Justin Bieber's Believe Reviews

December 30, 2013
It's for the fans. And on that level it works.
December 30, 2013
When the movie occasionally does confront its hero's foibles, its answers are disappointingly pat.
December 27, 2013
Films like this work best when exalting is the task, and when it comes to displaying Mr. Bieber in his milieu - on stage - it shines.
December 27, 2013
My daughter wants you to know that the movie is great and that you shouldn't listen to a hater like me. I envy her belief.
December 27, 2013
When it strays from the glitzy pyrotechnics of a Miami concert, it descends into another manipulative PR stunt.
December 27, 2013
A documentary that supposedly chronicles the 2012-2013 tour but stays so relentlessly on message, it offers no insights and few anecdotes about the real Justin Bieber.
December 27, 2013
Justin Bieber's Believe is exactly the movie you think it is, and that's fine.
December 26, 2013
"Believe" feels earnest but superficial, a next-chapter look at a star who hasn't come enough to terms with where he's come from to contemplate where he is, or where he's going.
December 26, 2013
Rather than the rise-to-fame narrative of his first concert movie, 2011's "Justin Bieber: Never Say Never," it amounts to damage control by way of distraction.
December 26, 2013
A slickly entertaining piece of work that will doubtless delight the young pop star's fan base, and possibly engage curiosity-seekers who have heretofore remained immune or indifferent to Bieber Fever.