G-Dog (2013)

G-DOG is about second chances - about a charismatic visionary who launched the largest, most successful gang intervention and rehab program in the US, now an international model, Homeboy Industries. G-DOG tells the entertaining, hilarious… More

Directed By:
Rated: Unrated
Running Time:
Release Date: April 22, 2013
Add Your Rating
Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
User Score

Critic Score: 100% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michael Nordine
Village Voice

G-Dog belongs to a long line of feel-good documentaries that win audience awards at film festivals and make you feel like a jerk for not liking them.

Full review…
Renee Schonfeld
Common Sense Media

Inspiring docu about gang intervention program in LA.

Full review…
John DeFore
Hollywood Reporter

Doc offers an inspiring case study in acceptance-centric rehab model.

Full review…
Kirk Honeycutt

Freida Mock's doc about Father Boyle and Homeboy Industries is a strong, vibrant, resolute film that captures the essence of the miracles happening in downtown L.A.

Full review…
Christopher Long
Movie Metropolis

You don't have to believe in God to believe that Father Greg Boyle is doing God's work.

Full review…
John Esther
UR Chicago Magazine

What Homeboy Industries means to these men and women -- usually young, often felons -- is the focal point of Freida Lee Mock's inspiring documentary.

Full review…
More reviews for G-Dog