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Free Zone Reviews

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Robert Davis
Paste Magazine

There's an art to ambiguity -- there really is... Left to their own devices, viewers will fill in the blanks, but when the movie starts filling them in itself, you have to wonder about the mismatch.

Full Review Source: Paste Magazine | Original Score: 3/5

June 5, 2008
Jordan Hiller

While Portman does outshine everyone and everything on screen and though she certainly gets credit for making the résumé sacrifice in the spirit of embracing her heritage, Free Zone does nothing for her in return

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 1/4

October 2, 2007
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

Without much effort you can imagine the corkboard littered with index cards mapping out the political clashes this cast is asked to act out in their robotic interactions.

Full Review Source: Film Freak Central | Original Score: 1/4

May 3, 2007
Eric Monder
Film Journal International

Much of it is labored and overemphatic.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

March 1, 2007
Jeff Shannon
Seattle Times
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A rambling road movie with noble intentions and an excess of speechifying.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 2/4

September 29, 2006
Sean Axmaker
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

The elder actresses simmer as they warily interact, but the dialogue is more schematic than dramatic...

Full Review Source: Seattle Post-Intelligencer | Original Score: C

September 28, 2006
Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle

The milieu he chooses -- essentially one long, queerly prosaic car ride to nowhere -- robs the film of much of its dramatic force.

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 2.5/5

July 27, 2006
Michael Dequina

Portman and the audience are stranded in the middle, on the outside looking in, with nothing to do and patience increasingly wearing thin.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2/4

July 26, 2006
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

An exceptional new film.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid | Original Score: 3.5/4

July 20, 2006
Wesley Morris
Boston Globe
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A minor movie on a major subject, a drama with an almost unbearable lightness.

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 2.5/4

July 7, 2006
Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News
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The movie -- a metaphor for the tangled, impossible state of Israeli/Palestinian relations -- only intermittently clicks.

| Original Score: C+

June 30, 2006
Todd Jorgenson
Denton Record Chronicle (TX)

...never seems to gain much emotional traction throughout its meandering female road trip, despite some provocative subject matter.

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June 14, 2006
Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

Shot mostly in close-ups, it's a fascinating road movie with an absurdist allegorical finale.

Full Review Source: New Times

June 2, 2006
Geoff Pevere
Toronto Star
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Without fail, Gitai's determination to churn everything into metaphoric mud prevails.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 1.5/4

June 2, 2006
Liz Braun
Jam! Movies

Free Zone has a somewhat challenging narrative made more problematic by the difficulty involved in caring about the characters.

Full Review Source: Jam! Movies | Original Score: 2.5/5

June 2, 2006
Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail
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Too slight as a metaphor for the larger catastrophe of the Mideast, too preachy to work as an emotionally compelling drama.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 2/4

June 2, 2006
Philip Wuntch
Dallas Morning News
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Much of the dialogue is didactic and pedantic. And when not didactic and pedantic, it's plodding and dull.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News | Original Score: C+

June 2, 2006

Maybe being stuck in the car is supposed to give you that claustrophobic feeling that you're in the middle of this, but it feels like a low-budget home movie from a vacation you wouldn't want to take.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2/5

June 2, 2006
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

Despite dealing with a journey, this confused and confusing movie seems to go nowhere.

Full Review Source: One Guy's Opinion | Original Score: C-

June 1, 2006
Marc Mohan

A vague and underdeveloped story that makes a tired point about the ability of female relationships to rise above hatred and conflict.

Full Review Source: Oregonian | Original Score: C+

May 26, 2006
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