Whale Rider - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Whale Rider Reviews

April 26, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
February 1, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
February 1, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
January 20, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
November 27, 2003
This is a heartfelt and touching movie, one of the best of the year, and should not be missed.
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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.
Full ReviewRead More | Original Score: B+
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
Read More | Original Score: 10/10
October 29, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
October 25, 2003
A lyrical mix of the real and surreal.
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October 16, 2003
Looks good but smells cheesy.