Find Movie Theaters & Showtimesfor
Videos & Photos
Movie Info & Cast
Atom User Reviews
Consistently engrossing as well as informative, the film delivers a richly humanistic portrait of a complex, indefatigable figure who introduced multiple awestruck generations to the wonders beneath the sea.
Garbus’s approach is respectful, never hagiographic and allows room for consideration of Cousteau’s professional regrets and personal failings.
“Becoming Cousteau” could have used a little more focus on his earthly experiences.