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Your Mommy Kills Animals Reviews

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November 19, 2007
Your Mommy Kills Animals lays things out with historical perspective, tracing the roots of both the animal welfare movement and animals rights activism to England.
November 17, 2007
Johnson's not pushing buttons just for the sake of attention-getting, he's revealing just how hopelessly complicated the issue has grown.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
October 12, 2007
Worth seeing by anyone who cares about animals.
October 3, 2007
Perhaps the greatest service Johnson does is to turn the event that spurred him to make the film -- the FBI labeling animal rights activists the top domestic terrorist threat -- into a crucial dialogue.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
October 1, 2007
There's not an objective one [celebrity] in the lot. I love 'em all. Nor is there an objective moment in this cinematic diatribe. And I love it, too.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
September 27, 2007
That one can't quite decide if these charming men are heroes or villains is a mark of Johnson's calm, even approach to an issue seemingly fueled by emotions run amok.
September 6, 2007
Powerful, angry and bizarre documentary.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
August 30, 2007
It isn't only organization that the mildly anarchic Your Mommy Kills Animals sorely lacks, it's also a sufficient number of sources.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
August 20, 2007
[A] snappily edited, shockingly well balanced (and occasionally gruesome) overview.
August 15, 2007
Hard to beat that title, ain't it?
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
August 14, 2007
Can't commit to an overview of the movement by looking at three groups or stick with the trial of the "SHAC 7." So an intriguing but too short tour of animal-rights issues is interrupted by a flatly chronicled court case.
August 6, 2007
It's impossible to watch without having your point of view challenged - no matter which side of the issue you're on.
Read More | Original Score: 4/4
August 6, 2007
Your Mommy Kills Animals is an eye-opener, raising tough questions about whether the movement deserves such intense scrutiny and punishment by the government.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
August 3, 2007
Interesting and sometimes dizzyingly freewheeling.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
August 3, 2007
It lets you off dizzy and confused, whereas the best documentaries leave you feeling that you've come to a settled perspective on a subject.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
July 26, 2007
Those on both sides of the animal rights issue will find much to fume over in ... Curt Johnson's in-depth, eye-opening examination of the movement.
July 22, 2007
Couldn't have arrived at a more timely moment, given the recent arrest of Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick on federal charges for hanging, drowning, electrocuting and beating dogs to death.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
July 20, 2007
It's the best kind of documentary, in that if you're a thinking person it is nearly impossible to watch the movie without having your point of view challenged and questioned.
Read More | Original Score: 4/4
July 20, 2007
The result, admittedly, is a bit of a din. But it's certainly interesting.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
July 19, 2007
the most accessible, thorough chronicle of animal rights ever put to film.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
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