Little Women

critic Reviews

95% Certified Fresh Tomatometer Score95%
  • With a stellar cast and a smart, sensitive retelling of its classic source material, Greta Gerwig's Little Women proves some stories truly are timeless.
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    Pablo VillaçaCinema em Cena
    Gerwig avoids the common mistake of ending up creating an anachronistic and artificial tone by bringing a modern sensibility to a period piece. [Full review in Portuguese]
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    Alonso Díaz de la VegaEl Universal
    It is a correct film in the technique and tender in emotions. [Full Review in Spanish]
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    Jorge Ignacio CastilloPlanet S Magazine
    Purists may scoff, but I'd argue this version is the most accurate of all.
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    Frank SwietekOne Guy's Opinion
    A well-nigh perfect adaptation, which captures the spirit of Alcott's work with grace, affection and great good humor, while being both touching and a mite daring.
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    David N. ButterworthLa Movie Boeuf
    In Greta Gerwig's fine retelling of Louisa May Alcott's revered classic, the giddy gaggle that is the mad March clan are an easy lot to love.
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    Katherine MonkEx-Press.com
    Gerwig shows us the dazzling confusion of youth, meted out in measured doses of mature reverie. She fully absorbs the material as her own, manipulating the timelines ... to evoke a sense of memory and a continuous stream of thought and theme.
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    Aloma RodríguezLetras Libres
    The worst aspect of the movie is that sometimes it seems like a long advertisement of the virtues of sorority, a product placement for feminism. [Full Review in Spanish]
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    Jennifer HeatonAlternative Lens
    This is the kind of literary recontextualisation I absolutely love to see.
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    Diane PershingMalibu Times
    It is a glorious, passionate film, filled with siblings who love and fight with each other with an equal fierceness that none of the other adaptations has managed to convey.
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    Jourdain SearlesBitch Media
    Moments like these are reminders of the urgency of the text, and of how rewarding it can be for a contemporary audience to re-examine the classic stories we read in our childhood.
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