a/k/a Tommy Chong Reviews

June 30, 2006
This isn't a great piece of nonfiction filmmaking, but it has its moments.
June 15, 2006
should have gone for more
June 15, 2006
What could have been either a scathing critique of the drug war or an intimate portrait of a stoner facing mortality instead comes off as a fawning infomercial for its subject.
April 29, 2006
The movie's value varies according to how much of the story you already know.
April 26, 2006
First-time filmmaker Josh Gilbert, whose skills behind the camera are rudimentary, might be a bit too close to his subject to do disinterested viewers justice.
October 13, 2005
A cheeky, somewhat suspect documentary on the battles between an icon of stoner comedy and the Feds, a/k/a Tommy Chong serves up a biased account of Chong's arrest and incarceration for manufacturing drug paraphernalia.