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Jim: The James Foley Story Photos

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Friends, family, and colleagues of James Foley discuss his life and provide details of his time in captivity.

Cast & Crew

Eli Revivo
Hostage
Ben Chase
Jim
Jacqueline Glover
Executive Producer
Peter W. Kunhardt
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George Kunhardt
Producer
Teddy Kunhardt
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Critic Reviews for Jim: The James Foley Story

All Critics (22) | Top Critics (14) | Fresh (20) | Rotten (2)

  • [Jim] tries not to dwell on the end, insisting instead that we get to know its tragic subject.

    December 31, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
  • Jim convinces us of its title subject's simple, resolute heroism.

    December 31, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
  • A deeply personal film that's often moving, Jim: The James Foley Story is a documentary that nonetheless falls short of greatness by virtue of the blind loyalty it demonstrates towards its subject.

    October 10, 2016 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
  • It's impassioned and moving, but unpolished and even clumsy, particularly in the use of music.

    September 4, 2016 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
  • There is grief and bafflement at the heart of this affecting documentary, reflecting on the life of journalist James Foley,

    September 1, 2016 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
  • A heartfelt, if slightly unreflective tribute to Foley, focusing on the strength he drew from his family and faith, although his private life and relationships are not touched on, and it does not provide an analytical context for Foley's work.

    September 1, 2016 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
  • [Jim] tries not to dwell on the end, insisting instead that we get to know its tragic subject.

    December 31, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
  • Jim convinces us of its title subject's simple, resolute heroism.

    December 31, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
  • A deeply personal film that's often moving, Jim: The James Foley Story is a documentary that nonetheless falls short of greatness by virtue of the blind loyalty it demonstrates towards its subject.

    October 10, 2016 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
  • It's impassioned and moving, but unpolished and even clumsy, particularly in the use of music.

    September 4, 2016 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
  • Poignant ...

    September 2, 2016 | Full Review…
  • To the documentary's credit it makes it clear from the beginning that this will not be a sensationalized hagiography of the 40-year-old murdered journalist.

    July 13, 2016 | Full Review…

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