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Only Human Reviews

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Christopher Campbell

More than just a spotlight on wacky family members and screwball situations ... a simple statement about some absurd perspectives on the Israel-Palestine conflict.

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

September 17, 2007
Kam Williams
Upstage Magazine

A rare, optimistic ray of hope about the prospects of Jewish-Muslim relations.

Full Review Source: Upstage Magazine | Original Score: 3/4

June 16, 2007
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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Writer-directors Dominic Harari and Teresa Pelegri have penned an amusing script and, as directors, inject a delicate human texture into the story's intermixing of capricious zaniness, frank sensuality and Mideast politics.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

February 15, 2007
David Cornelius

The laughs more than make up for the familiarity.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/5

October 17, 2006
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

... well-intentioned and charming, a deliberately downsized film that despite its high concept finds humor in the domestic more often than the political.

Full Review | Original Score: 83/100

October 6, 2006
Jack Garner
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

A fresh and funny Spanish take on the classic family screwball comedy.

Full Review Source: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle | Original Score: 8/10

September 8, 2006
Laura Kelly
South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Only Human (Seres Queridos), generally speaking, doesn't work.

| Original Score: 2/4

August 25, 2006
Jordan Hiller

While the comedy is at times sharp but mainly chaotic in that frenzied European style, it seems the filmmakers actually intended to make a statement about Jews, Arabs, and the possibility that love can out maneuver politics and overcome unimaginable histo

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2.5/4

August 16, 2006
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

The only lesson it has to impart is that a gifted, charismatic cast can elevate the most tired material into something closer to mediocrity.

Full Review Source: Film Freak Central | Original Score: 2/4

August 11, 2006
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

The secret to Only Human's appeal is that the silliness is performed matter of factly, so it becomes a new, cracked definition of normal.

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

August 10, 2006
Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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A smart and dark comedy from Spain, Only Human manages to say cogent things about the nature of intolerance and love while being fitfully hilarious.

| Original Score: 3.5/4

August 10, 2006
Sean Axmaker
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

The irreverent comedy of family feuds, impulsive leaps of (il)logic, and temporary amnesia is more screwball eccentricity than social satire.

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

August 5, 2006
Ted Fry
Seattle Times
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There's a political and social clash at its core, but the laughter comes from a deeper, human place (see title).

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 3/4

August 4, 2006
Ruthe Stein
San Francisco Chronicle
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A familiar situation of a beloved daughter bringing her intended home to meet the folks is pushed to sublimely silly extremes.

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

July 28, 2006
Shawn Levy

Offers passing amusements, for sure, but the gap between its brilliant potential and its final execution is frustrating.

Full Review Source: Oregonian | Original Score: B-

July 28, 2006
Steven Rea
Philadelphia Inquirer
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A Spanish comedy that isn't quite as frenzied or farcical as its husband-and-wife writer-director team clearly intended it to be.

| Original Score: 2.5/4

July 21, 2006
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

Amiable, and occasionally even insightful, but also sometimes just silly and at others a trifle tasteless...a mixed bag that, unhappily, doesn't deliver quite enough.

Full Review Source: One Guy's Opinion | Original Score: C+

July 11, 2006
Geoff Pevere
Toronto Star
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It lets frantic get so far ahead of funny, the latter gets lost in the dust.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 1.5/4

July 7, 2006
Mark Olsen
Los Angeles Times
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Mines the comic possibilities of the classic setup of introducing the fiancÚ to the family, with results that are playful, charming and surprisingly thoughtful.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

July 7, 2006
Bob Strauss
Los Angeles Daily News

There are many amusing moments in Only Human; the film is never dull.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Daily News | Original Score: 2.5/4

July 7, 2006
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