A Bird of the Air Reviews

April 23, 2012
Unfortunately, the film itself never quite feeds off the quirkiness or the energy, and so it remains a pleasant but not a profound film.
October 9, 2011
A lovely little modern screwball comedy that only hard-hearted cynics will resist. An unexpected bonus comes with the delightful stream of old pro's as...master storytellers.
October 7, 2011
Though you could fit its story on the head of a pin, "A Bird of the Air" is a gently involving character dramedy with a pair of appealing leads who help give this offbeat movie flight.
September 23, 2011
Quirky screwball romance has many original points of interest, but is marred by fatal miscasting of a lead.
September 23, 2011
At its most entertaining when the parrot does the talking.
September 22, 2011
An offbeat romance fueled by pets and pithy aphorisms.
September 20, 2011
Its lethargic plotting and quirky affectation are -- wait for it -- strictly for the birds.
September 20, 2011
Not a bad premise, but first-time director Margaret Whitton fails to temper the sappiness with real human crustiness.
September 18, 2011
Margaret Whitton's A Bird of the Air traffics in a sort of vague, half-defined spiritual questing.
September 14, 2011
Story of a beautiful and talkative parrot who proves to be a miracle worker bringing two lonely souls together for a quest that changes them both.