If I Didn't Care - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

If I Didn't Care Reviews

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Los Angeles Times
October 26, 2007
There actually is much to like in If I Didn't Care, bits and pieces that might have come together in a way that's more satisfying, but instead it just feels haphazardly tossed together.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
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Bill Stamets
Chicago Sun-Times
September 28, 2007
'Hitchcockian' is the less than lilting compliment used to hype this Long Island noir.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
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Peter Rainer
Christian Science Monitor
September 27, 2007
The Kingdom is ostensibly set in Saudi Arabia but it's really a fantasy action game about winning the war in Iraq.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
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Michael Esposito
Chicago Tribune
September 27, 2007
The ending offers a bit of a surprise, but overall events are pretty much telegraphed, but not as fast in transmission. The running time is not much more than an hour, but it seems much, much longer.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter
August 15, 2007
...the film is notable for its picturesque Hamptons locations and the brevity of its 75-minute running time.
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Kyle Smith
New York Post
August 3, 2007
At 80 minutes, this movie is short, but long enough to be boring.
Read More | Original Score: 1/4
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Stephen Holden
New York Times
August 3, 2007
This 75-minute film plays like a sketchy hybrid of a Columbo episode and Body Heat. It even includes a soupçon of philosophy.
Read More | Original Score: 2/5
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Ronnie Scheib
August 2, 2007
Aside from Sage, the most compelling presence in the film is the neighborhood real estate.
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Stephen Garrett
Time Out
August 2, 2007
This wanna-be neonoir ends up being as half-committed to its goals as its protagonist.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/6
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Rex Reed
New York Observer
August 1, 2007
A tight, surprising little thriller that strongly captures the bogus appeal of life in the Hamptons.
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Aaron Hillis
Village Voice
July 31, 2007
The Cummings boys paint themselves into the proverbial corner with a cop-out ex machina ending -- at which point there is no longer a need for the title's If.