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Joyful Noise Review

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0.0

Dave White Profile

Tinnitus Read full review

0.5

Grae Drake Profile

All noise, little joy. Read full review

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

  • 3.0
    44

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 50

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    Joyful Noise seems tailor-made for an audience of churchgoers and "Glee" devotees.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Todd McCarthy

    Staggeringly cornball and squeaky-clean even when flirting with such issues as interracial sexual rivalries.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    Todd Graff's would-be inspirational film lift their voices in song that makes you smile, and squander their voices on dialogue that makes you cringe (but also smile in oddly pleasurable disbelief).

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  • 67

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    The movie's musical numbers are catchy and rollicking and, in their bright sunshiny way, rather soulful.

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