The Sleepy Time Gal Reviews

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Todd McCarthy
Variety
December 10, 2008
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Derek Adams
Time Out
February 9, 2006
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
November 22, 2002
Munch's screenplay is tenderly observant of his characters. He watches them as they float within the seas of their personalities. His scenes are short and often unexpected.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
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Michael Wilmington
Chicago Tribune
November 21, 2002
Playing a role of almost Bergmanesque intensity ... Bisset is both convincing and radiant.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Erin Meister
Boston Globe
September 27, 2002
A thoughtful, moving piece that faces difficult issues with honesty and beauty.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
June 14, 2002
Its rhythms and currents sink into a viewer's consciousness and linger in the mind.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Gene Seymour
Newsday
May 29, 2002
It's delicate, haunting and sultry.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
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V.A. Musetto
New York Post
May 29, 2002
Bisset delivers a game performance, but she is unable to save the movie.
| Original Score: 2/4
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Dennis Lim
Village Voice
May 28, 2002
From the dull, surreal ache of mortal awareness emerges a radiant character portrait.