The Syrian Bride Reviews

July 20, 2020
The narrative remains on the surface, executed between the cliche and the predictable. [Full review in Spanish]
March 1, 2007
Unrelentingly pedantic, it's also utterly humorless.
May 20, 2006
While the film's depiction of bureaucratic frustrations and familial woe are universal, the characters themselves can be difficult to warm up to and often seem as arid as their surroundings.
December 6, 2005
The Syrian Bride becomes an overtly political movie, but with all its loose threads and random directions, it feels more like the pilot for an unmade miniseries.
November 9, 2005
The film becomes so dreary that it feels like a funeral.
August 5, 2005
A classic case of a film without a focus.