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Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father Reviews

November 17, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
November 25, 2008
Just take our advice and bring tissues. You're going to need them.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
November 20, 2008
A slick account of ancient crevices in the human psyche rendered in cutting-edge cinematic style.
November 7, 2008
An undeniably shattering story, if forgivably shaky in its impassioned, therapeutic unfolding.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
November 3, 2008
Dear Zachary earns its right to engage us on a primal level, but it comes on the heels of so many films that don't, movies that...prey on modern fears and inflate third-rate material to the plane of tragedy.
October 31, 2008
A four-handkerchief documentary if there ever was one.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
October 31, 2008
It is impossible not to be fired up by Kurt Kuenne's incendiary cri de coeur, Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
October 29, 2008
A true-crime story so gripping, devastating, and ultimately unforgettable that it easily trumps any thriller Hollywood has to offer this year.
October 29, 2008
The facts are so awful that Dear Zachary can be forgiven much of its antsiness -- as a memorial, as a condolence to Bagby's parents (who became activists for judicial reform in their late son's honor), and as a howl of grief.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
March 5, 2008
What begins as a poignant tribute to filmmaker Kurt Kuenne's dead best friend snowballs into a gut-wrenching true-crime story.