Miss Virginia Reviews

November 1, 2019
This five-star film takes an alternate route by addressing an ongoing issue that proves if disadvantaged children did not grow up in the wrong zip code, their lives would not be predetermined by the circumstances of their environment.
October 23, 2019
The striving spirit is stirring and the capacity for empathy towards its causes is formidable.
October 19, 2019
What should be an inspiring look at a blue-collar heroine fighting for a worthwhile cause instead finds its message undercut by melodramatic embellishments.
October 19, 2019
As a heartfelt tribute to an important historical figure, it works just fine.
October 18, 2019
Uzo Aduba gives a fine performance in the otherwise flat "Miss Virginia," playing real-life education advocate Virginia Walden Ford.
October 18, 2019
The movie's effort to separate a feel-good story from its political foundation does not earn it a passing grade.
October 18, 2019
Miss Virginia exerts a strong pull at times, thanks largely to Aduba's superb performance.
October 17, 2019
Mother's love trumps dirty politicians in fact-based drama.
October 15, 2019
What makes Miss Virginia so heart-warming isn't the inevitable triumph we know is coming, but in watching how the people of the community come together as one.