Harriet

Harriet

Harriet

Cynthia Erivo (Widows) is iconic freedom fighter Harriet Tubman, who escaped from slavery in 1849 and went on to help free hundreds of others through the Underground Railroad.

2020Rating: CTC125 minsUSA
DramaTrue Story & BiographyHistorical

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Harriet / Reviews

Screen Daily

Screen Daily

A thoughtful biopic that grows more involving the more it shrugs off its tendency towards the reverential.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

History, heroism and leadership are the stuff of Kasi Lemmons' rousing and heartfelt film about the life and times of Harriet Tubman, the Spartacus of the American south.

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Variety

Variety

"Harriet" is nothing if not a dutiful and eye-opening salute. But it still leaves you feeling that the great movie about Harriet Tubman has yet to be made.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

If the movie doesn't escape the hagiographic trap of the reverent biopic, it nonetheless will move audiences with a taste for large-canvas inspirational drama.

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Collider

Collider

Kasi Lemmons' movie only provides a surface level look at the iconic liberator.

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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

It's a disappointing and formulaic portrait. Erivo - and Harriet Tubman - deserve a better vehicle.

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Vanity Fair

Vanity Fair

A vaster and in many ways wilder film than it will get credit for.

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