Written August 29, 2016
As an African American Studies teacher, I absolutely loved this movie. From beginning to end, it was entertaining.
Written January 16, 2017
The story of his life was amazingly portrayed, I cried the last 30 minutes of the film. I wish they would have shown more of his life as a Butler in the White House and not so much liberal Hollywood crap.
Written February 28, 2017
I am a fourteen year old girl so I was slightly worried that this movie would be boring. It was the opposite. There were always different conflicts that kept popping up and every character's personality developed a lot by the end of the movie.
Written September 01, 2013
What a wonderful movie! Oprah and Forest Whitacker gave Oscar worthy performances. Enjoyed all the actors portrayals of historic figures of the twentieth century. This movie made me laugh and cry several times. I grew up during these decades and it brought back many memories and emotions and puts everything into perspective. So glad for these Freedom Fighters and for the insider's vantage point and price he paid for all his family's sufferings while he truly served his country. The best film by far I've seen in all my 60 years! Thank you for making it. It needed to be told for the younger generations.
Written October 26, 2016
My emotions were absolutely all over the place! I wept several times and as I walked out of the theatre I had to use great control not to weep. A wonderful film that touched on many difficult times in American history. Superb acting, although I must admit that Oprah was Oprah.