No. 2 (Naming Number Two) (2008)




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A matriarch organizes a feast with her family, in which she will name her successor.
PG (for thematic material, language, sensuality, brief violence and smoking)
Comedy , Drama
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Cyan Pictures

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All Critics (11) | Top Critics (1)

Assured handling and an appealing cast make this a deserving crowd-pleaser.

Full Review… | January 31, 2006
Top Critic

May be the first feature about Fijian immigrants, let alone in New Zealand, but its delightful portrait of an extended family can be universally appreciated.

Full Review… | January 2, 2016
Maven's Nest

There's food for thought in 'Naming Number Two,' but staginess in conception and acting, bad pacing, and triteness are together too much to overcome.

Full Review… | April 23, 2008
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

An involving story, even if the story structure betrays its stage roots.

Full Review… | August 7, 2007
Shadows on the Wall

A dull and utterly routine ensemble dramedy.

July 27, 2007

Naming Number Two peddles familial reconciliation while making one pine for familial annihilation.

Full Review… | July 27, 2007
Slant Magazine

Audience Reviews for No. 2 (Naming Number Two)

A unique and heartfelt drama with some great pieces of acting and a fantastic fight scene to the song "Bathe in the River". Ruby Dee performs amazingly as the matriarch of the family.

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