Alice's Restaurant Reviews

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TIME Magazine
November 21, 2008
[Penn] has transformed a charming shaggy-dog story into a melancholy epitaph for an entire era.
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Nick Pinkerton
Village Voice
November 12, 2008
Penn's genius overtakes the dropout romance, like a final post-bacchanal hangover that suggests liberation as an El Dorado dream.
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Variety
May 30, 2008
There are occasional flashes of wry humor and some rib-tickling sequences. But they are all too few.
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Geoff Andrew
Time Out
June 24, 2006
Brilliantly visualised.
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
October 23, 2004
Good work in a minor key.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4