Searching for Sugar Man Reviews

May 3, 2015
So lightweight and underdeveloped, you leave the theatre feeling like they still haven't found him yet.
October 12, 2012
There's a fascinating story in the rise and fall of singer-songwriter Sixto Rodriguez, "the Latin Bob Dylan," and it's too bad that the documentary "Searching for Sugar Man" doesn't tell enough of it.
August 16, 2012
The man and his music are worth checking out, even if the movie is not.
July 26, 2012
Certain details about Rodriguez, especially his personal life, remain in shadow, calling into question whether they would have interfered with the inspirational narrative.
July 24, 2012
A diverting but frustrating quasiprofile, one that doesn't have the answers to its own questions.
April 28, 2012
Despite crafting a consistently engaging film, the director doesn't present the full scope of Sixto Rodriguez's life.
January 20, 2012
While all the interview subjects are enthusiastic, the overall lack of familiarity with Rodriquez's personal background and career collapse begin to drag.