Sold Reviews

April 21, 2016
"Sold" is maudlin in a way that makes its audience, paradoxically, feel good, albeit superficially. A story of human trafficking should move us on a deeper, more uncomfortable level.
April 14, 2016
All of this is uncomfortable to watch. Then again, given the subject matter, it should be.
April 14, 2016
[Brown] does his best to suggest the lighter side of the subject, especially in a furiously choreographed Bollywood number that captures the heroine's rare moments of joy.
April 14, 2016
"Sold" is colorful and visually pleasing, although there is nothing surprising in the rather predictable story. But then again, it was likely not Brown's intent to supply endless twists and turns.
April 8, 2016
Important story, subpar execution.
April 1, 2016
The film gives us a vibrant, tangible sense of place, the color and dust of a crowded ancient city, and the layers of secrecy and corruption under which Lakshmi and those like her are trapped.
March 29, 2016
Such a solid example of film-industry liberalism's shortcomings that it warrants only the faintest praise.