Go For Sisters Reviews

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April 7, 2014
Even the smallest of the many roles in the cast has some telling detail, and Olmos makes the most of a grumpy bear rousted from his hiding place.
December 18, 2013
Sayles' original screenplay uses the broken criminal justice and immigration systems as a backdrop for its story, never pushing a political agenda at the expense of its human one.
December 18, 2013
Few other filmmakers could handle this material with such an even hand.
December 17, 2013
While this film is not up to LONE STAR, it is an involving if low-key thriller that uses the setting with its drug gangs and illegal emigration scams as palpably as a character.
December 17, 2013
It's an intriguing work, one that is handled intelligently and with sensitive acting from the leads.
December 14, 2013
Both a perceptive human drama and old school crime mystery, Go for Sisters is a film with a lot to say and deserving of your utmost attention.
December 13, 2013
The strong characters and their fascinating relationships save the movie. The two women are both strong, smart and cynical.
December 12, 2013
An absorbing picture with two exceptional performances from LisaGay Hamilton and Yolonda Ross, who bring sublime presence to an effort that often needs their conviction.
December 12, 2013
It's a sharp character study with rare leading roles for not one but two African-American actresses.
December 9, 2013
Lady Justice wears a blindfold, but her earthly emissaries have been known to sneak a peak now and then. Go for Sisters portrays these deviations from the straight and narrow and from the unfeeling ideal of justice with a delicate touch.
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