Whale Rider Reviews

April 26, 2011
December 6, 2005
February 1, 2004
February 1, 2004
January 20, 2004
November 27, 2003
This is a heartfelt and touching movie, one of the best of the year, and should not be missed.
November 6, 2003
Of particular note is the behind-the-scenes controversy over the portrayal of smoking among the Maori people. Caro was determined to tell the truth and stuck to her guns.
November 3, 2003
Art house films rarely demand mainstream attention. But if there ever was a case for public notice, Whale Rider justifies consideration.
October 29, 2003
October 29, 2003
the ride itself is really something, and not just because of the fantastic performances or the beautiful cinematography and New Zealand landscape
October 25, 2003
A lyrical mix of the real and surreal.
October 16, 2003
Looks good but smells cheesy.