Joseph Pulitzer: Voice of the People Reviews

April 15, 2019
By definition hagiographic. But it's not afraid to acknowledge Pulitzer's talent for making enemies on the level of a Teddy Roosevelt. Or that he was a somewhat obnoxious personality.
March 7, 2019
Mostly, though, this conventionally made, PBS-friendly biodoc marked by those pages you could fall into... is a brisk, engaging-enough reminder of why the man's name is synonymous with press freedom and prizes for the best in reporting.
March 1, 2019
Summarizing the great strides he made for journalism without ignoring his colorful flaws, Oren Rudavsky's Joseph Pulitzer: Voice of the People is an excellent primer, not just on the man but on the birth of the modern newspaper.
February 28, 2019
Notwithstanding the dynamic layouts from Pulitzer's New York World, the film hasn't found the material to make this subject pop visually.