About this movie
Cast & Crew
- Conrad O. Johnson, Sr.
- Craig Baldwin
- Craig Green
- Bruce Middleton
- Timothy Thompson
- Gerald Calhoun
- Gwen Walker
- Kirbyjon Caldwell
- Martha Samson
- Gaila Mitchell
- Mark Landsman
- Keith Calder
- Mark Landsman
- Jessica Wu
Reviews by Rotten Tomatoes
percent positive reviews
Tom Long, Detroit News
There's a purity -- sense of righteousness and reunion and optimism -- that makes Thunder Soul galvanizing. Also, the music is smoking hot, which is pretty amazing, considering it comes from a high...– Full review
William Goss, Film.com
All of the agreeable ingredients are there, but director Mark Landsman doesn't coast on the built-in feel-good factor.– Full review
John DeFore, Washington Post
Arguably, the current generation of funk and soul revivalists owes a debt to musicians who forged their astonishing sound in between Algebra study sessions.– Full review
Sheri Linden, Los Angeles Times
Though it sometimes overplays the sentimentality, "Thunder Soul" gets not just the music but also the sense of possibility for this post-civil-rights generation.– Full review
J. R. Jones, Chicago Reader
A precious scrap of American history.– Full review
Roger Moore, Orlando Sentinel
An uplifting and entertaining film...– Full review
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