The Peanut Butter Falcon Reviews

October 18, 2019
It's a step forward that the directors cast an actor with disabilities rather than getting a star to "crip up". But it's a long way from making a film which creates a complex, genuine three-dimensional portrait of life with Down's Syndrome.
September 13, 2019
In the moment of watching it, nothing ever feels like it has any kind of urgency, anything that propels it forward.
August 23, 2019
...once the credits roll you won't feel very good about having spent the last 90 minutes with these characters and receiving such little pay-off.
August 21, 2019
We can see the full picture clearly, too - so much so, finally, that this easygoing odyssey offers no real surprises.
August 21, 2019
Falcon morphs from a charming, funny parable about overcoming one's disabilities to a large helping of southern-fried ridiculousness.
August 21, 2019
The movie is too convoluted to really make a point.
August 9, 2019
Stick around for the third act...I loved Thomas Haden Church in this...but it's very derivative.
August 9, 2019
The Peanut Butter Falcon saves the worst for last, as the plot kicks into gear during the third act and blunts the film's delicate emotional texture into a contrived drumbeat of dull choices.