Three Identical Strangers Reviews

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January 8, 2020
A new addition has joined the already impressive roster of feature-length documentaries this year.
December 14, 2019
The cliché "stranger than fiction" is probably used a little too freely, but this really is that.
December 12, 2019
The film has a thesis, which is incredibly refreshing for a documentary. It wraps up both the narrative it constructed, and offers its audience a little nugget of hope...
April 16, 2019
It's a story that delights and infuriates. It raises questions about justice and ethics, makes cases on both sides of the nature-versus-nurture argument, and draws parallels between what happened to the boys a few short decades ago.
April 11, 2019
The very engaging and thought-provoking Three Identical Strangers does justice to its extraordinary real-life tale and effortlessly proves that reality sure can be stranger - and perhaps even more disturbing - than fiction.
March 25, 2019
The differences between them had to come from somewhere, and in exploring the source, the film gets to the heart of something profound about its three identical strangers, and the rest of us as well.
February 28, 2019
It combines interviews, archive footage and dramatic reconstructions to take us as close in to the story as possible, not coming to any conclusions. You won't be able to look away.
February 26, 2019
Three Identical Strangers succeeds far beyond its role as a documentary and even holds the ingredients necessary for a thriller. [Full Review in Spanish]
February 25, 2019
If it wasn't a documentary you wouldn't believe it could be true.
February 22, 2019
This haunting documentary uncovers as much of the truth as is possible.
February 8, 2019
It remains to say that the most attractive part of the documentary is found in its profound analysis of the causes that produced the triplets' separation. [Full review in Spanish]
February 4, 2019
[Director Tim] Wardle's film becomes an interesting exploration into that ancient debate that contrasts the influence of culture and genetics on our identity. [Full review in Spanish]
February 4, 2019
Once again, reality is truly stranger than fiction. [Full Review in Spanish]
January 26, 2019
Dramatises the nature vs nurture argument in a murky and intriguing way. If only its stylistic mannerisms didn't threaten to obscure the storytelling.
January 21, 2019
A stranger than fiction documentary based on a true story.
January 15, 2019
A beautiful but grim story that is amazingly told by one of the best documentaries of the decade. [Full review in Spanish].
January 8, 2019
The best documentary of 2018 starts out as a feel-good human interest story before morphing into something decidedly darker and disturbing.
December 28, 2018
The technique, which brings a nervous, frantic energy... builds suspense making the ultimate revelation and meeting greatly satisfying.
December 4, 2018
It was a story that was really well told... very engrossing.
December 3, 2018
The very idea is staggering, and your first reaction is wonder, sharing in the puppyish delight the brothers take in each other.
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