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Based on 5 Reviews
critic reviews (5)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 75
    Peter Keough Boston Globe

    In a year when black filmmaking has surged with Oscar-touted films such as “The Butler” and the upcoming “12 Years a Slave,” Murray’s Things Never Said has a quiet eloquence of its own. show more

  • 50

    If this particular kind of performance is not your cup of tea (and, admittedly, it is not mine), you might find yourself resisting the journey of female empowerment and the uplift that's ultimately in store. show more

  • 60
    Sheri Linden Los Angeles Times

    The earnest mash-up of spoken-word performance, domestic drama and soapy romance in Things Never Said is unwieldy, to be sure, and would have sunk a less charismatic cast. show more

  • 40
    Ernest Hardy Village Voice

    To be fair, the cast is largely good, given the material. show more

  • 63
    Stephanie Merry Washington Post

    When it comes to writing the poetry that Kalindra recites, Murray knows how to do more with less; he needs to apply that lesson to his filmmaking, too. show more

  • October 20, 2013 MaryAnna
    Report This User

    Missed the premier Friday in Sugarland, Texas, but going today to support family Joyce Wise . Will give you all the lowdown when I get back.

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