Excerpt: Pride is sneaky-good. It’s not groundbreaking in any way, but it’s uplifting and packs a pertinent point, all the while wrapped in the garment of an old-fashioned British working-class comedy.
Excerpt: All attempts fail at forcing a by-the-numbers narrative template on a fact-based story about unlikely bedfellows uniting against Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher’s mid ’80s reign of anti-union and anti-gay rhetoric and public policies.
Frank Swietek @ One Guys Opinion
Excerpt: A film that deals with serious matters, but does so in a way that makes it an irresistible crowd-pleaser.
David Upton @ So So Gay
Excerpt: One scene, a quiet scene involving the making of the most weakly flavoured sandwiches you may ever see, typifies the film’s wonderfully observed character interactions, putting together two characters we’ve barely seen interact but know have a deep history (it’s hard to avoid in a village this tight-knit) for a gentle revelation that lies at the heart of the film’s understanding of the world.