Sweet November Reviews

February 21, 2002
A must-see if only for its last scene, one of the most evocatively filmed finales ever to impart fate upon two lovers.
April 6, 2001
A romantic comedy about the emotional makeover of a self-absorbed workaholic man.
February 16, 2001
Sweet November is neither a masterpiece nor a remake of one, but its wistfulness is infectious, and its melancholy mood lingers for days.
February 16, 2001
Sweet November does neither of its leads any favors. But they fill their roles admirably, and then some.
February 16, 2001
It is cloying but nicely filmed.
February 16, 2001
A guilty pleasure for more than a few ticket buyers who rarely get a chance to indulge their weakness for this sort of story.
February 16, 2001
A guilty pleasure.
February 16, 2001
It allows [Theron] to extend her range as no previous role has done.
February 16, 2001
Soft and bright like the cinematography, the film packs a lot of heart.
February 16, 2001
Sweet November may not be the greatest love story every told, but it gives us an idea of what living in a moment truly means.
February 15, 2001
Sweet November is far from what any rational moviegoer would consider a good film. Somehow, though, it sucks the viewer in.
February 15, 2001
A passable, soggy valentine.
February 14, 2001
Even us cynics will feel a little warm and fuzzy when the credits roll.
February 13, 2001
The basic validity of the story's emotional core beneath all the contrivance starts carrying the day in the latter stretches.
January 1, 2000
Flawed, to be sure, but its heart sure is in the right place.