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Here on Earth Reviews

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John R. McEwen
Film Quips Online
February 8, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
Top Critic
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
January 1, 2000
The film is sturdy enough to allow Klein and Sobieski to shine.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Dustin Putman
TheFilmFile.com
January 1, 2000
It may not be an earthshaking cinematic experience, but it does have its heart in the right place, here on earth.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Top Critic
Robert Philpot
Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
January 1, 2000
Despite its schmaltziness, it can reach the tormented teen-ager in you.
Cornell & Petricelli
CinemaSense.Com
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Jim Judy
Screen It!
January 1, 2000
Here On Earth manages to hit enough right notes and overcome most of its deficiencies to earn a passing grade.
Greg Muskewitz
eFilmCritic.com
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews
January 1, 2000
The poignant film with its slow and tender rhythms has delicately moving music to match.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
James Brundage
Filmcritic.com
January 1, 2000
All in all, Here on Earth is yet another movie that proves that a good script really isn't necessary to have a good movie.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Scott A. Mantz
Scott Mantz' Movie Reviews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Top Critic
Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Here on Earth distinguishes itself by not taking the easy way out: It's not about sex.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Rob Blackwelder
SPLICEDWire
January 1, 2000
Here On Earth certainly knows how to push your buttons.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Top Critic
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: C-
Randy White
Common Sense Media
January 2, 2011
Contrived plot purposely pulls at heartstrings.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review
August 7, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5

Film Threat
December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5

Film Threat
December 8, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
June 20, 2002
This is just the type of "dignified" tragedy Louis B. Mayer loved to churn out in the 1940s, where characters - even the unsavory ones - acted so noble they practically turned to statues before your eyes.
Full Review| Original Score: 2/4
Top Critic

Globe and Mail
March 19, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
Blake French
NutzWorld
March 14, 2001
Demonstrates the lowest, most unscrupulous technique of filmmaking -- it involves no imagination, creativity, or original ideas.
| Original Score: .5/4
Top Critic

Houston Chronicle
July 21, 2005
Beth Jones
Roanoke Times (Virginia)
May 28, 2003
Margaret A. McGurk
Cincinnati Enquirer
October 15, 2002

Seattle Post-Intelligencer
June 19, 2002
Tim Cogshell
Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002

Empire Magazine
January 1, 2000
Cynthia Fuchs
PopMatters
January 1, 2000
Sam Adams
Philadelphia City Paper
January 1, 2000
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
January 1, 2000
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000
Gemma Files
eye WEEKLY
January 1, 2000
Gary Brown
Houston Community Newspapers
January 1, 2000
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