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Good Hair Review

Other Critics provided by Metacritic.com

Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 4.0
    72

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally favorable reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 70

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Frank Scheck

    Entertaining and substantive enough to be interesting even for those completely unfamiliar with weaves and relaxers.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    Rock conveys a lot of information, but also some unfortunate opinions and misleading facts. That doesn't mean the move isn't warm, funny, and entertaining.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Michael Phillips

    Rock takes his Good Hair job as a documentarian seriously enough to be interesting, but not so seriously that the film groans with earnestness.

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  • 83

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    Rock gives Good Hair a rousing message: Where African-Americans in the '60s adopted a ''natural'' look, they now feel free to coif their heads any way they want. That's cultural power.

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  • 88

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    Good Hair is cause for hope that Rock continues to make documentaries. His style is lively, smooth and up-to-date, like the most coveted 'do.

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