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Alice's Restaurant Reviews

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's worth checking out for the marvelous look back at how the counterculture dropouts related to each other and to the straight older generation in the late 1960s.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: A-

July 8, 2011

TIME Magazine
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[Penn] has transformed a charming shaggy-dog story into a melancholy epitaph for an entire era.

Full Review Source: TIME Magazine

November 21, 2008

TV Guide's Movie Guide

To his credit, Penn refused to romanticize his subjects, and the film stands as a fairly accurate chronicle of the times.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 3/4

November 21, 2008
Nick Pinkerton
Village Voice
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Penn's genius overtakes the dropout romance, like a final post-bacchanal hangover that suggests liberation as an El Dorado dream.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

November 12, 2008
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

Inspired by Guthrie's ballad, Arthur Penn's film is a summation of the anti-establishment, anti-Vietnam War generation, clinging to the ideal of a collectivist life in a Stockbridge commune.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: B

February 10, 2006
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 3/5

August 12, 2005
Emily Blunt
Blunt Review

This is one of those time capsule films - for that it is important

| Original Score: 3/5

April 13, 2005
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Good work in a minor key.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 4/4

October 23, 2004
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

| Original Score: 4/5

November 6, 2003
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...the film itself remains a pleasant, oddball, and highly diverting glimpse into one of the country's most confusing times.

| Original Score: 7/10

January 1, 2000

Film4

Penn's strong sympathy with the outsider and anti-Establishment stance comes across in a film that appealed to those who could identify with this communal hippie haven, but now seems too naive and distant.

Full Review Source: Film4

November 21, 2008

Variety
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There are occasional flashes of wry humor and some rib-tickling sequences. But they are all too few.

Full Review Source: Variety

May 30, 2008
Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

Not nearly as good as everyone keeps telling you that it is.

| Original Score: 2/5

April 1, 2003
John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

The movie hasn't improved any over the years, but fortunately this version has Arlo Guthrie supplying commentary, making the DVD worth some historical value for '60s junkies.

Full Review Source: Old School Reviews | Original Score: D

April 17, 2001
Dan Jardine
Apollo Guide

In the end, the slap-dash narrative loses focus and credulity, particularly when the tale turns to the disintegrating relationship of Alice and Ray, and to an ill-developed subplot involving the ex-con drug addict Shelly.

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 67/100

March 22, 2001
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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Brilliantly visualised.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
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