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Little Manhattan Reviews

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Heather Boerner
Common Sense Media

Refreshingly realistic tween tale of first love.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 4/5

December 18, 2010
Joe Utichi
FilmFocus

Full Review Source: FilmFocus | Original Score: 4/5

July 15, 2006

Empire Magazine

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 3/5

July 7, 2006
Matthew Turner
ViewLondon

A Woody Allen-style New York romcom, only with eleven year-olds.

Full Review Source: ViewLondon | Original Score: 3/5

July 6, 2006
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

Nicely well-made, although it'll probably only appeal to young girls.

Full Review Source: Shadows on the Wall | Original Score: 3/5

May 27, 2006

Bullz-Eye.com

Full Review Source: Bullz-Eye.com | Original Score: 4.5/5

May 12, 2006
Willie Waffle
WaffleMovies.com

Little Manhattan is the cutest, funniest, most heartbreaking and inspiring movie you will see all year

Full Review Source: WaffleMovies.com | Original Score: 4/4

April 6, 2006
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile

The freshness is authentic even when the whimsy grows hard to bear. The two leads are precocious in a way more typical of child actors than actual children.

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

March 10, 2006
Luis Martinez
Cinenganos

Todas las personas mayores han comenzado por ser niņos, pero pocas de ellas lo recuerdan.

Full Review Source: Cinenganos | Original Score: 4/5

January 7, 2006
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
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As directed by Mark Levin, Little Manhattan is an endearing, affectionately humorous and even lyrical depiction of the dawning of adolescence amid the privileged.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 3/5

December 2, 2005
Glenn Whipp
Los Angeles Daily News

Becomes something quite startling -- a sweet story about first love that manages to be a great date movie for adults, too.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Daily News | Original Score: 3/4

December 2, 2005
Pete Croatto
Filmcritic.com

it isn't about kids playing dress-up and talking like world-weary grown-ups. It's about knowing the right time to hold someone's hand

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 4/5

October 28, 2005
Dustin Putman
DustinPutman.com

A beautiful, layered, uplifting, dizzyingly romantic motion picture. This is one of the year's very best films, and one of its most unexpected cinematic treasures.

Full Review Source: DustinPutman.com | Original Score: 4/4

October 11, 2005
Kevin Allison
Film Journal International

Spending about 90 minutes with these two does eventually warm the heart, even if they're stuck in a paint-by-numbers plot.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

October 6, 2005
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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A moderately charming comedy depicting a fumbling prepubescent first romance in a beautiful, fairy-tale version of the borough.

| Original Score: 2.5/4

September 30, 2005
Allison Corneau
TV Guide's Movie Guide

Reliving the roller-coaster ride of young love from the point of view of these phenomenal young actors offers a humorous escape from the adult world, where the little things in relationships are often taken for granted.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 3.5/4

September 30, 2005
Lisa Rose
Newark Star-Ledger
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A big surprise, a comedy detailing the angst of first love with rare candor.

Full Review Source: Newark Star-Ledger | Original Score: 3/4

September 30, 2005
Jami Bernard
New York Daily News
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What a treasure -- a funny, tart, romantic comedy about tweens suffering the pangs of first love. It makes the cityscape an essential part of the romance, like a junior, vintage Woody Allen.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 3/4

September 30, 2005
Ned Martel
New York Times
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This small-scale, perfectly acted family film listens in on all the doubts and desires of an 11-year-old as he confronts new feelings about a girl he has known practically all his life.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 4.5/5

September 30, 2005
Gene Seymour
Newsday
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It's the little things such as confusing voices on the phone that show you that the husband-wife team of director Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett are paying close attention to what kids do, say and go through.

Full Review Source: Newsday | Original Score: 3/4

September 29, 2005
Dave Calhoun
Time Out New York
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August 16, 2007
Peter Bradshaw
Guardian

July 8, 2006
David Edwards
Daily Mirror [UK]
July 7, 2006

Time Out
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June 24, 2006

BBC.com
June 6, 2006

Sydney Morning Herald
March 17, 2006
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