One Night in Miami Reviews

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January 30, 2021
A fine addition to a growing lexicon of black stories which are both important to our cultural moment and well mounted pieces of drama in their own right.
January 30, 2021
I am convinced that Regina King can do anything. Appoint her Attorney General. Let her quarterback the Jets. Put her on "The Masked Singer." Whatever it is, she can do it, and brilliantly.
January 29, 2021
All the acting here is remarkable.
January 29, 2021
Regina King... proves she is as proficient behind the camera as she is in front of it, creating an operatic ensemble piece.
January 29, 2021
One Night in Miami marks a triumphant directorial debut from Regina King, with strong performances across the board.
January 29, 2021
One Night in Miami hews close to its stage play roots, translating Kemp Powers' theater into rousing, intimate cinema.
January 29, 2021
A snapshot of the cultural importance of this quartet; a history lesson made even more potent in the era of Black Lives Matter.
January 29, 2021
One Night in Miami is a fictional account of great men gathering as friends and it makes for a fascinating experience to be in the room where it happened.
January 28, 2021
Anchored by powerful performances and rendered with both incisiveness and fluidity, this intelligently scripted film captivates our attention uninterruptedly.
January 28, 2021
It's an engaging mix of fine acting and timely ideas, all in service of a frank examination of race in America, a nation where principles of equality too often get forgotten.
January 28, 2021
The fearsome foursome do not fight for screen time and presence, but operate like a well-oiled clock, ticking and tocking in tune with each other.
January 27, 2021
The degree of difficulty here is high, and [Regina King] acquits herself well.
January 27, 2021
This is a story about men who are seen as giants to their community but each have their own feet of clay.
January 27, 2021
There were several moments ranging from the somber to the strange to the flat-out hilarious, and Kemp never misses a beat with keeping the characterization consistent.
January 27, 2021
All four of the performances are stellar, and one wouldn't work without the others. However, Eli Goree and Leslie Odom, Jr. bring something extra special to their roles.
January 26, 2021
You're in that room, sitting on that bed, in that chair, against that wall, absorbing this epic brawl of a conversation...
January 26, 2021
As you might imagine for a film born from a stage play, One Night in Miami is an acting showcase. Each of the four young actors disappears into his role
January 25, 2021
For director Regina King's first foray behind the camera in a feature film, she is fearless in tackling something so ambitious.
January 25, 2021
References to Bob Dylan's musical activism offer hope that the political winds are truly blowing in a different direction. There is also joyful camaraderie and an appreciation that Clay's win over Liston must be seen as a changing of the guard
January 24, 2021
Although based around a contrivance, the screenplay's depth of truth-telling and honesty is even-handed and bold.
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