Things We Lost in the Fire Reviews

Kamal 'The Diva' Larsuel
3BlackChicks Review
August 3, 2009
They lost, but the audience gains.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
March 21, 2009
...if I could have accepted their predicaments as anything other than pure melodrama, I might have liked the movie more. (Blu-ray Edition)
Full Review | Original Score: 5/10

DVD Beaver
March 19, 2009
Ryan Keefer
December 3, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
October 27, 2008
Brian Oliver
Movieman's Guide to the Movies
October 18, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
October 18, 2008
Aaron Beierle
October 18, 2008
May 21, 2008
Top Critic

Entertainment Weekly
March 20, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: C+
Gabriel Powers
March 19, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 5/10
Brett Cullum
DVD Verdict
March 17, 2008

Ultimate Guide to Disney DVD
March 17, 2008
Ethan Alter
Giant Magazine
March 8, 2008
Del Toro does some of his very best work here, delivering a raw, honest performance that avoids many of the usual clichés that come with depictions of drug addicts.
Sean Axmaker
March 5, 2008
... at times morose, but the tale of healing is directed with compassion and a powerful, sometimes discomforting intimacy.
Dean E. Winkelspecht
Movie Metropolis
March 5, 2008
Top Critic

Hollywood Reporter
February 26, 2008
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide
February 25, 2008
There are two extras on the disc: a set of seven deleted scenes, and a featurette on the making of the film.
Full Review | Original Score: 76/100
Prairie Miller
February 22, 2008
The director excels in conveying a complex menu of meaningful body language and delicate emotions, beyond the usual aerobics associated on screen with sexual desire, as a full range of gestures, glances and extreme tenderness.
Doug Maclean
February 21, 2008