Venus And Serena
Venus And Serena (2013)

Venus and Serena takes an unfiltered look into the remarkable lives of the greatest sister-act professional tennis has ever seen. In a sport where they were not welcomed, the indomitable Williams sisters faced the opposition with grace and… More

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: May 10, 2013
DVD Release Date: July 2, 2013
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Critic Score: 77% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Catherine Bray
Time Out

An amiable enough overview, with the occasional 'say what?' moment.

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Alissa Simon

An engaging, warts-and-all look at the Williams sisters.

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Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

This documentary shows that the Williams sisters have always been judged by a different standard than everyone else, except in terms of wins and losses. It is the Williams family against the world, and they like it that way.

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Loren King
Boston Globe

Does the film pull back the curtain on who they are and what drives them? Not so much.

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Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald

The film works better as a thrilling but superficial celebration of two incredible athletes instead of a personal portrait of two world-famous women who continue to make sports history.

Kimber Myers
The Playlist

They've made the sport more interesting, both as black athletes and as women...we left Venus and Serena inspired us to get out in the sun and get moving. And call our siblings.

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Dan DeLuca
Philadelphia Inquirer

How much new does Venus and Serena have to tell us? Not enough.

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Alonso Duralde

Fans probably won't learn much they don't already know, but the film covers enough ground to feel like the movie equivalent of one of those lengthy, in-depth articles you used to get in the magazine of your Sunday newspaper.

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Steve O'Brien
Total Film

It doesn't quite get inside their heads, but it's brimming with vigour - rather like the girls themselves.

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