Review by momofmichael
December, 31 2009
Pros: Leading roles played by big names
Cons: Overdone drama, overused theme
Review by whitem4blkw_98
September, 24 2007
Pros: Seeing my favorite African American sex symbol Halle Berry naked in sex acts.
Cons: Plot could have been improved
Review by CyndiA
February, 25 2006
Pros: Vivid story. Important themes. Great acting.
Cons: This was too much for a night home alone.
Review by tommyawok82
January, 26 2006
Pros: Billy Bobby Boy T, Halle StrawBerry, Old bald man
Cons: It is too long, it could do with being 5-7 minutes shorter.
Review by violinist602
March, 16 2004
Pros: Believe it or not but Sean P. Combs. My review will be funny, but true.
Cons: Senseless nudity, graphic sex scenes,child abuse, advertised Jack Daniels
Review by appleboyswife
February, 12 2004
Cons: Lots of nudity & Horrible plot
Review by CoyoteWoman
November, 25 2003
Pros: Everything Except Halle Berry's Character Portrayal
Cons: Good lord, I forgot about the following: The son's pointless existence in this film.
Review by tunesjer
October, 15 2003
Pros: Anyone listing a positive has got to be fooling.
Cons: 100 % no good. I want my money back, please.
Review by millinocket
August, 13 2003
Pros: Halle Berry is pretty
Cons: The movie is not
Review by jarvococker
May, 16 2003
Pros: Powerful subject matter; great lead performances by Thornton and Berry.
Cons: Film often feels like it owes too much to plots of other better films
Review by openeyes
April, 01 2003
Pros: Halle Barry sex scene, good acting
Cons: Plot isn't very interesting, Puff Daddy
Review by writersecret
January, 20 2003
Pros: Monster's Ball begins with the tragic death of an inmate and his family. Good.
Cons: Some sexual scenes could have been deleted and results improved.
Review by spacecadet16
January, 12 2003
Pros: Difficult to find any ...
Cons: Way too much sexual content, poorly developed plot
Review by patrick_walsh
December, 17 2002
Pros: Powerful drama, Excellent Acting, Good soundtrack.
Cons: Chance meeting defies belief. Difficult dialogue for us non Americans.
Review by nolan_j_sephoy
December, 15 2002
Pros: Not many
Cons: Maybe I'm an idiot but Halle Berry is terrible in this piece of trash.
Review by n_moritz
December, 09 2002
Pros: Halle Barry Naked
Cons: Billy naked and boring, undeveloped, unbelievable, unrealistic plot
Review by flamepillar
November, 18 2002
Pros: Music, "corrections" burning, and believe it or not, P-Diddy's performance.
Cons: A little bit of unbelievable cruelty
Review by sublimemalibu
September, 05 2002
Pros: well cast, written, and shot
Cons: introduction of some characters that are not well developed
Review by highbeatz
August, 29 2002
Pros: Amazing work of cinematic art
Cons: unnecessary sex scenes
Review by britneyxgirl
August, 19 2002
Pros: incredible acting, interesting plot
Cons: emotionally draining and confusing at times
Review by queensades
August, 13 2002
Pros: Acting is amazing, plot is interesting.
Cons: Gritty, with a few unwatchable love scenes.