Opening

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53% This Is Where I Leave You Sep 19
—— A Walk Among the Tombstones Sep 19
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67% The Hundred-Foot Journey $2.4M

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—— Two Night Stand Sep 26
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Roozi ke zan shodam (The Day I Became a Woman) Reviews

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Wesley Lovell
Cinema Sight

..."The Day I Became a Woman" doesn't really capture the imagination at the end.

| Original Score: 2/4

September 28, 2001
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

These simple episodes are all admirable but rarely engaging.

Full Review Source: Internet Reviews | Original Score: 2.5/4

May 2, 2001
Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat

Zzzzzzzzzzzzz.

Full Review Source: Aisle Seat | Original Score: 1/4

April 10, 2001
Steven Rosen
Denver Post
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It has only fitful power as a work of art and/or entertainment.

Full Review Source: Denver Post

April 6, 2001
Rod Armstrong
Reel.com

Too flimsy and brief (at a scant 78 minutes) to really have an impact.

| Original Score: 2.5/4

April 6, 2001
Greg Muskewitz
eFilmCritic.com

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 2/5

May 21, 2001

E! Online

Scenes run long, becoming repetitive and spinning their wheels -- literally.

Full Review Source: E! Online

April 6, 2001
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Still more evidence of how healthy and alive the Iranian cinema is, even in a society we think of as closed.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3.5/4

April 6, 2001
Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter
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This film catapults Meshkini into the 'Someone to Watch' category.

April 9, 2001
Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
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Full Review Source: Chicago Reader | Original Score: 3/4

February 7, 2001
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

This is just about the lightest and most agreeable of the umpteen Iranian films I've seen.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid

May 26, 2006
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

reasonably intriguing

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 3/5

March 29, 2001
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

These three brief but poignant dramas will steal your heart with their unique mix of unvarnished simplicity and metaphoric richness.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

April 5, 2001
Sean Axmaker
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Achieves its social commentary through passion and poetry.

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

April 6, 2001
MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher

A scathing indictment of the harsh, stifling treatment of women in Iran.

Full Review Source: Flick Filosopher

April 11, 2001
Jeanne Aufmuth
Palo Alto Weekly

...pulsing with energy, fear, and determination

| Original Score: 3.5/4

April 24, 2001
Laura Clifford
Reeling Reviews

"The Day I Became a Woman" is a trio of fables which simply yet evocatively lay out the problems of being a woman in Iran.

Full Review Source: Reeling Reviews | Original Score: B

May 23, 2001
David N. Butterworth
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Not wholly successful, but it does have enough intriguing elements to warrant a viewing.

Full Review Source: rec.arts.movies.reviews | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 1, 2000
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The three stories reflect how women suffer from repression because of the strict observance of Muslim law.

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

January 1, 2000
J. Hoberman
Village Voice
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The sense of cosmic simultaneity [is] the most effective aspect of the film.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

April 4, 2001
Sam Adams
Philadelphia City Paper
April 6, 2001
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
December 10, 2001
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews
January 1, 2000
Jean Lowerison
San Diego Metropolitan
October 21, 2002

Guardian
January 6, 2002

Boston Phoenix
March 24, 2002

Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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February 21, 2004

Time Out
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January 26, 2006
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