Saint of 9/11
Saint of 9/11 (2006)

"Saint of 9/11" presents the turbulent, restless, spiritual and remarkable journey of Father Mychal Judge. Compassionate champion of the needy and forgotten, a beloved Fire Department Chaplain, rousing Irish-American balladeer and… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 6, 2006
DVD Release Date: September 12, 2006
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Critic Score: 84% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Andrew O'Hehir

Tears and emotions flow freely through the film, which successfully captures a little of the original horror and raw, unpoliticized emotion of that beautiful late summer day.

Lou Lumenick
New York Post

... a cinematic elegy for Father Mychal Judge ...

Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

Judge comes off as a warm, smart and courageous priest free of pretensions.

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John Anderson

Saint of 9/11, an unabashed tribute to Judge's life, struggles and Christian mission, does a good job of communicating what made Judge an inspiring figure to many, while making his life's work accessible and understandable.

Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News

Overly reverent but still immensely touching ...

Don Willmott

one more painful reminder of what New York lost that day

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Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

If you think you can't bear to see another World Trade Center movie, you should still see the new documentary, Saint of 9/11.

Gene Seymour

You come away from this movie with a bracing recognition that grace and perfection don't always share the same corners of the soul -- which doesn't and shouldn't prevent you from doing good works for others.

Ken Fox
TV Guide

This impressively mounted, feature-length eulogy for the courageous Franciscan friar who devoted his life to bringing peace, solace and reconciliation to all in need makes a compelling argument for canonization.

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[font=Century Gothic]Father Mychal Judge was a Franciscan monk and New York Fire Department chaplain whose death at the World Trade Center on 9/11 was captured… More