A Good Man in Africa Reviews

November 30, 2017
Boyd's novel was largely interior monologue, and it is fair enough that Boyd's own adaptation should go for something different -- but not for banal dialogue and creaking-farce machinery.
September 7, 2011
June 18, 2005
May 20, 2003
December 19, 2002
July 26, 2002
Just an excuse for Sean Connery to play golf.
October 19, 2001
January 1, 2000
This plot, and the attitudes that underlie it, remind me of the patronizing tone of novels set in Africa 50 years ago, about colorful colonials and backward natives. The movie is not overtly racist. But there is an unpleasant undertone.
January 1, 2000