Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Reviews

November 18, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
November 17, 2011
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
August 15, 2008
Crump's film colourfully depicts Wagstaff's complex inner mindset and rarefied eye for imagery by allowing the stunning prints to linger on the screen.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/6
February 14, 2008
The movie makes its main point. Wagstaff was an important, complex, fascinating figure, well worth remembering.
February 1, 2008
Wagstaff's character accounts for some of the frustration the film induces. Crumb's documentary style accounts for the rest.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
October 19, 2007
Wagstaff was a fascinating figure and deserves the detailed tribute provided here.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
October 19, 2007
A potent exercise in art-world mythography.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/5
October 18, 2007
Black White & Gray raises provocative questions but can't answer them, or even frame them with total clarity.
October 18, 2007
Fine, but a little dry.
Read More | Original Score: B-
October 16, 2007
A modest chronicle of an audacious life.