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  • Uno
  • Deux
  • Tre
  • Fire!

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Recent reviews

  • Love at First Sight

    Love at First Sight


    A 28 year-old playing 20 and a 32 year-old playing 22, neither of whom pull that off despite their likeability; a surreally candy colored sparkly London the likes of which the world has never seen (Barbie inspired, one must wonder?); a well-worn meet cute + missed connection plot combo. All this overrides the few truly charming and moving moments here. Pity.

  • Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris

    Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris


    A light and charming swath of tulle, but Lesley Manville's poise and intelligence makes it into something a bit sturdier.

Popular reviews

  • An Easy Girl

    An Easy Girl


    Some things this fine movie is about: the buried, unspoken grief of a daughter whose mother just died. The disconnect between another mother and daughter. Summertime. Female sexuality as power and commodity. Sex as enticer, and mystery. The perils of devaluing oneself. Inner emptiness. Female bodies. Friendship. Hero worship. Unexpected chivalry. Expected betrayal. Yachts. Cannes. Chanel handbags. Class, class, class, in many different forms, focusing on the jarring entry of a working class girl, Naima, age 16, to the playtime…

  • Paris When It Sizzles

    Paris When It Sizzles


    Clever at first, but that wears thin quickly.