• R, 1 hr. 53 min.
  • Drama, Romance
  • Directed By:
    Jonathan Demme
    In Theaters:
    Sep 3, 2008 Wide
    On DVD:
    Mar 10, 2009
  • Sony Pictures Classics

Critic Review - TIME Magazine

The question before us is: When exactly did Jonathan Demme lose his sense of humor?

October 18, 2008 Full Review Source: TIME Magazine | Comment (1)
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Harold Tobman

Anne Hathaway is brilliant. Everything else in this tiresome, staggeringly self-conscious and self-satisfied movie is almost unwatchable. If authenticity and true feeling are over here, on this end of the continuum, then this piece of nothing is way over there, with, I agree with Richard Schicke, most of Altman. It's a trap, a movie like this, for cheap emotion and inch-deep insight.

Mar 19 - 01:40 PM

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