RBG Reviews

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July 24, 2020
[T]he memes, jokes, and impersonations put her in an oversimplified, cushy cage -- one that has a hashtag stretched over it.
February 13, 2020
The filmmakers' justifiable admiration for Ginsburg is clear, perhaps to the detriment of getting inside the mind of its subject rather than merely celebrating it.
November 22, 2019
It's a superhero movie with a twist.
October 17, 2019
For inspiration, you can't beat this film, or its subject.
June 21, 2019
Beyond notorious.
June 17, 2019
A super documentary about a modern-day superhero.
June 3, 2019
Will doubtlessly be a crowd-pleaser for the justice's legions of fans, but it will also be an illuminating piece of history for those who only know her as the "great dissenter" liberal hero.
April 24, 2019
Inspiring and entertaining, RBG is a delightful exploration of the dynamic Supreme Court justice known as the Notorious RBG.
March 30, 2019
RBG fails to offer a warts-and-all approach to its subject, but it's a film that may persuade you to sport a trendy "Notorious RBG" T-shirt and follow her lead.
February 26, 2019
I love a good documentary and RBG about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg is a good one.
February 22, 2019
On the Basis of Sex has buckets of appeal but when it comes to underselling the great RBG's legacy, the movie is guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.
February 21, 2019
As this elegantly assembled film shows, the "Notorious RBG" as young Americans affectionately call the 85-year-old, has changed millions of women's lives for the better through her hard work and brilliant legal mind.
February 11, 2019
While I admit RBG is highly entertaining and teeming with warmth for its subject, it's also one of those documentaries that turns a Wikipedia entry into an audiovisual presentation.
February 7, 2019
Sure, there's a whiff of hagiography here and there, but it's still an interesting and engaging look at one of the more important figures in recent American history.
February 2, 2019
The visual resources to illustrate the key moments of a trajectory governed by the prudent ethic of advancing step by step reveal themselves annoyingly blunt. [Full Review in Spanish]
January 24, 2019
[This] account of Ginsburg's life is straightforward and upbeat. It's of interest simply because its subject is an interesting person.
January 8, 2019
Affectionate but respectful in tone, West and Cohen's documentary is timely as a celebration of Justice Ginsburg's accomplishments.
January 8, 2019
Feminism is not a fad, and the Notorious RBG continues to be in the fight for the long haul.
January 8, 2019
10 Best of 2018: Honorable Mention.
January 7, 2019
[RBG] has been instrumental in changing so much of what we now take for granted; this insight into the woman behind the law is utterly charming.
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