The Photograph Reviews

Page 1 of 4
February 21, 2020
Director/screenwriter Stella Meghie is a skilled storyteller who has delivered a modern love story that works.
February 20, 2020
You don't need to bring a handkerchief into the theatre for fear of ocular leakage, but The Photograph's modestly hopeful denouement is, truly, picture perfect.
February 20, 2020
The question becomes, will Mae and Michael make the same mistake of sacrificing happiness for success? One thing's for sure: They're going to look good doing it.
February 20, 2020
Sweet and sophisticated, The Photograph plays out like many romantic dramas do. The plot of the film is easy to follow, and predictable at times, but it's an enjoyable watch.
February 20, 2020
Hooray for an intelligent love story.
February 20, 2020
There's a lot more realness here than most of these rom-coms we get...
February 19, 2020
This movie is so beautifully romantic it makes every day Valentine's Day. Shoutout to Lil Rel Howery for stealing every scene he is in.
February 19, 2020
A movie that embraces the old model of romance while giving it a modern arty sheen.
February 19, 2020
The American black experience has been the definition of pain; however, we do experience joy, fun, and love like every other race. We also experience success, and that is silently the most powerful element of The Photograph.
February 18, 2020
Genuine romantic drama positively showcases Black love.
February 18, 2020
The Photograph exceeds expectations by simply just being a regular, degular love story.
February 18, 2020
LaKeith Stanfield and Issa Rae's chemistry is total fire in this romance directed by Stella Meghie.
February 17, 2020
If you are into romances The Photograph is a well executed film I definitely recommend.
February 17, 2020
While The Photograph's leads may not sell its audience on the romance, the exploration into generational love is truly the heart of the film.
February 17, 2020
"The Photograph" is a Stanfield state of mind.
February 16, 2020
The feel good, happily ever after tale benefits from its supporting cast, especially Lil Rei Howery, as Mike's brother Kyle, and his wife Asia (Teyonah Parris)
February 16, 2020
'The Photograph' is unapologetic, unproblematic, and imperfect in all the ways that Black folk were often not allowed to be.
February 15, 2020
it is nice to see a regular romantic drama showcasing African-American characters as there really aren't that many nowadays and the romance feels authentic. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)
February 15, 2020
[Rae and Stanfield] have amazing chemistry.
February 15, 2020
It is so good. It is so lovely, and beautifully acted, [and] gorgeously shot.
Page 1 of 4