Orlando Sentinel/Rotten Tomatoes website
(FL) - Roger Moore
4 STARS! "...a splendid documentary... that does most everything you'd want a good documentary to
do... and changes the way we look at these people..."
Portfolio Weekly (VA) - Gregory Epps
4 STARS! "...local screening of a new documentary about growing up in the military draws a packed crowd — and
for good reason... her acclaimed film is simply a well-done documentary..."
School Library Journal - Mike Brown "...a powerful glimpse of life 'inside the fortress.' It is a must see for Brats and
will be surprisingly popular with non-Brats..."
Old School Reviews -
John Nesbit "...commands attention as the most detailed non-fictional account of this
Military Brats Magazine - Trent & Amanda "Some people still don't even know we are here. They don't even try to understand what
we go through. We are glad to see movies like "Brats-Our Journey Home" because it tells
the world we are here."
South County Independent (RI) - Doug Norris "...powerful... illuminating... compelling... at the heart of this fascinating documentary
is the universal need for belonging... brats experience the world and what it means to be
American in ways that most of us will never understand..."
Mexican (NM) - Robert Nott "...absorbing..."
The Fort Huachuca Scout (AZ) - Tanja Linton "The discussion with Musil almost took on the air of a revival meeting as total
strangers who thought they had an unusual childhood realized they had so much in
common with each other."
Associated Content - Lucy Newman "...pointed out many truths that seemed to have lifted a heavy weight from shoulders...
at the end of the movie I felt as if someone understood me and I wasn't alone..."
Marine Corps News - Heather Owens "...rapidly becoming a cult classic among former dependents of military members..."
New England Entertainment
Digest - George T. Marshall (Executive Director, Rhode Island International Film Festival) "Strongly and creatively directed... the film hit home."
Youth for Christ Military Youth Ministry
- Executive Director "Watching 'BRATS: Our Journey Home' is one of the best steps one can take to expand or
become more effective with the military community!"
Simply Sandra - Sandra Okamoto, Reporter,
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer, Columbus, GA "Boy, was it great!"