Metascore
56

Mixed or average reviews - based on 21 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 9 out of 21
  2. Negative: 1 out of 21
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  1. Reviewed by: Lawrence Toppman
    May 26, 2011
    88
    I have never seen elementary schoolers more passionate about education than the ones I met at a school in rural Kenya, not far from the shadow of Mount Kilimanjaro.
User Score
7.2

Generally favorable reviews- based on 5 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
  1. Aug 18, 2014
    10
    It States the truth in words we cant explain with our own voice so this movie helps us explain it, and the British are in trouble :P, also iIt States the truth in words we cant explain with our own voice so this movie helps us explain it, and the British are in trouble :P, also i think learning has no age Full Review »
  2. Jun 23, 2011
    10
    It was so refreshing to see this movie! It kept me wondering what would happen next and I so enjoyed the true story that was told! I am onlyIt was so refreshing to see this movie! It kept me wondering what would happen next and I so enjoyed the true story that was told! I am only sad that the film marketing has been so poor and also so disgusted with the big critic reviews who gave mixed reviews! It was so nice to see a movie without the Hollywood trappings for glitz and shock that cheapens so much of what is out there! I would love more movies that challenge you to care more and make a difference in this world!!! Full Review »