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About a Boy Reviews

Empire Magazine
April 6, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5

November 21, 2004
| Original Score: 4/7
James Plath
August 14, 2004
an engaging film that has some depth and a likeable ensemble cast. It's a comedy, though, only by classic definition
| Original Score: 7/10
Ryan Keefer
May 20, 2003
| Original Score: 3.5/5
Garth Franklin
Dark Horizons
March 6, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5

February 23, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 4/6
February 2, 2003
About a Boy DVD Review
Full Review | Original Score: B+
Brent Simon
Entertainment Today
January 27, 2003
Directors Paul and Chris Weitz do a great job balancing the laughs and genuine emotion in this movie, and it never tips over into the maudlin.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
Forrest Hartman
Reno Gazette-Journal
January 24, 2003
I've seen a lot of single-disc DVD treatments, and this ranks among the best.
| Original Score: A

January 22, 2003
| Original Score: 3/4

January 13, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
Richard Schuchardt
January 8, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
Fred Hong Joo Jung
Korea Times
January 7, 2003
In a year when artistic prestige made way for Philistine blockbusters, hopeful sanctuary is found in a little watched British comedy.
Full Review| Original Score: A-
Angus Wolfe Murray
Eye for Film
December 30, 2002
It must be said that this is one of best DVDs around. For once, the extras mean what they say.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
December 3, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Amy Flower
November 10, 2002
A joy to behold from its opening seconds until the final credits scroll off the screen...
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10