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Short Term 12 Reviews

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Mark Hughes
Forbes

...the best film of 2013 so far. ... It will devastate you without warning and break your heart, all while showing you how to move on and feel hopeful again...

Full Review Source: Forbes

August 5, 2014
Wesley Lovell
Cinema Sight

Brie Larson is superb in this brilliant exploration of life in a short term care facility where troubled teens try to find a way to survive in the care of compassionate men and women.

Full Review Source: Cinema Sight | Original Score: 4/4

March 15, 2014
MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher

A heartbreaking drama about the lingering affects of childhood abuse and neglect, even under the best of curative circumstances.

Full Review Source: Flick Filosopher

March 10, 2014
Rachel Bowles
The Skinny

Short is all nuanced performances bathed in sumptuous Californian sunlight: its realism is reflected in its lo-fi aesthetic and naturalistic cinematography.

Full Review Source: The Skinny | Original Score: 5/5

March 7, 2014
Christopher Runyon
Movie Mezzanine

Short Term 12 is cinema at its most compassionate, vulnerable, and human.

Full Review Source: Movie Mezzanine | Original Score: A+

February 20, 2014
Rima Sabina Aouf
Concrete Playground

Cretton is able to leap tall towers of everyday humour and humanity and then suddenly drop you into a pit of total, gut-wrenching sadness in a single bound.

Full Review Source: Concrete Playground | Original Score: 9.5/10

February 7, 2014
Tom Clift
FILMINK (Australia)

Short Term 12 hits hard at times, yet despite its potentially melodramatic subject matter, never once feels manipulative or overwrought.

Full Review Source: FILMINK (Australia)

February 7, 2014
Garry McConnachie
Daily Record [UK]

Short Term 12 is the kind of cinematic rollercoaster that will make your heart swell one moment and leave you in tears the next. It's simply unmissable.

Full Review Source: Daily Record [UK] | Original Score: 5/5

February 7, 2014
Russell Hainline
Movie Mezzanine

It's hilarious, it's sad, it's anger-inducing, it's warm.

Full Review Source: Movie Mezzanine

February 6, 2014
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

A gripping and often compelling character study and a wonderful human drama.

Full Review Source: Cinema Crazed

January 23, 2014
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

Short Term 12 offers the most concrete proof yet that Brie Larson will be with us long-term.

Full Review Source: Creative Loafing | Original Score: 3.5/4

January 15, 2014
Mike McGranaghan
Film Racket

a monumental work of compassion

Full Review Source: Film Racket | Original Score: 5/5

January 12, 2014
Dominic Corry
Flicks.co.nz

There's an 'American' quality to its social conscience that I cannot recall perceiving in any other recent film.

Full Review Source: Flicks.co.nz | Original Score: 5/5

January 9, 2014
Damien Straker
Impulse Gamer

An unexpectedly moving character study about welfare and painful upbringings.

Full Review Source: Impulse Gamer | Original Score: 4/5

January 8, 2014
John Hanlon
Big Hollywood

A powerful and passionate film that presents its flawed characters in an honest and heartbreaking fashion that will be hard to forget.

Full Review Source: Big Hollywood | Original Score: 4.0/5

December 23, 2013
Simon Miraudo
Quickflix

Sufferers of 'Stendhal syndrome' - that singularly wonderful and hopelessly human disorder in which people confronted with particularly beautiful artworks become dizzy and often faint - beware.

Full Review Source: Quickflix | Original Score: 5/5

December 16, 2013
Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

It's often heartbreaking, but ultimately the film takes us to a truthful yet positive conclusion

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

December 14, 2013
Louise Keller
Urban Cinefile

While the topics are serious and the film heartfelt as it provides a genuine insight into troubled lives, there is a surprising lightness about much of the experience, making the bitter-sweet journey all the more rewarding

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

December 14, 2013
Geoffrey Macnab
Independent

Brie Larson is very impressive as the caring, funny supervisor whose own demons threaten to engulf her.

Full Review Source: Independent | Original Score: 3/5

December 10, 2013
Brian Viner
Daily Mail [UK]

The performances, too, are uniformly splendid, especially from Brie Larson as Grace and John Gallagher as Mason.

Full Review Source: Daily Mail [UK] | Original Score: 3/5

December 10, 2013
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