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Barry

Summary A young Barack Obama, known to his friends as Barry, arrives in New York City in the fall of 1981 to begin his junior year at Columbia University. In a crime-ridden and racially charged environment, Barry finds himself pulled between various social spheres and struggles to maintain a series of increasingly strained relationships with his...

Directed By: Vikram Gandhi

Written By: Adam Mansbach

Barry
Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 17 Critic Reviews
72
User Score Mixed or Average Based on 29 User Ratings
5.9
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Summary A young Barack Obama, known to his friends as Barry, arrives in New York City in the fall of 1981 to begin his junior year at Columbia University. In a crime-ridden and racially charged environment, Barry finds himself pulled between various social spheres and struggles to maintain a series of increasingly strained relationships with his...

Directed By: Vikram Gandhi

Written By: Adam Mansbach

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Generally Favorable Based on 17 Critic Reviews
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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 17 Critic Reviews
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82% Positive
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18% Mixed
3 Reviews
0% Negative
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34% Mixed
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Mixed or Average Based on 29 User Ratings
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48% Positive
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34% Mixed
10 Ratings
17% Negative
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Production Company Black Bear, Cinetic Media
Release Date Dec 16, 2016
Duration 1 h 44 m
Rating TV-MA
Tagline Before he was Barack, he was...
Film Independent Spirit Awards
1 Nomination
Image Awards (NAACP)
1 Nomination
Central Ohio Film Critics Association
1 Nomination