, more naive America.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
July 25, 2011
Harper Lee's child's-eye view of southern bigotry gains something in its translation to the screen by Robert Mulligan, who knows exactly where to place the camera to catch a child's subjective experience.
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Geoff Andrew
Time Out
June 24, 2006
This one is always just off the boil.
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Bosley Crowther
New York Times
May 20, 2003
Minor shortcomings in a rewarding film.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
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James Berardinelli
June 20, 2002
Universally recognized as a classic, and the label is well deserved.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
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February 13, 2001
Harper Lee's highly regarded first novel has been artfully and delicately translated to the screen.