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Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind Reviews

Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal
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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind goes by like a fevered dream of love, but one you remember vividly, with profound pleasure.

Full Review Source: Wall Street Journal

May 30, 2014
Christy Lemire
Associated Press
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At its core, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind could have been just another love story. Refracted through Kaufman's wonderfully weird prism, it's something truly memorable.

Full Review Source: Associated Press

May 30, 2014
Christopher Orr
The Atlantic
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The result is a cinematic vagueness that makes the film less aesthetic yet more persuasive. This is how dreams really look: like reality, only less so.

Full Review Source: The Atlantic

May 30, 2014
Richard Corliss
TIME Magazine
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The latest and loveliest alternative universe created by Charlie Kaufman, America's most -- we should probably say only -- intellectually provocative screenwriter.

Full Review Source: TIME Magazine

May 30, 2014
Scott Tobias
AV Club
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A surprisingly bittersweet love story at heart, Eternal Sunshine values the sum of experience, which in this case means a thorns-and-all openness to romantic possibilities.

Full Review Source: AV Club

December 3, 2009
Jessica Winter
Time Out
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Works marvel after marvel in expressing the bewildering beauty and existential horror of being trapped inside one's own addled mind, and in allegorising the self-preserving amnesia of a broken but hopeful heart.

Full Review Source: Time Out

January 26, 2006
Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture
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It's the kind of film that could mean more to people after they've left the theater and thought about it awhile.

Full Review Source: New York Magazine/Vulture

August 7, 2004
Andrew Sarris
New York Observer
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There is little charm in the coupling and almost no erotic intimacy, just a series of nerve-racking conversational collisions.

Full Review Source: New York Observer

March 25, 2004
Stephanie Zacharek
Salon.com
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The disappointment I felt at the end of Eternal Sunshine was almost crushing, simply because there were sections of it that were as daring in their emotional directness as anything I've seen in years.

Full Review Source: Salon.com

March 21, 2004
Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
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Brilliantly constructed and engagingly executed, this has quite a few tricks up its sleeve -- the most impressive being that all concerned trim their talents to the particular needs of the movie.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

March 21, 2004
Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post
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Neither wholly cynical nor wholly romantic, Kaufman's story is a balance of smarts and sentiment.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

March 19, 2004
Ann Hornaday
Washington Post
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The perfect movie about love's inevitable imperfections.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

March 19, 2004
Peter Howell
Toronto Star
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Gets it more than right by stripping the science down to its laptop basics -- it's a 'simple' memory-erasing process -- and by putting greater emphasis on the humanity behind the diodes.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 4/5

March 19, 2004
David Edelstein
Slate
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This is the best movie I've seen in a decade. For once it's no hyperbole to say, 'Unforgettable!'

Full Review Source: Slate

March 19, 2004
Moira MacDonald
Seattle Times
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It's a scruffy, blurry puzzle to put together, and well worth the effort -- just be sure to clear a tabletop for it in your mind.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 3.5/4

March 19, 2004
Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
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The thinking is shallow. The emotions are tepid. But the creativity is dazzling.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 3/4

March 19, 2004
Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
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A happy collision of cutting-edge writer, stars up for a challenge and a director with a taste for the symbolic.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel | Original Score: 5/5

March 19, 2004
Lisa Rose
Newark Star-Ledger
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Gondry still lags behind Jonze in rendering cohesive stories and human connection from Kaufman's adventures in self-analysis.

Full Review Source: Newark Star-Ledger

March 19, 2004
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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Audacious, thought-provoking and ruefully funny.

Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 4/4

March 19, 2004
Jack Mathews
New York Daily News
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A masterpiece? Probably. Ingenious? Absolutely! Unforgettable? I'll see you at the 10th-year anniversary.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 4/4

March 19, 2004
Eric Harrison
Houston Chronicle
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This mind-bender is both funny and touchingly romantic.

Full Review Source: Houston Chronicle | Original Score: B

March 19, 2004
Rick Groen
Globe and Mail
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The twists here are the rare sort that seem both narratively surprising and emotionally engaging, particularly the one that boxes us into this interrogative corner.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 3/4

March 19, 2004
Tom Long
Detroit News
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Dizzying, dazzling, smart and, most importantly, honestly struggling with the variables of love, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind is a mesmerizing mind game that still manages to find perfect pitch while pulling heartstrings.

| Original Score: A

March 19, 2004
Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News
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The effort can fascinate, even if the result doesn't always match.

| Original Score: B

March 19, 2004
Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post
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A loving, often rigorous look at love gone awry.

