An Open Secret Reviews

July 16, 2015
Clunky elements aside, the film's distillation of firsthand testimony and archival material has haunting implications.
June 12, 2015
This disturbing but important documentary about a shadow world inside of Hollywood confronts tough issues with bravery and information.
June 11, 2015
You may miss a few moments of "An Open Secret," either while looking away during its unsettling stories or closing your eyes in frustration. This potent documentary elicits those kinds of reactions.
June 10, 2015
Berg has proven that there's a circle of powerful creeps, doing the things powerful creeps do, but not that the blame for this goes straight to the top.
June 4, 2015
Berg's most shocking moment comes late in the film, when a veteran child-talent agent is himself accused of abuse on camera, and doesn't deny it.
June 4, 2015
Such an important subject deserves a serious, thoughtful film. Instead, it got Berg, who's prone to all manner of cheesy manipulation.
June 1, 2015
A sober look at accusations that lend themselves to sensationalism.
June 1, 2015
For any filmmaker to take on wealthy and powerful Hollywood marquee names represents a tough proposition, but Berg tackles the topic with a courageous stance that's infectious.
May 20, 2015
An unrefined yet compelling film that makes allegations of a paedophile ring in Hollywood that preyed on young boys eager to make it in the industry.
December 9, 2014
The most shocking aspect of Berg's documentary is what it presents as the abusers' utter lack of accountability.