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Sex Positive Review

  • Release Date: Mar 20, 2009
  • Rated: strong sexual content including graphic dialogue and images, and for language
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 15 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Daryl Wein
  • Cast:Richard Berkowitz. Full cast + crew

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

  • 4.0
    65

    out of 100

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

  • 60

    out of 100

    The New York Times Stephen Holden

    The movie jolts you with the realization that the AIDS epidemic and the public debate about such issues have retreated so far under the news radar as to be half-forgotten.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times Kevin Thomas

    In his illuminating, timelessly timely Sex Positive documentary, Daryl Wein calls attention both to unjustly neglected pioneering AIDS activist Richard Berkowitz and his still widely ignored groundbreaking promotion of safe sex.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Variety Dennis Harvey

    Daryl Wein's engrossing portrait of Richard Berkowitz is freshly engaging largely due to the subject himself.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Village Voice Melissa Anderson

    It helps that Wein's subject is such a fascinating, garrulous paradox.

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