I'm Reed Fish Reviews

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Atlanta Journal-Constitution
June 16, 2007
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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter
June 9, 2007
The relentless quirkiness of the proceedings proves wearisome, and the bizarre structural conceit is not enough to compensate for the overly familiar characterizations and story line.
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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
June 4, 2007
Filled with painfully awkward men with painfully bad haircuts, I'm Reed Fish exhibits less energy than a sloth on Seconal.
| Original Score: 2/5
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Melissa Anderson
Time Out
June 2, 2007
Some nice performances (Fisk is especially appealing as Reed's love interest) and a go-nowhere midfilm meta shift don't propel the movie beyond its pat life-lesson intentions.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/6
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Kyle Smith
New York Post
June 1, 2007
The movie, which looks like it was made on the cheapest camera borrowed from the A/V club, was apparently based on the experience of its writer, Reed Fish, who should either await more interesting experiences or work up some imagination.
Full Review | Original Score: .5/4
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Jack Mathews
New York Daily News
June 1, 2007
Modest charmer about a folksy community radio show host.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
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John Anderson
Newsday
May 31, 2007
The acting is good, the turf is familiar, and the mood is sweet without causing diabetes.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
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Charles Petersen
Village Voice
May 29, 2007
Add a bunch of indie bands, find a Braff look-alike (Jay Baruchel) to play the lead, top it off with some obscure animal hybrid -- a zorse instead of a liger -- and you've got writer Reed Fish's can't-fail debut.
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Ronnie Scheib
Variety
June 24, 2006
Pic's power lies not in postmodernism but in its take on how rural youths relate to the contemporary scene.