• R, 1 hr. 40 min.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:
    Allison Anders
    In Theaters:
    Jul 10, 1992 Wide
    On DVD:
    Sep 23, 2003
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

One of the major achievements of Anders' impressive debut is that it touches all the right issues of contemporary working class women without ever being stridently anti-male.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: 4/5

July 5, 2006
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

The down-to-earth quality and the earnest performances by Ione Skye and Fairuza Balk as small town sisters ground the film.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid

May 26, 2006
Dan Jardine
Apollo Guide

The story of this fractured family has a ring of authenticity, but lacks the hands of an artist to shape it into something more profound and affecting.

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 67/100

February 14, 2004
James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

"an original look at familiar material"

| Original Score: 3/5

July 29, 2002
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B+

September 7, 2011
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

| Original Score: 1/5

October 5, 2006
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

| Original Score: 3/5

October 10, 2005
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

| Original Score: 4/5

September 30, 2004

TV Guide's Movie Guide

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 4/5

July 30, 2003
Shannon J. Harvey
Sunday Times (Australia)

| Original Score: 3/5

February 10, 2003
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 3/5

August 23, 2002
Steve Davis
Austin Chronicle

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 2/5

January 1, 2000
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3.5/4

January 1, 2000

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

July 10, 1992

Variety
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June 24, 2006
Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
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February 19, 2005

Film4
May 24, 2003
Janet Maslin
New York Times
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May 20, 2003
Hal Hinson
Washington Post
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January 1, 2000
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