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Lost Embrace (El Abrazo Partido) Reviews

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Jules Brenner
Cinema Signals

Endless wandering and questioning with dramatic simmerings on the back burner don't quite amount to emotional connection.

Full Review Source: Cinema Signals | Original Score: 2.5/5

February 9, 2005
Dragan Antulov
Draxblog Movie Reviews

film that gives ultimate impression of missed opportunity

Full Review Source: Draxblog Movie Reviews | Original Score: 4/10

September 12, 2005
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly

May be the least exciting movie ever set in a lingerie shop.

Full Review Source: Boulder Weekly

April 21, 2005
Lisa Rose
Newark Star-Ledger
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Some will find it charming, others, exhausting.

Full Review Source: Newark Star-Ledger | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 28, 2005
Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine

A wearisomely intellectual observation of one man's identity-hunt.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 2/4

November 11, 2004
V.A. Musetto
New York Post
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The tedious film might have been worth watching if Burman had given reasons to care about Ariel or anyone else. He doesn't and we don't.

| Original Score: 2/4

January 28, 2005
James Verniere
Boston Herald

Some movies you like. Some you don't. Others just make you shrug your shoulders.

Full Review Source: Boston Herald | Original Score: 2/4

April 1, 2005
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

An interminable slog through congested headspace.

Full Review Source: Film Freak Central | Original Score: 1/4

April 12, 2005
Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post
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A beautifully crafted film. Full of intriguing tracking shots, broken into vignettes introduced with lyrical titles, it has a willfully patient pace.

Full Review Source: Denver Post | Original Score: 2.5/4

April 15, 2005
Ella Taylor
L.A. Weekly
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A precociously wise meditation on the crazy quilt of modern identity in general, and Jewish identity in particular.

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

February 3, 2005
Edward Douglas

A worthy effort with enough funny situations to keep it entertaining.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 7/10

January 26, 2005
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

A quirky comedy from Argentina along the lines of TV's Arrested Development.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press | Original Score: 3/4

May 5, 2005
Anton Bitel

Affectionate, funny and ultimately moving, Burman's fourth feature embraces humanity in the Argentinean marketplace.

Full Review Source: Film4 | Original Score: 3.5/5

June 15, 2007
Brian Gibson
Vue Weekly (Edmonton, Canada)

The film's moments of whimsy and its wry comic insights into one man's Prufrockian drifting and yearning through life add up to a charming oddity.

December 21, 2005
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Lost Embrace is an engaging Argentine film about a long awaited father-son reunion and the meaning it has for a confused young man.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice | Original Score: 3.5/5

January 27, 2005
Kent Turner

Director Daniel Burman creates an amusing, meandering tale with distinct personalities.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2.5/5

January 28, 2005
Laura Clifford
Reeling Reviews

the type of movie that will slap a smile on your face and keep it there...a unique little world full of characters that surprise and delight

Full Review Source: Reeling Reviews | Original Score: B+

March 20, 2005
Sean Axmaker
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

... a film of minor pleasures. Burman recognizes the emotional bruises friends and family cause and he doesn't judge when his characters are unable to forgive...

Full Review Source: Seattle Post-Intelligencer | Original Score: B-

March 31, 2005
J. Hoberman
Village Voice
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It's 20 minutes too long -- forgivable in view of Burman's affection for his material.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

January 25, 2005
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B+

January 26, 2005
Lester Pimentel
July 29, 2005
Anna Smith
Time Out New York
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Boston Phoenix
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Houston Chronicle
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Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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Deseret News, Salt Lake City
July 9, 2005

Jam! Movies
August 20, 2005

AV Club
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Time Out
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