My Son the Fanatic - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

My Son the Fanatic Reviews

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Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com
January 3, 2009
Puri and Griffiths work beautifully together.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
July 19, 2008
Australian actress Rachel Griffiths is a knockout as Bettina (real name Sandra) the hooker who finds her own badly needed affection in Parvez.
Jeffrey M. Anderson
San Francisco Examiner
March 26, 2003
Powerful drama that takes cultural differences between family members seriously.
| Original Score: 3/5
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
March 3, 2002
The drama vividly conveys how certain brands of religion drive families apart instead of bonding them together.
Peter Henne
Film Journal International
January 1, 2000
My Son the Fanatic, though sometimes funny, shows Kureishi deferring his human-bashing, and presenting an unsuspected warmth and lyricism.
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
January 1, 2000
It is so bland and unexciting that it is hard to tell what all the fuss is about.
Full Review | Original Score: C-
Mark Halverson
Sacramento News & Review
August 7, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)
July 29, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
June 29, 2005
| Original Score: B
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly
July 30, 2004
| Original Score: 1/5
Nick Davis
Nick's Flick Picks
January 10, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: B

BBC.com
May 21, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Top Critic

Globe and Mail
March 19, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Tom Block
culturevulture.net
September 18, 2001
Top Critic
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Top Critic
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Harvey S. Karten
Compuserve
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
Diane Selkirk
Apollo Guide
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 79/100
Jack Garner
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
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