Spirituality and Practice

Spirituality and Practice is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Rating Title/Year Author
5/5 The Biggest Little Farm (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat The hopeful story of a natural farm built on biodiversity and a recognition of interconnections, impermanence, and transformation. EDIT
Posted Jun 9, 2019
5/5 The Lavender Scare (2017) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat Another shocking and horrific expose of American hatred and ignorance. EDIT
Posted Jun 6, 2019
5/5 Double Lives (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A dramedy about all the ways digital technology is shaking the book publishing world to its core. EDIT
Posted May 30, 2019
4/5 Barbara Rubin and the Exploding NY Underground (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A fascinating portrait of a "larger than life" filmmaker and collaborator. EDIT
Posted May 24, 2019
4/5 The Proposal (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A sophisticated documentary about architecture, power and control, and exquisite beauty. EDIT
Posted May 24, 2019
4.5/5 Tolkien (2019) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat An engaging biopicture that hints at the origins of the themes and style of The Lord of the Rings. EDIT
Posted May 10, 2019
3/5 My Son (2017) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A throttling study of the toxic dynamics of anger. EDIT
Posted May 6, 2019
4.5 Long Shot (2019) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A raucous and rambunctious rom-com that makes some good points about gender equality. EDIT
Posted May 3, 2019
4.5 Clara (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A close encounter with the ineffable mysteries of both human relationships and the universe. EDIT
Posted May 3, 2019
4.5 Family (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A comedy about a workaholic loner who discovers that she and her niece are not really losers. EDIT
Posted May 3, 2019
5/5 Knock Down the House (2019) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A brisk and meaningful look at four women running to change American politics. EDIT
Posted May 2, 2019
5/5 The River and the Wall (2019) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A remarkable documentary that gives us hope that young people documenting the consequences of a border wall will make a difference. EDIT
Posted May 1, 2019
5/5 Hesburgh (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat Fascinating documentary about a religious leader who was a master of human relations. EDIT
Posted Apr 30, 2019
5/5 A Fortunate Man (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat The visions, flaws, and setbacks of a gifted young man who wants to be a Master of the Universe. EDIT
Posted Apr 29, 2019
5/5 Peterloo (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A mesmerizing historical drama about democratic fervor met with ruthless brutality. EDIT
Posted Apr 24, 2019
4/5 Red Joan (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat True story of an English woman who questions the way governments go about national security. EDIT
Posted Apr 24, 2019
4/5 The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A picaresque and quixotic tale about a filmmaker transformed into a dreamer. EDIT
Posted Apr 19, 2019
4/5 Moynihan (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat The life and accomplishments of a bold creative spirit in American politics. EDIT
Posted Apr 19, 2019
5/5 Mary Magdalene (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A creative, relevant, and reverent film about Mary Magdalene, a deeply spiritual woman for all ages. EDIT
Posted Apr 19, 2019
2/5 Hotel Mumbai (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat Depiction of a horrific terrorist attack in India that waters the seeds of violence in viewers. EDIT
Posted Apr 15, 2019
4/5 A Dog's Way Home (2019) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A touching story about the emotional life of a dog who is separated from her family. EDIT
Posted Apr 12, 2019
5/5 The Best of Enemies (2019) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A remarkable film of hope, daring, and vision. EDIT
Posted Apr 7, 2019
3.5/5 The Mustang (2019) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat Uplifting story about how a wild mustang becomes a spiritual teacher to an emotionally shut-down man. EDIT
Posted Mar 26, 2019
4/5 Gloria Bell (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A portrait of loneliness addressed by letting go and dancing. EDIT
Posted Mar 26, 2019
5/5 Diane (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A deeply spiritual movie that provides a slice of a caregiver's life. EDIT
Posted Mar 26, 2019
4/5 Out of Blue (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat An exploration of the big mysteries that dwarf crime conundrums. EDIT
Posted Mar 21, 2019
4/5 The Hummingbird Project (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat Excellent depiction of the cultural clash between speed and simplicity. EDIT
Posted Mar 21, 2019
4/5 Tigerland (2019) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A documentary about a century of conservation efforts to save tigers in India and Russia. EDIT
Posted Mar 21, 2019
4/5 Apollo 11 (2019) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A well-done documentary about the American space mission that made astronaut Neil Armstrong the first human on the moon. EDIT
Posted Mar 14, 2019
5/5 Woman at War (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A watershed Icelandic film which will speak to the hearts and minds of all committed women who are working toward the creation of an ecological world. EDIT
Posted Mar 14, 2019
4/5 The Kindergarten Teacher (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A character-driven drama about a schoolteacher who yearns to nurture the poetic brilliance of a student. EDIT
Posted Mar 8, 2019
5/5 The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (2019) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A tribute to a creative, determined, and compassionate African boy. EDIT
Posted Mar 7, 2019
4/5 High Flying Bird (2019) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A probe of the toxins of pro basketball: racism, money greed, and power plays. EDIT
Posted Feb 26, 2019
4/5 How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A beautiful animated feature celebrating supportive friendships between humans and animals. EDIT
Posted Feb 26, 2019
4/5 Fighting With My Family (2019) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat Intimate portrait of an English girl who dreams of entering the wild and wonderful world of pro wrestling. EDIT
Posted Feb 21, 2019
4/5 What Is Democracy? (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A thought-provoking documentary presenting the challenges and flaws of democracy from ancient Greece to modern times. EDIT
Posted Feb 8, 2019
4/5 The Apparition (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A touching drama about a teenage girl and the reporter investigating her claims to have seen the Virgin Mary. EDIT
Posted Feb 8, 2019
5/5 And Breathe Normally (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A moving story that showcases the need for openness and hospitality in our increasingly constricted world. EDIT
Posted Feb 8, 2019
5/5 Paddington 2 (2017) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A sweet family film about a talking bear whose spiritual practice of kindness is what we need so desperately in our times. EDIT
Posted Jan 8, 2019
5/5 Mirai no Mirai (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat An entertaining animated film about a young boy adjusting to a new baby with the help of his ancestors. EDIT
Posted Jan 8, 2019
4/5 Mary Queen of Scots (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A fascinating costume drama propelled by a poignant performance by Saoirse Ronan. EDIT
Posted Jan 2, 2019
4.5/5 Of Fathers and Sons (2017) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat Watching boys being immersed in violence and trained to become killers as part of their role as Al Qaeda members. EDIT
Posted Dec 31, 2018
4.5/5 A Private War (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat The life and work of an award-winning female war correspondent whose zeal for the truth made her into a fearless person. EDIT
Posted Dec 26, 2018
5/5 The World Before Your Feet (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat Fascinating documentary about a zealot, the turf he loves, and his gift of wonder. EDIT
Posted Dec 26, 2018
5/5 Roma (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A cinematic valentine to a Mexican maid whose kindness has a positive impact on all those around her. EDIT
Posted Dec 20, 2018
5/5 Springsteen on Broadway (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A breathtaking personal tribute by the songwriter/storyteller to the spirituality of place, relationships, and service. EDIT
Posted Dec 19, 2018
3.5/5 Little Pink House (2017) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A vehement critique of economic injustice, class warfare and corporate power. EDIT
Posted Dec 14, 2018
4/5 Love, Gilda (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat Informative and emotionally touching documentary about the beloved comedian. EDIT
Posted Dec 14, 2018
4/5 Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A biopicture that is all about the music of Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury. EDIT
Posted Dec 14, 2018
4/5 Hva vil folk si (2017) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat A riveting drama about the toxic energy that fundamentalists can unleash on those they want to control. EDIT
Posted Dec 14, 2018