• The Freedom to Marry (2017)

The Freedom to Marry

Release Date: March 3rd, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 26 min

Plot Summary

The inside story of the same-sex marriage movement through the eyes of those who led the fight.

Director: Edward Rosenstein

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Eyepop Productions


Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Dan CallahanTheWrap

    The Freedom to Marry is a movie that discourages complex thinking or contradiction, but there are little hints here and there of something more frightening and unstable. show more

  • 83
    Leah GreenblattEntertainment Weekly

    If the 
story’s outcome is hardly a 
mystery — the landmark case was affirmed by a 5–4 margin in June 2015 — and the look of the film itself a little docu-drab, it’s also a shrewd and frequently moving testament to the true nature of change. show more

  • 70
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    Though cameras weren't allowed in the courtroom, Rosenstein gets a whiff of the drama there by watching as Bonauto reviews her own performance after the fact, pausing after each exchange to dispassionately critique the way she made her case. show more

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