Percy Reviews

October 16, 2020
If it takes a workhorse feel-good film to make me pay attention to Saskatchewan, then, perhaps cinema really is doing its job as an empathy machine.
October 9, 2020
The outcome was a ruling handed down by the Supreme Court of Canada in 2004, but Percy is a much more entertaining way to find out how the story ends.
October 9, 2020
[Clark Johnson's] seamless, mature direction and the Prairie landscapes are joys.
October 8, 2020
A well acted and unusually concise David versus Goliath tale, the Canadian drama Percy coasts along breezily under the strength of its own convictions.
October 8, 2020
Moralizing and a populist bent are at work, but not out of control. Well, not until the credits roll to the sounds of Woody Guthrie's This Land is Your Land, anyway.
October 8, 2020
Director Clark Johnson has a cast that's up for the challenge, but other aspects are wobbly.
October 8, 2020
Walken tones down the nervous energy that's dominated previous roles, and gives Percy the quiet dignity befitting a farmer who, as Johnson's story tells it, never expected to be anything more than a farmer.
October 2, 2020
Overall, Percy is flawed, but that doesn't make the message any less true.