Harold And Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story Reviews

August 11, 2017
Warm, enlightening and inevitably hopeful. Life can be so lovely.
July 19, 2017
This is a likable documentary that casts light on two respected but relatively unknown people, who made major contributions to film and managed to have a normal life - and in Hollywood, of all places.
July 13, 2017
The story it tells is conventional, chronological and straightforward. And that's enough. With a story this charming, who needs bells and whistles?
May 19, 2017
But make no mistake: The Michelsons have a lot more going for them than their marital longevity. As the documentary makes clear, both Harold and Lillian made integral contributions to some of the most iconic movies in Hollywood history.
May 12, 2017
A passionate and beguiling movie-love documentary that shines a light on two of the unsung artisan heroes of Hollywood.
May 12, 2017
The special kind of history project that can expand your film knowledge as much as it might warm your heart.
May 11, 2017
With "Harold and Lillian," Raim gives these perfectly matched behind-the-scenes stars the spotlight they've long deserved.
Top Critic
April 27, 2017
Bottom line: A Hollywood marriage can be sublime and inspiring, but it's always an adventure.
April 27, 2017
Like flipping through misplaced leaves in a photo book, the documentary maintains a free-flowing tone as it uncovers the work that went into creating some of the indelible scenes in Hollywood history.
April 26, 2017
For an hour and a half, this charming little movie, with its chatty talking heads and its sweet-natured subjects, offers a glimpse into the lives of two fascinating people ...
January 22, 2016
The couple are the movie's saving grace - especially Lillian, now 87, who regales in every story, but especially the one about how she doggedly researched accurate drug-lord lifestyles for Scarface.