Lucky Reviews

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Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times
July 22, 2011
Nearly every step the movie makes feels completely random, with no payoff.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5
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Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News
July 15, 2011
Thank your lucky stars I had to see Gil Cates Jr.'s darkly comic misfire early enough to warn you against wasting your own time and money.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
July 14, 2011
Mr. Hanks performs with customary blankness and a woeful lack of chemistry with his hardworking co-star.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
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Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter
July 14, 2011
Nothing is bleaker than failed black comedy, which this is.
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Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
July 13, 2011
The concept, perilously high, is further overloaded by performances that are perilously broad, particularly from Graynor and an ill-used Ann-Margret as Ben's mother.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
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Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out
July 13, 2011
It gets bogged down in slo-mo indie quirk when it should be faster, more in our face.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
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Nick Pinkerton
Village Voice
July 12, 2011
Drama cannot live on wobbly metaphors alone, and the untenable roles are played without charisma.