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Três Marias, As, (The Three Marias) Reviews

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Prairie Miller
WBAI Web Radio

The good news is that for a change the females, however malevolent, get to use their brains rather than their bodies as problem solving implements.

Full Review Source: WBAI Web Radio

May 15, 2007
Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter
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A luridly baroque tale of violent revenge, this Brazilian-Italian entry relies heavily on atmospheric visuals to compensate for its lack of depth in both plotting and characterizations.

June 5, 2003
Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News
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Abranches intends for a religious parable by way of Greek tragedy, but the film drowns in a morass of portentous signs and poetic symbols.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 2/4

June 4, 2003
Bob Campbell
Newark Star-Ledger
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At times, the filmmaker seems unsure of his mission. He should have had Filomena for his producer.

Full Review Source: Newark Star-Ledger

June 3, 2003
Maria Garcia
Film Journal International

A solid 'B' movie with no meaningful dialogue, a creaky plotline and wildly evocative characters, but its crude charm is unmistakable.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

May 31, 2003
Sean O'Connell
Filmcritic.com

Marias is all about build-up, with very little payoff.

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 2.5/5

May 30, 2003
Jon Popick
Planet Sick-Boy

Abranches isn't able to turn the wackiness into anything I would be able to recommend to anyone who isn't whacked out of their gourd on mind-altering substances.

| Original Score: 5/10

May 30, 2003
Stephen Holden
New York Times
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Its emotional climate is too extreme to invite identification, and its characters are too single-minded in their revenge to evoke pity, terror or even much interest.

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

May 29, 2003
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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The intent was apparently a Sergio Leone-ish black comedy, but the leaden pacing, somnambulant performances and incessant symbolism in nearly every shot will soon have you thinking that The Three Marias is three too many.

| Original Score: 1/4

May 29, 2003
Ken Fox
TV Guide's Movie Guide

The film has all the pregnant pauses, exaggerated reaction shots and melodramatic scoring of an overripe telenovela, but, unlike a good soap opera, the sisters' separate story lines are clumsily balanced.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 2/5

May 29, 2003
David Sterritt
Christian Science Monitor

This strikingly unusual movie is at once an old-fashioned melodrama, a boldly stylized spectacle, and a very grim fairy tale, acted and directed with originality and flair.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor | Original Score: 4/4

May 29, 2003
Gene Seymour
Newsday
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Those who long for the termite glory of 1950s B westerns might find something to like about this tightly wound, borderline absurd oddity.

Full Review Source: Newsday | Original Score: 3/4

May 29, 2003
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Em algumas ocasiões, um filme não precisa ter um roteiro complexo para permitir que seus espectadores possam discuti-lo a fundo. Basta, apenas, contar com um diretor talentoso.

| Original Score: 4/5

May 29, 2003
Leslie Camhi
Village Voice
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[Abranches is] so focused on creating a strikingly mannerist visual style that he forgets to flesh out his plot and characters.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

May 27, 2003
Eric Campos
Film Threat

Like a schoolyard bully who's all talk and no bite, this Brazilian thriller blows a heck of a lot of hot air, but really doesn't deliver on the ***-kickings it so threatens.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 3/5

May 20, 2003
Donald J. Levit
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

A sign of good things to come from Brazilian filmmakers.

Full Review Source: ReelTalk Movie Reviews

May 18, 2003
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The Three Marias is thoroughly 'an eye for an eye' biblical revenge drama.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: C

April 14, 2003

Empire Magazine

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 3/5

April 1, 2006
Jamie Russell
BBC.com

Full Review Source: BBC.com | Original Score: 2/5

February 3, 2004
James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk

Full Review Source: Q Network Film Desk | Original Score: 2.5/4

June 1, 2003
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