Nina Synopsis
She was one of the century's most extraordinary talents, a 15-time Grammy nominee and Grammy Hall of Fame Recipient; her mesmerizing songs and passionate politics combined to make her the unforgettable Nina Simone (Zoe Saldana).
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Nina

By gctigue3
My wife and I loved this movie! Zoe gets big kudos for studying and mimicking the great Nina Simone. Also, big points for her singing, acting AND, telling the full story of a very complicated,...

Loved it!

By dafneyagu
Loved it! Zoe does a very good job and she really gets into Nina's skin. And yes, Zoe can sing!!! For me it's a really good thing that she dared to sing the songs herself, it makes everything more...

Crap.

By jjamesj
If you love Nina Simone, DO NOT SEE THIS MOVIE. Go home, pour some wine, and listen to her music. Share a song with a friend. But do not support this absolute travesty....

Terrible

By ruth594
One of the worst movies I've ever seen. I adore Nina Simone but the acting and writing in this movie is so sub-par....

NINA SIMONE IS SPINNING IN HER GRAVE

By BlaxploitationLover
This was a movie that fooled me. It started off good, but quickly tanked! Let's start with the editing: It was really choppy. The direction was bad too. The depiction of mental illness (bi-polararity)...

A Pure Reflection of Nina Simone

By MsRareBreed
I must say that movie is awesome. Shown as a direct reflection of what a true artist may face. Blessed with an immeasurable talent Nina Simone refused to conform to "titles" and I understood exactly...

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What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Sometimes-edgy biopic of iconic musician doesn't dig deep.
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POSITIVE MESSAGES
POSITIVE ROLE MODELS
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
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CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
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