Who Do You Love Synopsis
Leonard Chess (Alessandro Nivola) starts a record company in 1950s Chicago.
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Boxoffice Magazine

By Pam Grady
For the most part, though, Who Do You Love does a marvelous job of recreating the times and the music and, most of all, of bringing to life...
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70

Los Angeles Times

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Nostalgia and blues buffs who missed that lively film ("Cadillac Records") could do worse than this entertaining, if sometimes slight,...
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Who Do You Love, directed by Broadway veteran Jerry Zaks, pays attention to the music but to its credit pays even more attention to the...
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70

Chicago Reader

By Andrea Gronvall
Sitting on the shelf since 2008, when it was muscled out of the marketplace by "Cadillac Records," Sony's glossy, star-studded movie about...
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70

Variety

Ultimately an entertaining story about a deeply lonely man.
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63

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
I think more edge is needed, more reality about the racial situation at the time, more insight into how and why R&B and rock ’n’ roll...
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60

The New York Times

By Stephen Holden
Has neither the star power nor the epic sense of itself that infused “Cadillac Records,” the 2008 film on the same subject.
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50

New York Post

By Kyle Smith
There isn't anything especially wrong with Who Do You Love but there's nothing here that cries out to be seen, either. Read more:...
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40

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
The music will keep you in your seat, but there's so much more to this story. If only they'd gotten it right the second time around.
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Time Out New York

By David Fear
Even if you can miraculously avoid comparing this take on rock & roll record maker Leonard Chess (Nivola) to 2008’s similar Cadillac...
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DON'T MISS IT! IT'S THE BEST ONE I

By Klavdia
I saw the screening of it and I advice everyone to go see it! Acting is superb. Five stars to the writers. Its simple, touching, fresh and inspiring. I forgot already when was the last time I saw a...

"Who Do You Love" - a Film with an Edge

By ithappens
Gotta give the producers and writers kudos for finally exposing the dark character of Leonard Chess in the biopic, "Who Do You Love." OK, so he created a one of the first successful rock and roll...