The Five Heartbeats Reviews

August 16, 2017
Robert Townsend co-wrote, directed and stars in the film, one whose sincerity does a lot to cover the amateurishness with which the film was made.
September 7, 2011
February 22, 2011
The rise and fall of a flashy, fictional 1960s rock group.
February 5, 2006
The charitable might be tempted to describe The Five Heartbeats as wholesome and well-intentioned -- but so is a 6-year-old who just crayon-scrawled "I love cookies" on the living room wall.
October 4, 2005
June 14, 2005
September 1, 2003
August 9, 2002
August 3, 2002
March 1, 2002
A once or future 'VH1 movie that rocks.'
March 29, 1991