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Human Nature Reviews

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Jeffrey Chen
Window to the Movies

[Kaufman and Gondry] dive right into the subject [of sex] to lay bare the pain of it, and to have us laugh at it.

Full Review Source: Window to the Movies | Original Score: 9/10

September 8, 2009
Todd Gilchrist
IGN Movies

Human Nature cleverly satirizes our most ridiculous- and in many ways, our most tragic- impulses, and finds a unique balance between light-hearted humor and abject farce.

Full Review Source: IGN Movies

July 2, 2008

Film Threat

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 3/5

December 6, 2005
Staci Layne Wilson

Not for everyone, but oddly charming. Great scenes with trained mice.

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January 1, 2005
Kurt Dahlke
Apollo Guide

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 84/100

January 18, 2003
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile

Risky, totally insane, at times brilliant, and absolutely original, Human Nature is a trip. A wonderfully wacky, weird satirical comedy that is hit and miss.

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

December 27, 2002
Rebecca Murray

Full Review Source: | Original Score: A-

December 17, 2002
Ron Wells
Film Threat

A little watered down Spike Jonze has to be entertaining some of the time, so this isn't a total loss.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 3/5

December 8, 2002
James Rocchi

Surreal comedy explores the differences between man and the animals -- and finds humans wanting.

Full Review Source: Netflix | Original Score: 4/5

November 7, 2002
Margaret A. McGurk
Cincinnati Enquirer

One of a kind, a fresh comedy of ideas, and a daft, deft poke in the funny bone.

Full Review Source: Cincinnati Enquirer | Original Score: 3/4

October 15, 2002
Eric D. Snider

Full Review Source: | Original Score: B+

September 18, 2002
Diana Saenger
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

Offers viewers a chance to laugh at themselves.

Full Review Source: ReelTalk Movie Reviews

August 2, 2002
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

... laughing, you can forgive the self-conscious mucking around with the metaphysical... [but] you wouldn't want to call it's cribbed iteration of Rousseau brilliant.

Full Review | Original Score: B

July 29, 2002
Marshall Fine
Journal News (Westchester, NY)

The year's happiest surprise, a movie that deals with a real subject in an always surprising way.

Full Review Source: Journal News (Westchester, NY) | Original Score: B+

July 15, 2002

Weird and wacky, but what else would you expect from the creators of Being John Malkovich?

Full Review

July 10, 2002
Madeleine Williams

Full Review Source: Cinematter | Original Score: 3.5/4

June 6, 2002
Audrey Rock-Richardson
Tooele Transcript-Bulletin (Utah)

What Kaufman has here is a brilliant, funny, painfully human, and delightfully creative social statement.

Full Review | Original Score: B+

May 30, 2002
Jack Garner
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Though not as tightly focused or as well-performed as Malkovich, Human Nature has its own absurdist flair.

| Original Score: 7/10

May 24, 2002
Vanessa Sibbald

While "Human Nature" isn't as brilliant or engrossing as "Being John Malkovich," it's still refreshing story telling -- nicely punctured with a surprise musical number straight out of "Snow White."

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3/4

May 17, 2002
Greg Muskewitz

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3/5

May 13, 2002
MaryAnn Johanson
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November 19, 2008
Todd McCarthy
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Time Out
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March 7, 2003
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San Diego Metropolitan
October 21, 2002
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Denver Rocky Mountain News
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