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The Truth About Emanuel Reviews

Christy Lemire
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The universal truths Gregorini ostensibly hopes to unearth here actually end up feeling more than a little murky.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 1.5/4

January 10, 2014
Annlee Ellingson
Los Angeles Times
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Tackling the pain of motherhood and guilt of daughterhood, director Francesca Gregorini builds unbearable tension into scenes that otherwise risk tilting toward melodrama.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times

January 10, 2014
Kyle Smith
New York Post
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A film so self-serious that it demands to be remade as a Seth MacFarlane farce, "The Truth About Emanuel" mixes the ludicrous and the pretentious in a story about mommy issues gone wild.

Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 1/4

January 10, 2014
David Hiltbrand
Philadelphia Inquirer
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It's not so much a thriller as it is a ride on a runaway crazy train.

Full Review Source: Philadelphia Inquirer | Original Score: 1.5/4

January 10, 2014
Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
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A tedious wallow in female damage and the indulgence of same ...

Full Review Source: New York Times

January 9, 2014

USA Today
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The movie goes off the deep end early, often and to little effect.

Full Review Source: USA Today | Original Score: 1.5/4

January 9, 2014
Ella Taylor
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The movie, trapped in the weeds of self-pity and skin-deep badassery, never quite earns the sympathy it so strenuously solicits.

Full Review Source: NPR

January 9, 2014
Andrew O'Hehir
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The film has an odd and striking energy, and the chemistry between Scodelario and Biel has an electrical charge to it.

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January 9, 2014
Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News
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A lack of development - in both characters and storyline - will likely leave you feeling duped.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 2/5

January 9, 2014
Ignatiy Vishnevetsky
AV Club
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The result plays like bad poetry, eager to fool around with symbols, but unable to use them complexly or to realize their transformative potential.

Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: C-

January 9, 2014
Chris Packham
Village Voice
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Gregorini presents her characters as recognizably human balls of complexity, nudging but never forcing them toward a sad, beautiful conclusion.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

January 7, 2014
Dennis Harvey
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Offbeat, but also frequently off-key and somewhat off-putting.

Full Review Source: Variety

January 22, 2013
Justin Lowe
Hollywood Reporter
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Although Gregorini is very clear on where her lead characters are coming from, it's where they're headed that remains entirely vague, an oversight that leaves them unfortunately adrift.

Full Review Source: Hollywood Reporter

January 22, 2013
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