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Undefeated Reviews

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Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle

Even though the film relies on many of the clichés of the form, Undefeated is a masterfully crafted work that honestly scores a touchdown.

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 3/5

April 6, 2012
Joe Williams
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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"Undefeated" doesn't have a deep penetration of poverty and race in its playbook, but it does have enough heart to make substantial forward progress.

Full Review Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Original Score: 3/4

April 6, 2012
Moira MacDonald
Seattle Times
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It's a surprisingly moving, emotional film, even for those who (like me) know little of football; by its end, you just might be blinking away a few tears.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 3.5/4

March 29, 2012
Shawn Levy

Peers empathetically into a tiny world and opens it up for its audience, who, in turn, will surely open their hearts to it.

Full Review Source: Oregonian | Original Score: A-

March 29, 2012
Duane Dudek
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Combines the gritty reality of "Hoop Dreams" and the heart of "Friday Night Lights," along with a dash of "The Blind Side."

Full Review Source: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | Original Score: 3/4

March 29, 2012
Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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Volunteer high school coach Bill Courtney says, "Football doesn't build character. Football reveals character." The triumphant sports documentary "Undefeated" proves that it does both.

Full Review Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune | Original Score: 3.5/4

March 20, 2012
Jeff Meyers
Metro Times (Detroit, MI)

For all its good intentions, the film, like its main subject, is a tourist, earning trust as it earnestly captures the incredible struggles of these young men, but never digging deep enough to actually make the story theirs.

Full Review Source: Metro Times (Detroit, MI) | Original Score: B-

March 19, 2012
Alison Gang
San Diego Union-Tribune

A touching documentary that offers a field-level portrait of male mentorship, compassion and unvarnished hope - all without a Hollywood ending.

Full Review Source: San Diego Union-Tribune | Original Score: 3.5/4

March 16, 2012
Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post
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[A] winning documentary.

Full Review Source: Denver Post | Original Score: 3.5/4

March 16, 2012
Nell Minow

It is a powerful reminder of the difference one person can make -- and of the consequences when no one is willing to make that difference.

Full Review Source: Beliefnet | Original Score: B+

March 16, 2012
James Verniere
Boston Herald

What lifts 'Undefeated' above other sports docs is the remarkable force of Bill Courtney's personality.

Full Review Source: Boston Herald | Original Score: B plus

March 16, 2012
Tom Meek
Boston Phoenix

It may call to mind The Blind Side or Remember the Titans, but there's no Hollywood glitz in the blighted burg of Manassas.

Full Review Source: Boston Phoenix | Original Score: 3/4

March 16, 2012
Ann Hornaday
Washington Post
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[A] stirring, emotional portrait of a high school football team in the impoverished neighborhood of North Memphis, Tenn.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

March 16, 2012
Tom Long
Detroit News
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It's a bit too long and a bit too vague at times, but this is a film about dedication, progress and the bond of human effort. It just also happens to include football.

Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: B+

March 16, 2012
Wesley Morris
Boston Globe
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"Undefeated'' needs less of what we know we've seen (the football stuff) and more of the players' and coaches' lives, which even if we feel we've seen, we haven't.

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 2.5/4

March 15, 2012
Bill Goodykoontz
Arizona Republic
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What makes this a terrific film is how much we care about the players.

Full Review Source: Arizona Republic | Original Score: 4.5/5

March 15, 2012
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

I regret that we don't meet more of Courtney's players, but that might have required a miniseries rather than a movie. And "Undefeated" makes sure the coach who is its central figure is more complex and fascinating than most fictional movie characters.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press | Original Score: 3/4

March 15, 2012
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews inspirational and often touching film that lets us get to know a dedicated coach who has faith in his players and delivers what he promises (almost).

Full Review Source: Reeling Reviews | Original Score: B

March 14, 2012
Todd Jorgenson

This is a film that doesn't cater only to the traditional football fan.

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March 9, 2012
J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader
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Courtney really does believe all that stuff about adversity and character, and the film is moving for its modest tale of boys learning to act like men.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

March 8, 2012
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