"Becoming does a beautiful job of showing a more personal side of Michelle Obama. We learn about her family, her insecurities, her motivation to succeed, and her impact..."
"The film’s Black characters are allowed to create their space, set their own rules, and most importantly, to just be without having to justify or excuse their blackness to other people."
"it's hard to root for Devi when nine times out of ten, her trip-ups occur because of her persistent, unyielding belief that she is the victim"
"Barry Jenkins’ seal of approval, which had me dancing around the house for a good 5 minutes."
"Pro tip: perhaps don't include moments of alcohol consumption, drunkenness, and heavy hallucinations in a movie for young children."