Salmonberries (1991)




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Writer/director Percy Adlon's offbeat tale of the friendship between two unusual women: an East German emigre who works as a librarian in Alaska, and a taciturn pipeline worker. ~ Nicole Gagne, Rovi

Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Art House & International, Gay & Lesbian
Directed By: ,
In Theaters:
On DVD: Mar 19, 2002
Wolfe Video



as Kotzebue

as Roswitha

as Bingo Chuck

as Albert's wife
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Critic Reviews for Salmonberries

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (3)

Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | May 20, 2003
New York Times
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Washington Post
Top Critic

Mhis offbeat drama marches to such a fiercely original beat that it can't be ignored

Full Review… | July 14, 2010
Shadows on the Wall

An unforgettable and haunting film about longing and loss, Salmonberries has a visceral energy that is as powerful as its isolated snowy Alaskan locations. The icing on the cake is an evocative soundtrack ..

Full Review… | August 29, 2008
Urban Cinefile

Full Review… | December 30, 2006
Empire Magazine

Audience Reviews for Salmonberries


Put this one slap dap in the middle. I liked it..but not too much.

John Ballantine
John Ballantine

Super Reviewer


Horrible acting, directing, and an almost non-existent plot. Plus the repetitive music and the constant nickname usage was just plain annoying. I have nothing good to say about this movie.

Jeff B

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