A Man Named Pearl Synopsis
The story of Pearl Fryar, a self-taught topiary artist, who shares the full expression of his humanity.
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This doc is cool!!!

By knoxdude
If you ever needed a break from the crazy everyday life we all live then this is it. This doc is like a breath of fresh air in an overcrowded, airport smoking area. It is sublime and subtle and...

A Man named Pearl

By myst41
A new resident of Bishopville SC wanted to win the Yard of the Month award from the local garden club. Without any formal training he has created one of the most unique topiary gardens in the...

The Feel Good Movie of 2008

By Fantainment
The African-American Edward Scissorhands of the South has arrived! Thank you Scott Galloway Brent Pierson for making this film. It is very rare to see positive films about African-Americans. How does...

You have to see A Man Named Pearl

By movie goer828
This movie is a blessing. I went with my entire family and we all loved it. It is an incredible journey about a humble man in a small town in SC. Despite the obstacles in his life, he is able to...

Very good movie!

By Thomas Griles
I thoroughly enjoyed this movie....

A rare documentary.

By Fred Story
"A Man Named Pearl" is a rare documentary. It's the story of how one quiet, simple man - through his passion for one quiet, simple thing, changed an entire community...and one humble...

A must see moving human interest story

By majik mickey
Had no idea what I was going to see and was utterly blown away. A terrific alternative to the BIG summer bloatbusters. Excellent!...

Inspirational Film... I'd see it again

By lovedocs
After watching this movie I was inspired to become a better person! It was a funny look at small southern towns, and the filming was beautiful. I left the theater wanting to go visit Pearl and his...

A pearl of a movie

By jpmoose
Sweet and inspiring, Pearl is a pleasure for movie fans of any age....

A Man Named Pearl

By catbird8
Uplifting, funny, and moving! The camera work and the progression and angles of the story are great! Well done!...

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