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A Lion in the House Reviews

August 27, 2009
Even after four hours, we're left wanting to know a lot more--and with the sense that this desire may itself be one of those human strategies to cope with the overwhelming power of a most enigmatic and undiscriminating villain.
June 2, 2006
I'm recommending the movie because it must be regarded as an extraordinary expression of will, endurance and fortitude.
Read More | Original Score: A-
June 2, 2006
How often do life's epic dimensions really get their due in documentary, let alone feature film?
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/4
June 2, 2006
A heart-render and a hankie-drencher, it's a film of quiet, almost incalculable power.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
February 22, 2006
An astonishing four-hour documentary that takes on a very difficult subject -- children with cancer -- and renders it with unflinching intimacy, uncommon compassion and, above all, a profound respect for the eternal enigma that is the human body.