Metascore
56

Mixed or average reviews - based on 18 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 18
  2. Negative: 1 out of 18
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  1. An artlessly powerful performance by newcomer Nicole Behaire anchors American Violet.
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No user score yet- Awaiting 1 more rating

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
  1. JayH.
    Oct 4, 2009
    6
    Predictable but generally well done drama. Nicole Beharie is excellent in the lead role. Fair screenplay, it didn
  2. JuanaH.
    Apr 21, 2009
    10
    I saw this movie and it really was an eyeopener as to how the justice system works for some. The young actress did a great job.