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Snow Flower And The Secret Fan Reviews

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Amy Curtis
We Got This Covered

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan is a delicate, if sometimes disturbing, portrait of the enduring relationships that bond women together, out in theaters now.

Full Review Source: We Got This Covered | Original Score: 6/10

February 28, 2013
Michael Dequina

Despite the unevenness, the sincerity of the work shines through.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3/4

February 1, 2012
Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

It's a well shot film with beautiful cinematography, though it does feel a bit too constrained at times. But as beautiful as it was, the story and characters failed to grab me

Full Review Source: 7M Pictures | Original Score: 2/5

January 22, 2012
James Plath
Movie Metropolis

Were it not for the slow pacing and the obviousness of message, Snow Flower and the Secret Fan would have been successful.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 6/10

December 29, 2011
Eric Melin

Although it looks fantastic, it barely registers on an emotional level because it feels so dull and manipulative.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 1.5/4

November 16, 2011

A from Hugh Jackman as a Mandarin-singing nightclub owner is about the only thing that livens up this generation-spanning tale of female friendship.

Full Review Source: Scotsman | Original Score: 2/5

November 6, 2011
Philip French
Observer [UK]

It's a three-handkerchief weepie untainted by ugly politics.

Full Review Source: Observer [UK]

November 6, 2011
Derek Malcolm
This is London

The whole looks lush, but it doesn't deliver as it should.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 3/5

November 4, 2011
Andrew Pulver

Here is a very self-conscious attempt to bridge the US-China divide through the medium of glossy, handsomely mounted cinema.

Full Review Source: Guardian | Original Score: 2/5

November 3, 2011
Carmen Gray
Total Film

This rich weave of eras looks pretty, but plays to an exoticised vision of old-world China, even as it demystifies the excruciating custom of foot-binding.

Full Review Source: Total Film | Original Score: 2/5

November 3, 2011
Paul Weedon
Little White Lies

Visual flourishes aren't enough to detract from a confused plot and mawkishly sentimental overtones.

Full Review Source: Little White Lies | Original Score: 1/5

November 3, 2011
Anna Smith
Empire Magazine

Not even the second best Hugh Jackman cameo of the year can save it from being little more than a period curio.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 2/5

November 1, 2011
Leah Rozen
Top Critic IconTop Critic

An ever-so-tasteful, watered-down and unnecessarily-improved-upon adaptation of Lisa See's bestselling 2005 novel of the same name.

Full Review Source: TheWrap

October 7, 2011
Craig Mathieson
The Age (Australia)

Unfortunately that truth isn't illuminated with any originality: tearful confessions and pensive gazing out windows are commonplace.

Full Review Source: The Age (Australia) | Original Score: 2.5/5

September 21, 2011
Jim Schembri
The Age (Australia)

A quality arthouse film, beautifully photographed and very well acted.

Full Review Source: The Age (Australia) | Original Score: 3/5

September 14, 2011
Annette Basile
FILMINK (Australia)

Despite strong performances and a rich premise, this is let down by its own self-importance and sentimentality.

Full Review Source: FILMINK (Australia)

September 13, 2011
Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

With weeping violins, wailing cellos and melancholy piano wall to wall, this sentimental story of sisterly love found, lost and found again is beautifully made. The big but is the needlessly complicated storytelling

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

September 11, 2011
Louise Keller
Urban Cinefile

An intricate and beautiful film about friendship and its implications

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

September 11, 2011
Don Groves

Sisters-for-life torn apart in schmaltzy Chinese melodrama.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3/5

September 1, 2011
Mike Scott

A grandly appointed disappointment.

Full Review Source: Times-Picayune | Original Score: 1.5/4

August 26, 2011
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