Critic scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.
Lathan, charismatic and beautifully strong, holds the screen in every scene. Read full review
Makes hoops look like the sexiest game in town. Read full review
The conventional and the cliche are slam-dunked in favor of a fresh, authentic take on passion, ambition and coming of age. Read full review
The cinematic equivalent of a high, arching rainbow of a three-pointer from midcourt. Read full review
Never really more than an amiable Cinderella story, but it leavens its subject with such heart, such idealism and such pure eroticism that it's nearly a total success. Read full review
It's a tad too generic to be a slam dunk. Read full review
Love and basketball -- if you like either one, here is a movie for you. Read full review
The biggest missteps come toward the end, when Prince-Bythewood's storybook instincts get the best of her and force a wrap-up that doesn't feel earned. Read full review
Not as taut as it could have been, but I prefer its emotional perception to the pumped-up sports cliches I was sort of expecting. Read full review
One wishes producer Spike Lee had stepped in to give the dialogue some sass. Read full review
Be the first to rate
Fandango, the ultimate movie ticketing destination, is your source for movie tickets and movie times. Know before you go to the theater, watch HD movie trailers and videos in the highest quality available. Find movie reviews, theater listings, and detailed information about new and upcoming films. If you're interested in DVDs, visit our DVD section for reviews, movie photos, trailers, and more.
Copyright © 2013 Fandango. All rights reserved. Your Personal Box Office