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Based on 10 Reviews
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  • 38
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    It's strictly amateur hour. show more

  • 40
    Sheri Linden The Hollywood Reporter

    This tale of the theater could have used more time on the road. show more

  • 38
    New York Post

    It's like "Waiting for Guffman" without the wit or irony. show more

  • 11
    Marc Savlov Austin Chronicle

    Awash in the obvious and sports a patently predictable outcome. Somewhere, Stanislavsky is shrieking as well. show more

  • 25
    Marc Mohan Portland Oregonian

    The story is as predictable as it is saccharine. Apart from the presence of local landmarks, there's no reason the Rose City should be proud of this effort. show more

  • NA
    Lisa Schwarzbaum Entertainment Weekly

    A huge pile of horsefeathers is being peddled as fairy dust in Bigger Than the Sky. show more

  • 40
    Ed Park Village Voice

    At least Sean Astin, as a scene-chewing prima donna, seems to be having a good time--and mom Patty Duke gets to call him a "turd." show more

  • 30
    Kevin Thomas Los Angeles Times

    This heartfelt valentine to the stage leaves no cliché unturned. If it has anything to recommend, it is the loving portrayal of the camaraderie of those who participate in art for art's sake who, to quote Cyrano, "work without one thought of gain or fame." show more

  • 30
    The New York Times

    Finally it becomes clear that Mr. Corley's film is meant to be a tribute to the love of theater. It has just been posing as the story of one man's finding himself. show more

  • 30

    Unconvincing poser. show more

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