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A Man Named Pearl Review

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

  • 4.0
    63

    out of 100

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

  • 70

    out of 100

    Village Voice

    Feature-length elaborations on quirky, inspiring human-interest stories are generally to be avoided, but I'll make an exception for A Man Named Pearl.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times

    Though the film could've used more technical insight into Pearl's artistic process, it's hard not to be stirred by this hopeful portrait.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    The New York Times Jeannette Catsoulis

    Assembled without frills or fuss, A Man Named Pearl is as much a portrait of a small Southern town as of an unassuming black folk artist.

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