Finding Joe Synopsis
Mythologist Joseph Campbell's teachings continue to impact our culture.
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The A.V. Club

By Tasha Robinson
Finding Joe feels like a homemade quilt: It's warm and comforting, but visually busy, with a repeating pattern that some will find stuffy...
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Everyone's comments are thoughtful and articulate but everyone stays "on message" so steadfastly that no dialogue ever ensues. It's 20...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Walter Addiego
Campbell's admirers will probably enjoy the documentary, but I don't think it will do much for anyone else.
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50

Los Angeles Times

By Kevin Thomas
Finding Joe is so centered on the self-realization of the individual that it provokes one to contemplate the millions of oppressed,...
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50

Variety

By Dennis Harvey
Campbell's career and influence encompass much wider fields of interest than are considered here, despite the picture's colorful surface....
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25

Slant Magazine

By Chuck Bowen
Finding Joe maintains that every person should, as Joseph Campbell wrote, "find your bliss," a potentially valuable nugget of wisdom that...
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20

Arizona Republic

By Richard Nilsen
It comprises some 20 talking heads, each pretty much saying the same thing, interspersed with film of children dressed up as mythical...
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Killer Elite

By martinparrot
Good action movie....

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By ecameron70
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Rated NR