Great World of Sound Reviews

January 11, 2008
The film's agenda becomes clear so early that the middle hour or so seems to be marking time until we get to the end.
January 11, 2008
Zobel ultimately comes down on the side of the suckers, whose need to make music -- even bad music -- gives them an unimpeachable dignity
October 21, 2007
It's evident early on that this is a scam, though the extent of the movie's con is surprising.
October 12, 2007
Anyone who has enjoyed laughing at the bad singers auditioning on American Idol, consider the independent film Great World of Sound your penance.
October 6, 2007
September 14, 2007
While song sharking is a fact, this is another naive Hollywood vision of business...with dialogue and characters too cartoonish to establish verisimilitude.
September 12, 2007
Has its minor charms, but it never gets at the deeper, more interesting side of the fascinating world in which it's set.
March 6, 2007
In terms of humor, the film proves frustratingly top-heavy.