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...

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....

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....

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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VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
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CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
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