Family Life Reviews

February 12, 2020
Grim and harrowing.
February 12, 2020
Director Ken Loach has succeeded in creating a disturbing and provocative film.
February 12, 2020
Family Life is a lot more 'real' than the overrated Kes; but a film which has prejudice as its theme doesn't gain from playing on the prejudices of its audience.
January 18, 2008
Family Life continues Loach's examination of class exploitation, and because its purpose and function are clearer than Poor Cow or even Kes, it's arguably a better film, even if remaining limited by its TV-derived visual puritanism.
February 26, 2005
Has something urgent to say.