Dreamgirls

  • Our critic's rating:
    Date:
    November 1, 2009

    What the popular press said...

    "Bluntly drawn, pastels-saturated production."
    Ben Brantley for New York Times

    "Though it doesn't hit euphoric heights."
    Joe Dziemianowicz for New York Daily News

    "Incredibly entertaining, even when the seams are showing."
    Elisabeth Vincentelli for New York Post

    "Killer looks, music to spare and a couple of new stars in its pocket."
    Jeremy Gerard for Bloomberg

    "This electric revival is anything but second-rate."
    David Sheward for Back Stage

    "Glitter, glitz and gusto mostly intact."
    Michael Kuchwara for Associated Press

    "Vocal talent... compensate for stiff acting and a shortage of emotional clout."
    David Rooney for Variety

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