Full Review Source: Denver Post | Original Score: 3/4

March 19, 2004
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Despite jumping through the deliberately disorienting hoops of its story, Eternal Sunshine has an emotional center, and that's what makes it work.

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

March 19, 2004
Ty Burr
Boston Globe
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Hectic, muffled, maddeningly near-brilliant.

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 3/4

March 19, 2004
Claudia Puig
USA Today
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A poignant story set in a clever plot amidst exceptional performances.

Full Review Source: USA Today | Original Score: 3.5/4

March 18, 2004
Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald
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A thoughtful, audacious meditation on love and relationships that finds a group of wildly disparate talents clicking together in perfect unison.

Full Review Source: Miami Herald | Original Score: 4/4

March 18, 2004
Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press
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What's lacking is what the movie is ostensibly about: the heart that so often leads us to fall in love with the wrong people at the wrong time.

Full Review Source: Detroit Free Press | Original Score: 2/4

March 18, 2004
Glenn Lovell
San Jose Mercury News
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At once heartfelt and hilarious, another Kaufman-esque mix of black comedy, shaggy-dog romance, retro sci-fi and metaphysics.

| Original Score: 3.5/4

March 18, 2004
Chris Vognar
Dallas Morning News
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It's giddy and groundbreaking, a feast for the head and the heart.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News | Original Score: A

March 18, 2004
Elvis Mitchell
New York Times
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Michel Gondry's angular and intelligent romantic comedy isn't entirely consistent. Even as you laugh, it's a movie you admire more than love.

Full Review Source: New York Times

March 18, 2004
Manohla Dargis
Los Angeles Times
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The hiccups and eccentricities that define a Kaufman script -- the anguished neuroses, the narrative kinks -- are firmly in the service of a touching love story, not the other way around.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times

March 18, 2004
Bill Muller
Arizona Republic
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Although the characters are unremarkable, Kaufman and director Michel Gondry ... have some thought-provoking things to say about the nature of memory.

| Original Score: 3.5/5

March 18, 2004
Steven Rea
Philadelphia Inquirer
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It's a trippy but tender examination of human emotions, relationships, all-consuming love.

Full Review Source: Philadelphia Inquirer | Original Score: 4/4

March 18, 2004
John Anderson
Newsday
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Ingenious, eccentric and very moving.

Full Review Source: Newsday | Original Score: 4/4

March 18, 2004
Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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One of the deepest, most moving dramas in years.

Full Review Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune | Original Score: 4/4

March 18, 2004
John Powers
L.A. Weekly
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As a friend joked, 'If you peel away the movie's postmodern tricks, what you're left with is about as profound as a Hugh Grant movie.'

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

March 18, 2004
Paul Clinton (CNN.com)
CNN.com
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In addition to matching Kaufman's wild imagination with equally startling visuals, Gondry has also managed to get the best, most mature and sharply focused performance ever from Jim Carrey.

Full Review Source: CNN.com

March 18, 2004
Mark Caro
Chicago Tribune
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You constantly appreciate Kaufman's intelligence and Gondry's lively filmmaking.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 3/4

March 18, 2004
Steve Murray
Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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As techno-wacky and surreal as the movie gets, what gives it a genuine, beating heart is Kaufman's insight about relationships.

Full Review Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Original Score: B

March 18, 2004
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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May be the first movie I've seen that bends your brain and breaks your heart at the same time.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: A

March 17, 2004
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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A unique romantic comedy, unfettered by the normal expectations of the genre, is a rare and wondrous thing.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3.5/4

March 16, 2004
J. Hoberman
Village Voice
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Deft, witty, and vastly enjoyable.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

March 16, 2004
Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter
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A bold and venturesome trip down memory lane as only writer Charlie Kaufman could imagine it.

March 16, 2004
Anthony Lane
New Yorker
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Do you feel clever, punk? Well, do you? Because that's the only way to get your head around the latest Charlie Kaufman flick.

Full Review Source: New Yorker

March 15, 2004
Todd McCarthy
Variety
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If films about coping with memory loss and/or reverse-order storytelling now constitute a mini-genre, then pic is arguably the best of the lot.

Full Review Source: Variety

March 15, 2004
Peter Travers
Rolling Stone
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A remarkable film that can coax a smile about making the same mistakes in love and then sneak up and quietly break your heart.

Full Review Source: Rolling Stone | Original Score: 3.5/4

March 11, 2004
Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper
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... a strange, sometimes confusing and often brilliant black comedy.

Full Review Source: Ebert & Roeper

March 8, 2004
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