• Saint Judy (2019)

Saint Judy

Release Date: March 1st, 2019

PG-13 |1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary

Attorney Judy Wood leads a legal battle that changes the law for immigrants who seek asylum in the United States.

Cast: Michelle Monaghan, Leem Lubany, Common , Alfred Molina, Alfre Woodard, Peter Krause, Gabriel Bateman, Ben Schnetzer

Director: Sean Hanish

Genres: Drama , Biography

Production Co: Cannonball Productions

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Tiffany TchobanianFilm Threat

    Although the pace lags at times and the narrative is a bit cliched, Saint Judy reminds us what America represents to the world. This timely and inspiring film instills faith in justice and human decency. show more

  • 70
    Stephen FarberThe Hollywood Reporter

    It is Monaghan who keeps the movie on track, capturing Judy’s fire along with her sometimes aggravating tenacity. This honest actress is incapable of idealizing the characters she plays, and her modest, energetic performance makes Saint Judy — which might have been a dry textbook lesson — engaging and moving. show more

  • 55
    Monica CastilloTheWrap

    It’s a letdown for a movie that has its heart in the right place to resort to so many clichés. show more

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