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June 23, 2017 This deeply satisfying military drama demonstrates that a simple, even familiar story can be powerfully effective when told with big heart and solid craft.Read in Source
July 07, 2017 Comes across as bait for Upworthy.com, but the film is eventually quite touching affectingRead in Source
June 26, 2017 Megan Leavey ultimately nails a few moments you weren't expecting it to, almost making up for its lack of focus and unwillingness to commit to its main storyline.Read in Source
June 15, 2017 Director Gabriela Cowperthwaite's spare handheld camera work comes into its own once the canine teams are out in the field.Read in Source
New York Observer
June 09, 2017 With a female-directed, female-driven film this small, criticizing it feels like beating a baby seal. While well intentioned, the human-and-dog interest story lacks narrative drive and star Kate Mara is a limp noodle.Read in Source
Globe and Mail
June 09, 2017 The film - the feature directorial debut for Gabriela Cowperthwaite, whose orcas-in-peril documentary, Blackfish, struck a nerve - treats the handler/dog relationship with respect, not cheap sensationalism.Read in Source
July 06, 2017 A heartfelt and touching film featuring one of Kate Mara's best performances.Read in Source
June 09, 2017 "Megan Leavey" isn't a big, or particularly surprising picture; it sketches out a simple story and then, reliably delivers.Read in Source
June 19, 2017 Kate Mara is raw and riveting in the title role, a marine who ends up in combat in Iraq with a bomb-sniffing German shepherd. It's a true story that earns your tears.Read in Source
June 09, 2017 If you're looking for a good cry, Megan Leavey gets the job done, I suppose. But it's a bit like a wet kiss from a puppy.Read in Source
Killer Movie Reviews
July 05, 2017 ... bluntly, and brilliantly, defies convention on many fronts, including the cardinal rule: make the protagonists cuddly.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...