God Said 'Ha!' Reviews

November 26, 2009
Poignant--but never depressing, thanks to Sweeney's sharp--and, it appears, therapeutic--wit.
December 17, 2008
August 17, 2006
Julia Sweeney delivers an extended monologue that's so exquisitely written and so emotionally touching that she manages the near-impossible task of captivating the audience for 85 minutes with quite a demanding material.
May 26, 2006
Sweeny's monologue is truthful and funny in a loose conversational way that draws you in.
September 5, 2005
August 17, 2005
September 9, 2002
Top Critic
March 19, 2002
March 4, 2002
Sweeney proves that humor can be a lifesaver in the midst of pain,suffering and setbacks.
September 21, 2001
It is an odd mixture of the mundane, the deeply moving, the absurd and the tragic, all told with equal enthusiasm.
January 1, 2000
January 1, 2000
January 1, 2000
January 1, 2000
a wise, funny, immensely entertaining hour and a half spent with a woman of spirit and verve
January 1, 2000
Were Julia Sweeney not such a gifted comedienne, listening to her uncompromising account of her brother Michael's struggle with lymphatic cancer would be unbearable.
January 1, 2000
There is a horselaugh implied in the title of Julia Sweeney's affecting one-woman show, God Said 'Ha!', and it's on the lady herself.
January 1, 2000
At the end of the film, we feel we've been through a lot with Julia and Mike Sweeney and their family. We're sad, but we're smiling. I was thinking: Life's like that.
January 1, 2000
Julia Sweeney fashions a small, poignant, survivalist gem that's simple in concept, entertaining in delivery, and big in heart.
January 1, 2000