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Ulee's Gold Reviews

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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: A
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Todd McCarthy
Variety
June 5, 2008
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Geoff Andrew
Time Out
June 24, 2006
This low-key drama is played slow and sage.
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Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail
April 25, 2003
One of those unexpected pleasures that combines a low budget with a high emotional impact.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Desson Thomson
Washington Post
January 22, 2002
A modest delight.
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Peter Travers
Rolling Stone
May 11, 2001
This is no bakery-grade honey.
| Original Score: 4.5/5
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Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
February 14, 2001
There is a quality about this film's use of deliberation that comes at times wonderfully close to magic.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
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Susan Stark
Detroit News
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Mike Clark
USA Today
January 1, 2000
An emotionally honest low-ebber that builds to a satisfying wrap-up.
| Original Score: 3.5/4
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Jeff Millar
Houston Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Another of those quiet and affecting films from resolutely independent filmmaker Victor Nuņez.
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James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
Nunez's script is thoughtful and intelligent, and it challenges his actors with fully-formed personalities for them to breathe life into...
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
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Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Shamelessly metaphorical in ways that will embarrass all but a few generous souls.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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Janet Maslin
New York Times
January 1, 2000
It would be accurate but barely adequate to call this the finest work of Mr. Fonda's career.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
Peter Fonda here reveals a depth of talent we did not suspect.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
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Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
January 1, 2000
The attentive way Nunez films his entire cast is as resourceful and evocative as the way he films his locations...
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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Entertainment Weekly
June 13, 1997
Full Review | Original Score: A