Kicking It Reviews

November 17, 2011
September 5, 2008
More inspirational than any sports movie, because the impact of a simple game on the confidence and self-worth of these battered men is all real.
September 4, 2008
This earnestly watchable soccer documentary has enough drama and enough action for several films. Any one of its subjects could have served as the sole focus of the movie as well.
June 27, 2008
Rarely has the healing power of sports been as genuinely depicted as in director Susan Koch's perception-altering documentary Kicking It.
June 27, 2008
What we actually have here are a host of human stories about the homeless, put through the prism of soccer, as a path for the expression of one's humanity-one's worth.
June 26, 2008
Kicking It illustrates the transformative power of sports.
June 25, 2008
Plain-spoken and smoothly paced.
June 11, 2008
A tearjerker certain to elicit concern and compassion from anyone watching for the billion on the planet's homeless.