The blind side - a poor, undereducated 344-pound african-american teenager in memphis, whose father was murdered and whose mother was a crack addict, is shuffled through the public school system, despite his low grade point average and absenteeism. The blind side (2009) on imdb so when the creative loafers at sportschumpnet asked me to review the blind side, a sports movie i would never see,starring. It would be hard to overstate michael oher's level of disadvantage the movie doesn't tell it all but it's pretty close to the facts, which you can read about in michael lewis's book, the blind side: evolution of a game. The blind side movie review ‘the blind side’ is the real life story about micheal oher, an afro-american football player and his struggles from being an. Film review the blind side is the true story about baltimore ravens' right tackle mike oher, a young man who was taken in by a wealthy christian family in. Read the empire review of the blind side find out everything you need to know about the film from the world's biggest movie destination.
Film review: the blind side sandra bullock's a buoyant blast in this otherwise uninspired true sports story. Plugged in helps college student stand-up for his belief thanks for the great job you do in posting movie and television reviews online i’m a college freshman and i recently had a confrontational disagreement with my english professor regarding an r-rated film. This is the home for the nation’s premier blind movie critic jay forry’s reviews are syndicated across the nation on various radio stations and in newspapers. But few were prepared for the blind side the movie, made for just $29 million (see time's photo-essay the never-ending role of sandra bullock. The blind side writer-director john lee hancock takes the field with another feel-good sports drama the blind side film review: 'the price of everything.
A review of the 2010 movie the blind side directed by john lee hancock and starring sandra bullock on the 20/20 movie reviews website. Sandra bullock's oscar-winner is wholly unconvincing, says peter bradshaw. Sports movies have a long, troubled history of well-meaning white paternalism, with poor black athletes finding success through white charity but the blind side, based on michael lewis’ non-fiction book, finds a new low. Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing the blind side near you read reviews and buy movie tickets in advance.
The blind side movie review ‘the blind side’ is the real life story about micheal oher, an afro-american football player and his struggles from being an abandoned kid growing up in a foster home to a nfl (national football league) player after being adopted by the family, the touhys, who were white skinned americans. Is every extraordinary true story worth adapting to film it seems as though we’ve heard everything before, especially when it comes to down-on-their-luck athletes defying the odds well, michael oher’s story is pretty much just that, so the success of the blind side will rest in your hands is.
Carolina panthers left tackle michael oher said wednesday that the blind side, the movie about his life, has taken away from what he does as a player. While terrorism thrillers may be high on hollywood's to-do list lately, movies about escape from the rumored terrors of ghetto life by unusually large people, may not be far behind. Reviewing a few of the reviews of “the blind side,” a movie about the unlikely rise of offensive tackle michael oher, who now plays for the ravens. Contemptible people often mean well i thought this while watching the blind side—not just about the film's characters, but about both the filmmakers and the film.
“the blind side” is a movie made up almost entirely of turning points and yet curiously devoid of drama or suspense. The blind side is a feel-good sports drama about the intersection of race and athletics, with solid if unremarkable performances and a screenplay that strains just a little too hard for social relevance. Read what all the top critics had to say about the blind side at metacriticcom.
A well-to-do suburban white couple takes in a homeless teen he later on becomes a talented athlete who many fans and sports radio personalities favor. Based on 29 critic reviews provided it makes fewer compromises and doesn't shy from showing the true ugliness only hinted at in this movie, but the blind side is. John lee hancock’s movie entitled “the blind side” describes the struggle of a black man to become part of the white society michael oher. By cameron moore “the blind side” is the true story of michael oher, a homeless teenager who was able to overcome great obstacles in order to become a first round draft pick in the nfl.