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The Baxter Reviews

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April 6, 2010
The performers are fresh and offbeat, with the diminutive Peter Dinklage (Elf, The Station Agent) especially funny as a gay wedding planner named Benson Hedges.
May 12, 2006
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
March 15, 2006
Showalter cria um filme exatamente como seu protagonista: desajeitadamente simpático e divertido.
| Original Score: 4/5
September 30, 2005
It doesn't take much imagination to guess who will end up with whom, but The Baxter is agreeably silly and has lots of simple charm.
Full Review| Original Score: 3/4
September 29, 2005
Showalter tackles his mission with energy and an upbeat attitude that makes him a winner as a lovable loser.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
September 24, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: B
September 24, 2005
Anyone who's seen a few romantic comedies, the older the better, will find something to like about The Baxter.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
September 23, 2005
Is this enough on which to hang a full-fledged movie that people will pay to see? Probably not ...
Read More | Original Score: B
September 23, 2005
Think of "The Baxter" as "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dumped."
Full Review| Original Score: 3/4
September 22, 2005
There are enough laughs that those who enjoyed The 40-Year-Old Virgin might want to take The Baxter for a whirl.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/5
September 17, 2005
The Baxter is a good-hearted romantic comedy that achieves its uncomplicated comic goal of presenting an underdog love story filled with offbeat personalities.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
September 15, 2005
No great shakes, The Baxter nonetheless has a quiet loopiness going for it.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
September 12, 2005
It's a satisfying date movie that can only be improved upon with a gromwell plant (if you don't believe that's a real plant, you can read about it in the dictionary).
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
September 3, 2005
A sweetly engaging homage to the dizzy screwball charmers of Hollywood's golden age, The Baxter is a happy surprise enlivened by its cast's appealing performances.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
September 3, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
September 3, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
September 3, 2005
Like Elliot himself, the film aspires to be no more and no less than what it is, a thoroughly charming and satisfying romantic comedy with charismatic quirkiness.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
September 2, 2005
It contains a wry, throwback charm.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
September 2, 2005
If wry, understated character comedy is up your alley ... you'll likely dig this movie.
Full Review | Original Score: B
August 27, 2005
the flip side of "The Graduate;" what happened to the guy jilted at the altar? ...a charming, clever, humorous, touching, intelligent comedy.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
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