Reviews

Aug 16, 2021
Little pieces expose an entire world.
Aug 10, 2021
Perfectly paced and structured like a thriller.
Jul 30, 2021
The power the media has to affect change and expose corruption is one that should never be taken for granted. It takes a special movie like Spotlight to bring this back into focus.
Jun 8, 2021
No tights or capes, but this is a film about superheroes.
Feb 26, 2021
One of the film's strengths is that it shows the Catholic hierarchy as an essential component of Boston's political and social superstructure.
Dec 16, 2020
A glimpse behind the scenes of the Boston Globe's revelatory articles exposing pedophilia in the Roman Catholic Church takes few prisoners and paints the staff of the Globe as heroes who had to put aside their own cherished beliefs to bring about justice.
Dec 12, 2020
A syllogism: A) The Communist agenda put 1,100 men into the Catholic church to destroy it from within. B) The destruction was due to rampant pedophilia. C) Therefore, the 1,100 men were chosen because they were pedophiles. "Spotlight" shows why.
Dec 4, 2020
It's practically a documentary in the way that it depicts the reporting that led to the unearthing of 2001's shattering Catholic Archdiocese scandal.
Sep 24, 2020
A nearly perfect example of what happens when the perfect filmmaker works with the perfect script and acquires the perfect cast and crew to bring a story to life.
Jun 28, 2020
A celebration of the profession and a source of inspiration for every journalist. [Full review in Spanish]
Jun 26, 2020
Spotlight reminds us the relevance of journalism in a society where the search for truth has been kidnapped by fallacies. [Full review in Spanish]
Apr 7, 2020
Relevant, exciting, and minimal (on a grand scale), this one is unmissable.
Feb 13, 2020
Spotlight itself is a masterpiece of grounded filmmaking.
Jan 14, 2020
The script... is a marvel of conveying a dense amount of information and characterization with intelligence, grace, and a surprising amount of tension.
Jan 13, 2020
For journalists and people who care about democracy and the value of open society, Spotlight is a master class on how things should be done.
Dec 30, 2019
A good old-fashioned love letter to investigative journalism, and what it can accomplish if management has the courage to print the truth and reporters are given enough time and money to do their jobs...
Nov 22, 2019
Spotlight is a taut, pulse-pounding thriller. The all-star cast delivers realistic and transformative performances.
Nov 18, 2019
The result is a collective, well-crafted film about first-class journalism.
Aug 23, 2019
Spotlight has everything you need from a night at the movies - gripping, enlightening, shocking, distressing, triumphant.
Aug 8, 2019
The film treats the subject of the investigation with the utmost respect and gives it the weight that it deserves.