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  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    At the end of the day, though, thanks to the moral complications expressed by the abortion doctors and patients, this movie gives us more than enough room to help weigh these issues on our own terms. show more

  • 80
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Whether one is pro-life, pro-choice or without an opinion on the issue, After Tiller provides personal insight into a heart-wrenching, complex reality. The film does not pretend to be an answer to the abortion controversy but rather a presentation of the people who are demonized, correctly or incorrectly, for their actions. show more

  • 85
    David Ehrlich

    The human imperative informs every aspect of After Tiller, resulting in an unexpectedly warm film. show more

  • 75
    Bill Stamets Chicago Sun-Times

    The ethical considerations of these physicians and their patients is the focus, not the pro-lifers and their death threats. show more

  • 75
    Sara Stewart New York Post

    After Tiller is groundbreaking in giving voice not only to the doctors, but to those who always seem to get overlooked in the high-volume political debate about this topic: the women themselves. show more

  • 75
    Andrew Schenker Slant Magazine

    It gives a true sense of how the forces of a hypocritically religious country has burdened countless young women with a lifetime of misplaced guilt. show more

  • 75

    After Tiller takes the politically divisive, emotionally charged issue of late-term abortions and portrays it with grace, understatement and humanity. show more

  • 63
    The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    It’s humanizing and heartbreaking. show more

  • 70
    Scott Tobias The Dissolve

    This is grave business, and After Tiller registers the weight of it. show more

  • 60
    David Parkinson Empire

    A laudably even-handed examination of a highly charged subject. show more

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