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Glory Road Reviews

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Brian Marder
Hollywood.com
November 20, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
James Plath
Movie Metropolis
November 19, 2006
Like Hoosiers, this Jerry Bruckheimer film is a David and Goliath sports saga that holds just as much suspense and interest no matter how many times you watch it.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
Mark Moring
Christianity Today
August 24, 2006
It's Remember the Titans on the basketball court. Count it right up there with the best of Disney's fine sports flicks.
| Original Score: 3.5/4
Michael Clawson
West Valley View
July 27, 2006
History wins in by-the-numbers sports flick ...
Full Review| Original Score: 3/5
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews
June 24, 2006
...it's ultimately rather difficult not to get caught up in this inspirational true-life tale.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Matt Pais
Metromix.com
May 4, 2006
A darn good story, told with enough conviction and impact to connect with people who don't know the difference between a three-pointer and a field goal.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Bruce Bennett
Spectrum (St. George, Utah)
March 14, 2006
The familiar territory covered here may leave you wishing for something that digs deeper into the soul of a sportsman's passion.
Full Review | Original Score: B
Marty Mapes
Movie Habit
February 4, 2006
All you need to know: it's a sports movie about race produced by Jerry Bruckheimer
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Jeff Otto
IGN Movies
February 2, 2006
Well-made, well-acted and even well-directed.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope
January 31, 2006
This would be a pretty run-of-the-mill sports movie except for one thing, its historically-significant subject matter.
Full Review | Original Score: B
Forrest Hartman
Reno Gazette-Journal
January 27, 2006
Glory Road is another in a long line of feel-good sports movies about people who beat the odds through hard work and perseverance. We've seen it before, and we'll see it again. But that's OK. These films keep coming back for a reason.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Top Critic
Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper
January 26, 2006
Glory Road is a rousing and worthy tribute to one of the most important college basketball teams and one of the most important championship games of all time.
Dan Marcucci and Nancy Serougi
Broomfield Enterprise
January 25, 2006
I highly recommend it.
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Lori Hoffman
Atlantic City Weekly
January 25, 2006
... the real drama of the first all-black starting five to win the NCAA college basketball championship deserves more complexity and character development.
Full Review| Original Score: 2.5/4
Angela Baldassarre
Sympatico.ca
January 23, 2006
"Glory Road" is structured as smoothly as a well-executed game plan.
Audrey Rock-Richardson
Tooele Transcript-Bulletin (Utah)
January 21, 2006
It has a vague appeal and a comfortably detached way of storytelling.
Full Review| Original Score: B-
January 19, 2006
It's a terrific story with great performances and players you care about. They shoot, they score, nothing but net in my book.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Jeanne Kaplan
Kaplan vs. Kaplan
January 16, 2006
If you've seen all of the holiday releases, and are looking for something which won't make you run out of the theater screaming, this is a good choice.
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David Kaplan
Kaplan vs. Kaplan
January 16, 2006
It was only a game, but for these seven young men, it was their way to gain respect from a predominantly white society.
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Linda Cook
Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
January 16, 2006
Remember the Titans? Of course you do. And here's another great sports movie from Disney.
Full Review| Original Score: 3.5/4
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