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Before Sunset Reviews

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Stephen Carty
Flix Capacitor

While Before Sunset is absolutely consistent as a sequel to Before Sunrise, it's also likely to prove more relatable for those viewers who didn't connect with Jesse and Celine last time.

Full Review Source: Flix Capacitor | Original Score: 4/5

September 11, 2013
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a superior sequel that accomplishes everything that one might've hoped...

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 4/4

July 22, 2013
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

A stone-cold masterpiece.

Full Review Source: Antagony & Ecstasy | Original Score: 10/10

October 1, 2012
Christy Lemire
Associated Press
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It's a lovely, beguiling little film a rare treat during this overheated season of blockbusters. It's also an unusual example of a follow-up that doesn't seem forced, but expands effortlessly on the original.

Full Review Source: Associated Press

August 8, 2012
Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal
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The reunion has some lively moments, but a great deal of slow walking and fatuous talking about love, married life and sex.

Full Review Source: Wall Street Journal

August 8, 2012
Scott Tobias
AV Club
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Shooting in long takes, Linklater and his actors (who get co-screenwriting credit) allow the conversation to curlicue effortlessly from literate banter to matters of the heart, and sometimes to places in between.

Full Review Source: AV Club

August 8, 2012
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Charming, talky romance for older teens and adults.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 4/5

December 22, 2010
Nick Rogers
Suite101.com

As a romance streaked with regrets, obligations and fears, "Sunset" builds to a wistful, perfect conclusion - a fadeout infused with the idea that a memory's never finished as long as you're alive and one of the loveliest last-line exchanges of all time.

Full Review Source: Suite101.com | Original Score: 4/4

September 25, 2010
Dan Jardine
Cinemania

the film takes a miraculous healing turn at the end, and the characters rise above their ruefulness, and use it as a springboard into hope

Full Review Source: Cinemania | Original Score: 91/100

January 17, 2010
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Well acted, very well written, well told, and bears yet another ending that will keep audiences wondering.

Full Review Source: Cinema Crazed | Original Score: 3.5/4

April 29, 2009
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile

Linklater, Hawke and Delpy have collaborated on the script, resulting in an enthralling snapshot of life from the point of view of two like souls who spark by just being in each other's presence.

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

October 18, 2008
Keith H. Brown
Eye for Film

Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy have reconvened to bring us this belated, yet very welcome sequel.

Full Review Source: Eye for Film | Original Score: 4/5

December 7, 2007
Peter Bradshaw
Guardian

Before Sunset retains most of what was engaging about the first movie: it has its gentleness, its romanticism and, most importantly, its idealism. What it has lost is the sense of mystery.

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

August 25, 2007
Philip French
Observer [UK]

I was charmed, engaged and moved by the delightful Before Sunset, and without having re-seen the earlier picture, it has been upgraded in my mind in the light of the new one.

Full Review Source: Observer [UK]

August 25, 2007
Rob Gonsalves
eFilmCritic.com

A gemlike minimalist triumph -- deeper and more provocative than its predecessor.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 5/5

July 23, 2007
Jordan Hiller
Bangitout.com

However, between Delpy, Hawke, and Linklater, a script was born and once again the couple meets, this time in Paris, this time for far fewer hours (and in real time).

Full Review Source: Bangitout.com | Original Score: 3/4

August 17, 2006

Time Out
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At the risk of overhyping 80 minutes of intimate real-time, this is the soul of generosity, a beautifully vibrant and big-spirited film.

Full Review Source: Time Out

February 9, 2006
Uri Lessing
www.kcactive.com

The dialogue captivates without ever feeling forced or cinematic...

Full Review Source: www.kcactive.com | Original Score: 5/5

July 25, 2005
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

The characters eventually manage to get beyond their existential ennui and incessant talking to something approaching romance.

Full Review Source: Laramie Movie Scope | Original Score: B

February 3, 2005
Gabe Leibowitz
Film and Felt

The final 25 minutes of Before Sunset, starting with excruciatingly honest admissions from both parties in a car backseat, are the best filmmaking I've ever seen.

Full Review Source: Film and Felt | Original Score: 97/100

January 20, 2005
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