Eating Animals Reviews

June 7, 2019
It's arresting material, delivered with passion. But, as a documentary, it's sometimes scattershot and random, and ultimately preaching, one suspects, to the choir.
June 7, 2019
Well meaning politically, but positively sucks as a movie.
June 6, 2019
It's a film that tells you what you already knew - and then made a conscious or unconscious decision to forget, if you are a meat-eater.
July 16, 2018
Hold on, fellow meat eaters! Director Christopher Quinn's film isn't the blood-spattered, viral footage-laced, sermonizing moral lecture you might think it will be.
June 28, 2018
If "Eating Animals" gets you to think twice about that prepackaged beef or frozen chicken, it will have done its job.
June 28, 2018
"Eating Animals" brings heart to farmers who raise livestock on traditional values by showing how emotional they would get when sending their animals to the slaughterhouse.
June 21, 2018
The message is clear, and memorably rendered: Care about where your meat comes from, because then you might eat less of it, feel better when you do eat it, and cause a little less suffering in the world.
June 21, 2018
Though not as graphically powerful as other documentaries on similar subjects... the emphasis on the disastrous global impact of these practices is more disturbing.
Top Critic
June 20, 2018
An annoyingly blinkered piece of agitprop-but an effective one, too.
June 19, 2018
"Eating Animals," at its core, poses two hard questions, the latter of which might seem intractable: "How did we get here?" and "How do we go somewhere else?"
June 15, 2018
As eye-opening as it is stomach-turning, whether you're familiar with this topic or not.
June 15, 2018
A movie like "Eating Animals," by making you think twice about what you're taking a bite of, has stood its ground and done its job.
June 14, 2018
The movie isn't even advocating vegetarianism. But it seems impossible to come away from it without wanting to know more about where your meat comes from.
June 13, 2018
Eating Animals" makes it very clear that meat-eaters are driving a modern holocaust against their dinner.
June 12, 2018
As a work of sustained, thoughtful inquiry, Eating Animals is a bust; as a reminder of what we should all be thinking about, though, it's searing.
September 11, 2017
Passionate if incomplete protest of the American feeding frenzy.