No. 2 (Naming Number Two) Reviews

August 23, 2017
. . .No.2, a rollicking, raunchy tale of the ties that bind.
January 2, 2016
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.
April 23, 2008
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.
August 7, 2007
An involving story, even if the story structure betrays its stage roots.
July 28, 2007
A dull and utterly routine ensemble dramedy.
July 27, 2007
Naming Number Two peddles familial reconciliation while making one pine for familial annihilation.
July 26, 2007
it works because Ruby Dee has willed it so
July 21, 2007
[A] generally torpid movie.
July 1, 2007
As usual, it's always up to the small budget indies to act as a corrective to Hollywood misperceptions and misconceptions, in this case the longstanding stereotypical depiction of elders.
January 31, 2006
Assured handling and an appealing cast make this a deserving crowd-pleaser.
January 31, 2006
Suffering from a formulaic story, ridden with clichs, the film has enough remarkable performances to make up for where it lacks. Not entirely, though.
January 24, 2006
Dee turns in a fine performance as Nana Maria.