Opening

64% The Maze Runner Sep 19
—— A Walk Among the Tombstones Sep 19
56% This Is Where I Leave You Sep 19
82% Tracks Sep 19
91% The Guest Sep 17

Top Box Office

13% No Good Deed $24.3M
73% Dolphin Tale 2 $15.9M
92% Guardians of the Galaxy $8.1M
19% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $4.9M
20% Let's Be Cops $4.4M
88% The Drop $4.1M
37% If I Stay $3.9M
36% The November Man $2.8M
33% The Giver $2.6M
67% The Hundred-Foot Journey $2.4M

Coming Soon

68% The Equalizer Sep 26
69% The Boxtrolls Sep 26
86% The Two Faces of January Sep 26
—— Two Night Stand Sep 26
91% Jimi: All Is by My Side Sep 26

Premieres Tonight

—— Brickleberry: Season 3
—— The Mindy Project: Season 3
—— New Girl: Season 4

New Episodes Tonight

88% Finding Carter: Season 1
67% Matador: Season 1
83% Sons of Anarchy: Season 7

Discuss Last Night's Shows

71% Dallas: Season 3
62% Under the Dome: Season 2

The Taste of Others Reviews

Deborah Young
Variety
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February 23, 2012
Lisa Nesselson
Variety
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March 26, 2009
Derek Adams
Time Out
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February 9, 2006
Peter Howell
Toronto Star
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Succeeds with believable characters and situations born of lives well studied.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star

November 30, 2001
Rick Groen
Globe and Mail
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The movie's unique appeal lies less in the style than the substance -- particularly, in the emerging hero at the centre of the tale.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 3/4

November 30, 2001
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: 3/4

October 30, 2001
Jane Sumner
Dallas Morning News
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Slyly written, the intelligent social satire is surely acted and ... confidently, ably directed.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News

September 13, 2001
Eve Zibart
Washington Post
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There are some things the French do better than we do, and the small movie is one.

Full Review Source: Washington Post | Original Score: 4.5/5

June 29, 2001
Rita Kempley
Washington Post
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A worldly-wise, compassionate and charmingly acted Gallic comedy.

Full Review Source: Washington Post | Original Score: 4/5

June 29, 2001
Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press
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Confirms that France may be producing, per capita, more good films than any country on the globe.

June 15, 2001
Eric Harrison
Houston Chronicle
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Rich with gentle humor and insight.

Full Review Source: Houston Chronicle

May 25, 2001
Cary Darling
Miami Herald
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The characters prove to be engaging and their quite real human emotions are enough to carry it.

May 21, 2001
Edward Guthmann
San Francisco Chronicle
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Rich with vivid characters and revelations about the illogical yet human ways in which we crash and intersect.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 3/4

April 10, 2001
Jay Carr
Boston Globe
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A civilized delight.

March 23, 2001
Robert Horton
Film.com
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Like an Eric Rohmer film, but with a bit more breeziness and youth to it.

March 22, 2001
Stanley Kauffmann
The New Republic
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Jaoui's directing and sympathy are what hold us from the start.

March 20, 2001

Ebert & Roeper
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March 20, 2001
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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One of the delights of The Taste of Others is that it is so smart and wears its intelligence lightly.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

March 12, 2001
Loren King
Chicago Tribune
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[Characters] stand revealed in subtle, unexpected ways.

March 12, 2001
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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The more we see of these people, the more we understand their foibles and the more they amuse and captivate us.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 4.5/5

March 2, 2001
Desmond Ryan
Philadelphia Inquirer
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For everyone who has ever asked, 'What on earth do they see in each other?'

February 22, 2001
J. Hoberman
Village Voice
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A pleasant time-passer.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

February 9, 2001
Jan Stuart
Newsday
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A glorious comic jewel whose gleaming facets belie the often painful truths that dwell at its center.

Full Review Source: Newsday

February 9, 2001
Stephen Holden
New York Times
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It captures the social pulse of its adult urban milieu to the fraction of a second and leaves you with the sense of being on intimate terms with its fully rounded characters.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 4/5

February 9, 2001
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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A comedy of manners that's as generous of spirit as it is laugh-provoking.

February 9, 2001
Michael Atkinson
Mr. Showbiz
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Masters the cinema's toughest special effect -- naturalism -- and hits every nail on the head.

| Original Score: 88/100

February 9, 2001
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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By the end, we know and admire these strong willed people.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: A-

February 9, 2001
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