“ Stunning film, I cried when it ended .
“ Think I am better for having seen this movie, and it was enjoyable to see too.
“ Nevertheless, the emotional impact of the film was intense, I cared what happened to the people in the story, and important, timely issues were treated without becoming preachy.
“ This movie was more enjoyable than I thought it was going to be.
“ The movie had some lightly dark moments about a kid dealing with his father fighting overseas that is very relatable, but I really feel the movie suffers cause I found the little boy uninteresting, especially compared to the more seasoned actors around him.
“ If there is something to dislike, then some would probably believe that it is the contrived plot marked with a lot of coincidences.
“There was hatred of the Japanese almost everywhere, and well, predictable enough, there was a Japanese living in their village who have sided with the Americans.
“ boring and bigoted .
“ It amounts to simply one more stunning performance of power and beauty.
“ There are some original points in the movie though that can turn it to become entertaining and interesting.
“ Its inspirational, young, fresh, and entertaining.
“ A film where when you are watching it you completely forget what is going on outside and you are totally immersed into the story.
“ Little Boy will have you captivated and sitting on the edge of your seat!
“ My kids and wife were bored and a little disturbed.
“ My husband and I both enjoyed it so much, and we'll take our teen-aged daughter to see it again very soon.
“ Montaverde also composes some stunning shots of his lead actor, who is a strikingly beautiful child.
“ The illustration was compelling in a sense that it was used in context with the innocence of the boy.
“ The film is predictable.
“ I find the plot a LITTLE predictable or cliché.
“ I liked his character, the Japanese man living In a small town during World War 2 was worth watching.
“ Fantasies are predictable in that the ending is always the same.
“ Kudos to the director/writer for creating a strong story, hiring excellent actors, cinematic appeal in terms of locations, and ultimately delivering a movie that was stirring, thought-provoking and entertaining.
“ The acting is competent though predictable.
“When you can forget your surroundings and just get immersed in a movie for a couple of hours, it is a great thing.
“ LOVED ITThe film's cinematography was breathtaking.
“ Between tears of joy and tears of sorrow absorbing the emotions of the story with the characters themselves...
“ It is a professional, entertaining, and full of values.
“ Engaging storyline, amazing cinematography and great acting.
“ It is beautifully shot, all of the actors are top notch, the story is really good, very believable, unpredictable, nothing like 99% of movies out there.
“ It's hard to imagine a film that deals with such serious topics and "hard times" as being fun, but overall the film is very enjoyable for the entire family.
“ I was not expecting much more than a feel good movie, but was moved much more deeply throughout the entire film by the depth of the story line, the excellent acting and the engaging plot lines.
“ It takes you on an exciting emotional roller coaster with a beautiful message at the end that will take your breath away.
“ This movie is entertaining, far better than many garbage movies in last few months.
“ This was an amazing, riveting, flawlessly performed film wrapped around one of the most beautiful messages I have ever had the pleasure of being entertained into hearing and believing.
“"The Fascinating thing was, the blend between the real occurrence with the fictitious attachment.
“ A Beautiful Film With a Stunning Emily Watson Performance .
“ Much enjoyed it both times.
“ The aftermath scenes after Hiroshima were very intense.