• R, 1 hr. 32 min.
  • Drama, Romance
  • Directed By:
    Eric Styles
    In Theaters:
    Oct 29, 1999 Wide
    On DVD:
    May 16, 2000
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

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Dreaming of Joseph Lees Reviews

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
San Francisco Examiner

Unbelievably boring.

| Original Score: 0/5

March 26, 2003
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 1.5/5

January 1, 2000
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

This film reminded me of a Thomas Hardy type of novel that was written by someone who didn't have the writer's obvious talents.

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

January 1, 2000
Eric Monder
Film Journal International

For a film about romantic obsession, Joseph Lees barely delves into the heroine's psychological state

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

January 1, 2000
Greg Dean Schmitz
Greg's Previews at Yahoo! Movies

Most of the performances seem a bit thin and miscast, inspiring me to wonder what this film might've been like with different actors.

Full Review Source: Greg's Previews at Yahoo! Movies | Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
Janet Maslin
New York Times
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Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 2/5

January 1, 2000
Mike DeWolfe
Apollo Guide

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 64/100

January 1, 2000
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

A rather run-of-the-mill costume drama.

Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com | Original Score: 2/4

January 7, 2005
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 2/5

August 10, 2005
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B+

September 7, 2011
Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies

The strength of the film was not in its logic, but in Samantha Morton's performance as Eva.

Full Review Source: Goatdog's Movies | Original Score: 3/5

February 28, 2002
Jonathan Foreman
New York Post
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Beautifully shot and often moving.

| Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
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A beautifully articulated and acutely perceptive work with impeccable, carefully shaded performances.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 4/5

February 14, 2001

Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B+

October 29, 1999
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
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Susan Granger
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January 1, 2000
Kieron Corless
Sight and Sound
March 5, 2002
Charles Taylor
Salon.com
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January 1, 2000
Jessica Winter
Village Voice
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January 1, 2000
Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture
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January 1, 2000
Susan Green
Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002
Derek Elley
Variety
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January 1, 2000

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January 1, 2000

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March 24, 2002

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