Watch it now
Critic Reviews for Sparkle
Though on paper the movie sounds like a slick relationship comedy, it plays much more realistically.
Most effective when the deceits perpetrated not just by Sam but by several others begin to take their wretched toll, and a real sense of pain intrudes.
Strongly natural performances and a likeable cast, plus a subtle examination of more serious themes, make it well worth seeing.
A little more cinematic flair might have made Sparkle live up to its title better.
Audience Reviews for Sparkle
A stellar supporting cast try to lift this above the mundane but the hackneyed script shackles it to dullsville.
There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.
Discuss Sparkle on our Movie forum!